Canadian History Dictionary Dollier De Casson Francis 1636-1701 Born In Basse Bretagne Served
with distinction as a cavalry officer under Turenne. Came to Mo...
(Samuel de Champlain era) An Indian chief, 29.
Discovered by David Thompson of the North West
Company, in Jan...
Garneau Francois-xavier 1809-1866 Studied Law And Practised As A
notary; afterwards clerk of the Legislative Assembly and city c...
(Tilley era) Runs for St. John County as Anti-Confederate, 85; ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Agent for government of Upper Canada, ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sympathy with rebels expressed in...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Principle of, 17; Parkman on, 19.
Born in England. Came to Montreal, and engaged in the
Dosquet Pierre-herman 1691-1777 Native Of Lille France Came To
Canada, 1721; on his return to France, 1725, consecrated bishop...
Founded through the far-sighted liberality of James
McGill, a ...
Castillon Jacques De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assisted in forming Company of New Fr...
(Bishop Laval era) Zeal of the missionaries compared with that ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Surgeon, with the expedition at Port ...
Sherwood Henry 1807-1855 Represented Toronto In Legislative
Assembly, 1841-1854; member of Executive Council and solicitor-...
Organized as a provisional district in 1882. It then
Pioneer fur trader in the West. When the French
Yorke Charles 1722-1770 Lord Dorchester Era Attorney-general Of England His
views on Canadian laws, 62.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Founded in Toronto, with b...
Between Great Britain and the United States; negotiated
(Lord Dorchester era) Faithful to the British government, 72,
80. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Illiterate but highly respected, 42; receive donations for fire
sufferers, 44; refuse to believe that Canada would ever be ceded to
Britain, 128; Quebec Act and, 174; Haldimand's attitude towards, 180,
181, 182; attempt to get French priests into Seminary, 187; their
interest in establishment of public library, 191; alarmed at large
numbers of Protestant settlers, 264.
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