Canadian History Dictionary Baby James 1762-1833 Born At Detroit Educated At Quebec Seminary
and in 1784 travelled in Europe. On his return the following ye...
The main route of the fur traders, from Hudson Bay to
(Lord Elgin era) Postmaster-general in Hincks-Morin government,...
Laurier Sir Wilfrid 1841- Born At St Lin Quebec Studied Law At
McGill University, and called to the bar, 1864. Entered public ...
Mcleod Archibald Norman
Entered the service of the North West
Company some time before...
See Champlain, Lake.
Amiens Treaty Of
Signed between Great Britain and France, March 25,
Embraces the islands lying north of the mainland
of Canada. Tr...
La Tour Charles Amador De
Son of Claude de la Tour. Came to Acadia
in 1610 with his fath...
Or Portage de Traite, leading from the Saskatchewan
River, by ...
Dorchester Guy Carleton First Baron 1724-1808 Lord Dorchester Era Birth And
parentage, 29; enters army, 29; lieutenant-colonel, 30; Wolfe's...
Phipps Sir William 1651-1695 Born In Maine In 1669 Employed As A
ship carpenter, and later became captain of a merchantman saili...
Special Council Of Lower Canada
(Lord Sydenham era) Summoned to consider question of
Plessis Joseph Octave
Bishop of Quebec, 1806 to 1825. Named
archbishop of Quebec in ...
Bulyea George Headley Vickers
Born in Gagetown, New Brunswick.
Educated at University of New...
Whelan Edward 1824-1867 Born In County Mayo Ireland Emigrated To
Nova Scotia, and employed in the office of the Nova Scotian, un...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sister-in-law of Colonel Beverley Robinso...
Bouquet Henry 1719-1765 Born In Switzerland Served In Holland
Sardinia, and with the Prince of Orange. Was Captain-commandant...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's opinion of, 335.
See also Carillon, Chambly, Crown Point, Frontenac,
Chauvin Pierre Sieur De Tonnetuit
A Huguenot, born at Dieppe.
Appointed captain of the garrison at Honfleur, 1589. Obtained trading
monopoly for ten years in Canada. Made a trading voyage to Canada, 1600,
bringing out a few colonists, whom he landed at Tadoussac. Sailed again
the following year, with a larger fleet, but no colonists; and again in
1602. Died, 1603. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Attempts to form settlement at
Tadoussac, 8; left in charge of Quebec colony, 54. (Count Frontenac era) Obtains patent
for exclusive trade in Canada, 2; sails for the St. Lawrence, 3. =Bib.=:
Biggar, Early Trading Companies of New France.
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