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Sevigne Marie De Rabutin-chantel 1627-1696 Count Frontenac Era Her Son-in-law A
candidate for governorship of Canada, 65; describes severities ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's newspaper, first publi...
Richardson James 1791-1875 Entered The Provincial Marine 1809
and served through the War of 1812. Entered the ministry of the...
Louis Xiii King Of France 1601-1643 Succeeded His Father Henry
IV, in 1610. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Close relations of ...
On the St. Lawrence, above Quebec. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm e...
Des Brisay Alexander C
(Tilley era) Confederate candidate in New Brunswick,
Algonquian chief. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Urges Cham...
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years
(Count Frontenac era) Issued by governor, 115; objected to by b...
Morrison Joseph Curran 1816-1885 Born In Ireland Came To Canada
with his father. In 1839 called to the bar of Upper Canada; in ...
Riel Rebellion 1885 The Land Question Which Had Given Rise To The
Red River Rebellion of 1869-1870, was also responsible for the
(Samuel de Champlain era) Agent of Company of New France, 244.
Near mouth of Richelieu River. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain er...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Commander at Niagara, lost in fou...
Haultain Frederick William Gordon 1857- Born In Woolwich
England. Educated at Montreal High School, Peterborough Collegi...
Fort St Louis
On Illinois River, near site of present town of La
On Columbia River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Established...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 389.
(General Brock era) Made by Napoleon; sequestered all American
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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