Canadian History Dictionary By John 1781-1836 Born In England Entered The Army In 1799 In
1802 came to Canada; returned to England in 1811; and served in...
Rae John 1813-1893 Served As A Surgeon In The Hudson's Bay
Company. In 1846-1847 made two exploring expeditions. Accompani...
(George Brown Era) Origin of, 78-79; alliance with, of George B...
Area, 260,862 square miles. Formerly Upper Canada. As a
Joly De Lotbiniere Sir Henri Gustave 1829-1908 Studied Law And
called to the bar, 1855. Elected to Assembly for Lotbiniere, 18...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Recognizes Arnold's Abilities 105 Ordered By Congress To
appoint commission for exchange of prisoners, 207; opposed to
Cousin of Sir Alexander Mackenzie. Came to Canada
Town in Ontario, situated at mouth of River Maitland, Huron
A town on the south-west coast of the province of Nova
Thomson Edward William 1849- Canadian Author And Journalist
Named after the Algonquian tribe of the same name.
Mitchell Peter 1824-1899 Born In Newcastle New Brunswick
Educated at the Newcastle Grammar School; called to the bar, 18...
Boues Charles De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Vicar-general of Pontoise, contribute...
Partelow John R
(Wilmot era) Opposed to responsible government, 65; his views
Company Of Rouen And St Malo Champlain's Company
the instance of Champlain, in 1614. The shares ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Negotiates restoration of Quebec, 220...
(Bishop Laval era) Brings out a number of colonists and ecclesi...
Anglin Timothy Warren 1822-1886 Born In Ireland Came To St John
New Brunswick, 1849. Established Weekly Freeman that year. Elec...
(Sir James Douglas era) Built by Hudson's Bay Company, outpost ...
Willis John Walpole 1792-1877 Born In England A Voluminous Writer
on legal subjects. In 1827 appointed a puisne judge of the King...
Chouart Dit Des Groseilliers Medard
Born in France about 1621.
Came to Canada, 1642. After serving the Jesuits for some years as a
donne, or lay helper, engaged in the fur trade, and with his
brother-in-law Radisson (q.v.) made extensive explorations in the West
and North, 1659-1663. With Radisson afterwards went to England and was
instrumental in establishing the Hudson's Bay Company, and laying the
foundations of its gigantic fur trading monopoly on the shores of Hudson
Bay. =Bib.=: Dionne, Chouart et Radisson (R. S. C., 1893); Sulte,
Radisson in the North-West (R. S. C., 1904); Sulte, Decouverte du
Mississippi (R. S. C., 1903); Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company; Laut,
Pathfinders of the West and Conquest of the Great North-West.
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