Canadian History Dictionary Jacques Cartier River
A tributary of the St. Lawrence, north shore,
above Quebec. =I...
(Lord Dorchester era) Montreal merchant, treasonable proceeding...
Camosun D Indian Village On Site Of Victoria Bc 175 Meaning Of
Quebec Province Lower Canada Cartes Du Gouvernement De Quebec Leuee
en l'annee 1709 par les ordres de Monseigneur le Comre de Pontc...
Index : Count Frontenac Era Papineau Causes His Expulsion On Four Occasions From
Assembly, 80; his reconciliation with Papineau, 180; Papineau's...
(Count Frontenac era) Fort built at falls of, 329.
Lauzon Jean De
Born, 1582. Governor of New France, 1651-1656; had
Capital of Alaska. Baranof built a fort there in 1799, which he...
(George Brown Era) A leader of the Clear Grits, 39. (Lord Elgin...
Caesar Sir Julius 1558-1636 Sat In Parliament 1589-1622
chancellor of the exchequer, 1606; master of the Rolls, 1614-16...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands Montreal militia, 105.
(Tilley era) Elected in York, New Brunswick, 108.
Bienville Jean Baptiste Le Moyne Sieur De 1680-1768 Son Of
Charles Le Moyne, and brother of Iberville. Accompanied Ibervil...
A town on the North Saskatchewan, at the mouth of the
(Samuel de Champlain era) Grant of, to Sir Thomas Gates, 223.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Pamphlet against Jesuits, 153.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Teaches school at Fredericksburg and M...
Born in Ireland. Emigrated to Canada, and settled in
Rouer De Villeray Louis 1630?-1685 Born In France Came To Canada
in 1651. Through Laval's influence, appointed to the Sovereign ...
In War of 1812. =Index=: (General Brock era) Effects of, 261-26...
Coffin William Foster 1808-1878 Born In Bath England Came To
Quebec with his father, an army officer, 1813. Returned to England,
1815, and until 1824 was a student at Eton. Came back to Canada, 1830.
Called to the bar, 1835. Took part in the suppression of the Rebellion
of 1837. Joint sheriff of Montreal, 1840-1851. Appointed commissioner of
ordnance lands, 1856, and one of the Intercolonial Railway
commissioners, 1868. Held many important offices under the government of
Canada and in the militia. =Bib.=: Works: History of the War of 1812;
Three Chapters on a Triple Project; Thoughts on Defence from a Canadian
Point of View; Quirks of Diplomacy. For biog., see Morgan, Annual
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