Canadian History Dictionary Bank Of Upper Canada
Established 1823 with a capital of $41,364,
which had increase...
St Lawrence And Atlantic Railway
(Lord Elgin era) Chartered, 1845, to connect
with Atlantic and...
Vaudreuil-cavagnal Pierre De Rigaud Marquis De 1698-1778 Born At
Quebec, son of Philippe de Vaudreuil (q.v.). Entered the army a...
Hind Henry Youle
Born in Nottingham, England, 1823. Travelled in
Mexico, 1846. ...
Sutherland Thomas J
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Plans occupation of Navy Island, 4...
Macpherson Sir David Lewis 1818-1896 Born In Scotland Came To
Canada, 1835. In 1842 entered business in Montreal; in 1851 he,...
Russian-american Fur Company
Chartered in 1799, with a monopoly of
the fur trade of Russian...
Columbia Fur Company
(Sir James Douglas era) Organized, 1822, by recruits from the N...
(George Brown Era) Moves approval of George Brown's course in
Naval station, four miles from Victoria, Vancouver Island.
Sweatman Arthur 1834-1909 Born In London England Educated At
Christ College, Cambridge. Headmaster of Hellmuth College, Lond...
Stanmore Sir Arthur Hamilton Gordon Baron 1829- Sir John A Macdonald Era
Lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick, at first opposes Confeder...
Sedgewick Major Robert
(Count Frontenac era) Seizes Acadia by Cromwell's orders, 268.
New York State
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Proposal to build Florida barrack...
Company Of Canada Merchant Adventurers Of Canada
Organized by David
Kirke, and chartered by Charles I, to explo...
Le Moyne Paul Sieur De Maricourt 1663-1704 Son Of Charles Le
Moyne, Sieur de Longueuil. Born in Montreal. Accompanied De Tro...
Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Discovered By Samuel Hearne 3 31 Leroux Builds Post On
18; Mackenzie on, 35, 36, 48, 49; forts on, 54-55. =Bib.=: Hear...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On Wabash River, 22.
Urfe Abbe D'
(Count Frontenac era) Haughtily treated by Frontenac, 110. (Bis...
(George Brown Era) A leader of the Clear Grits, 39. (Lord Elgin...
Battle in War of 1812-1814, fought Nov. 11th, 1813.
The scene of the fight was near the head of the Long Sault Rapids, on
the St. Lawrence. Morrison commanded the British troops, about 800 men,
and Boyd the Americans, numbering 1800, increased during the fight to
2400. The Americans were driven off the field. Morrison captured 100 men
and a gun. The American loss was 300 men; and the British, 200 men. See
also War of 1812. =Bib.=: Lucas, Canadian War of 1812; Kingsford,
History of Canada.
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