Canadian History Dictionary Pichon Thomas
A native of France; in early life a medical student.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Grand-niece of Haldimand, 343.
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Question embitters public life of Up...
(General Brock era) Sister of Sir Isaac Brock, 71.
(Lord Dorchester era) Effect of, in Canada, 33, 57.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On Miami River, 22. (General Brock era) ...
Montagu Lady Mary Wortley 1689-1762 Wolfe / Montcalm Era On Death Of Wolfe 239
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Generosity of, 505.
Discovered by La Verendrye in 1736. Fort Rouge was
built at th...
Broughton William Robert 1762-1821 Born In England Entered The
navy, 1774, and served on the American station until 1778. In 1...
Street John Ambrose
(Wilmot era) Supports the governor of New Brunswick, 46.
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Negotiations For Begun 45 117 Arranged For By British
North America Act, 151; difficulty in selecting route, 152,153;...
La Riborde Gabriel De
Recollet missionary; arrived from France in
1670, and sent to ...
(General Brock era) Commander of Iphigenie, and subsequently of...
Hanington Daniel Lionel 1835-1909 Born At Shediac New Brunswick
Called to the bar, 1861; in 1870 entered the New Brunswick Asse...
Begbie Sir Matthew Baillie 1819-1894 Educated At Cambridge And
called to the English bar in 1844. Judge of the colony of Briti...
Chartier De Lotbiniere Rene Louis
(Bishop Laval era) Appointed to Sovereign
Council, 166. (Count...
Howe George Augustus Third Viscount 1724-1758 Came To Halifax
1757, in command of 60th Regiment. Transferred to command of 55...
(Joseph Howe era) Supports Confederation, 186; member of Nova
(General Brock era) British corvette, fired on by United States...
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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