Canadian History Dictionary Viger Denis Benjamin 1774-1861 Born In Montreal Educated For The
legal profession. Practised in Montreal for some years; and in ...
Du Vignau Nicolas
(Samuel de Champlain era) His alleged discoveries, 74-77, inter...
(Count Frontenac era) Physician of the Seminary at Montreal, 91...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Taxes imposed upon, by Legislature of ...
Bedard Pierre Stanislas 1762-1829 Educated At The Seminary Of
Quebec; studied law, and appointed advocate, 1790. Elected for
Incarnation Marie De L'
See Marie de L'Incarnation.
(Tilley era) Elected as Confederation candidate for Northumberl...
(George Brown Era) Origin of the name, 78.
La Loutre Louis Joseph De
Sent to Canada by the Society of Foreign
Missions at Paris, 17...
(Tilley era) Anti-Confederate candidate in St. John County, 109...
Buchanan James 1791-1868 Fifteenth President Of The United States
Young John 1811-1878 Born At Ayr Scotland Came To Canada 1826
In 1837 raised a regiment of volunteers and served during the R...
Loyalists United Empire
Name applied to the inhabitants of the
Thirteen Colonies who r...
Newspaper, published at Halifax. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era) Pub...
Robinson Colonel Beverley 1723-1792 Born In Thornbury England
Entered the army; took part as a major, under Wolfe, in the att...
(Count Frontenac era) Governor Villebon of Acadia establishes h...
Accompanied Governor Cornwallis to Halifax. Acted as
Index : Count Frontenac Era Captured By Troyes 206 Captured Alternately By French And
English, 343, 345. =Bib.=: Dawson, The Saint Lawrence Basin; La...
Kent And Strathern Edward Augustus Duke Of 1767-1820 Fourth Son
of George III and father of Queen Victoria. Sent to Canada, 179...
Rises in La Loche Lake, lat. 56 deg. 10' N., long. 109
deg. 40' W., and after a course of 1000 miles, empties into Hudson Bay.
The mouth of the river was discovered by Munk, a Danish navigator, in
1619, but it was not until 1774 that its upper waters were discovered by
Joseph Frobisher (q.v.), and explored by Thomas Frobisher and
Alexander Henry, the Elder (q.v.), in 1775. The Churchill was
formerly known under various names: Danish River, in honour of Munk;
English River, so called by Frobisher; and Missinipi, the native name.
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