Canadian History Dictionary Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era French Minister Glad To Get Rid Of Canada 11
Wetmore A B
(Tilley era) Anti-Confederate candidate in St. John, New
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) As an orator, 7; influence on Cart...
Wetherall Sir George Augustus 1788-1868 Born In Hampshire
England. Educated at Winchester and the Military College, Farnh...
Village on north bank of St. Lawrence. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montca...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent with seventy men to attack Arnold in...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed at Laprairie, 232.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, drowned, 200.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Rescues French soldiers from floating ic...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commanded the volunteers who first climb...
Westminster Conference 1866
To settle finally the plan on which the
Confederation of the p...
Lieutenant-colonel in the army, 1755; commanded an
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era President Of Westminster Conference In London 126
effect of his resignation on Confederation, 128; Macdonald's le...
Mair Charles 1840- Born In Lanark Ontario Educated At Queen's
University, Kingston. Paymaster for the Dominion government at ...
Pardoe Avern 1845- George Brown Era Librarian Of Legislative Assembly Of
Ontario, 255; a witness of the shooting of George Brown by Benn...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's views on, 95.
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Becomes Viceroy Of New France 129 His Administration
causes dissatisfaction, 130; his letter to Champlain, 130; resi...
(Count Frontenac era) Commands war party from Quebec, 236; capt...
Steuben Frederick William Augustus Henry Ferdinand Baron Von
(1730-1794). Served through Seven Years' War. In 1777 offered h...
Sketch Of Kingston Harbour Showing The Grounds Reserved For The
purposes of Government for Public Works. Buildings, Naval Yard,...
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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