Canadian History Dictionary L'ange Captain
(Samuel de Champlain era) Meets Champlain on his return from th...
Scott Thomas 1746-1824 Born In Scotland Studied For The Ministry
and became a probationer; employed for a time as private tutor....
See Talbot, Thomas.
King's College Upper Canada
Granted royal charter, Mar. 15, 1827.
Buteux Jacques 1600-1652 Born In France In 1634 Sent As A
missionary to Canada, and arrived at the new settlement of Thre...
Sifton Clifford 1861- Educated At Victoria University Removed To
Manitoba and called to the bar of that province, 1882. Elected ...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Graduate of Victoria College, 143.
Vaudreuil Philippe De Rigaud Marquis De
Came to Canada, 1687, in
command of eight hundred troops, and,...
Gates Sir Thomas 1596-1621 Governor Of Virginia Index : Samuel De Champlain Era
Grant to, by James I of England, 223. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.;...
(Count Frontenac era) Recollet, on bad examples shown by
Longueuil Charles Colmer Grant Baron De
(Lord Sydenham era) Owner of "Alwington,"
Van Horne Sir William Cornelius 1843- Born In Will County
Illinois. Educated at the common schools. In 1857 entered the r...
(Count Frontenac era) Name given to Company of New France after...
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; arreste...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Casual and territorial, how derive...
Astor John Jacob 1763-1848 Founder Of Astor Fur Company Index :
(General Brock era) Sends news of declaration of war in 1812, 2...
Fidler Peter 1769-1822 Entered Service Of Hudson's Bay Company
about 1791. Carried on extensive explorations and surveys in th...
St Hubert Father
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Recommended for vacancy in bishop...
(General Brock era) Affair of, 82-86.
A New And Correct Map Of North America With The West India Isles
Divided according to the last Treaty of Peace. Concluded at Par...
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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