Canadian History Dictionary Harvey Sir John 1778-1852 Entered The British Army And Saw Active
service in Holland, France, at the Cape of Good Hope, Ceylon, I...
Milnes Sir Robert Shore 1746-1836 Born In England Entered The
army. In 1795 governor of the island of Martinique; in 1799 app...
Carver Jonathan 1732-1780 Born At Stillwater New York Joined The
company of rangers raised by John Burk of Northfield, 1756-1757...
Methodist Church In Canada
Can be traced back to 1772, when a party
of Yorkshire Methodis...
Le Brun De Duplessis Jean-baptiste
Born at Corbie, in Picardy, about
1730. Came to Canada about 1...
Vincent John 1765-1848 Born In England In 1781 Entered The Army
as ensign, and promoted lieutenant the same year. In 1786 capta...
(Bishop Laval era) Jesuit, devotion of, 32; his death, 33.
Bib : Dent Last Forty Years
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) French retreat from, 62.
(John Graves Simcoe era) First attorney-general of Upper Canada...
Index : Joseph Howe Era Establishes Steamship Line Between Halifax And Great
Britain, 234; makes New York western terminal of his line, 234....
Located at Toronto. Formed in 1887 from the union
of Toronto B...
Built by the Hudson's Bay Company, in 1794, on the head
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 383.
Capital of the province of Saskatchewan, and formerly of the
(Lord Sydenham era) Poulett Thomson's speech on, 17. (Lord Elgi...
Index : George Brown Era Member Of Brief Brown Ministry 102 On Committee Of
Anti-Slavery Society, 112; speech on Confederation, 1859, 135; ...
Captain of the Shrewsbury in 1759. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm e...
Bib : Burpee Search For The Western Sea Bryce Hudson's Bay
Hazen John Douglas 1860- Born In Oromocto New Brunswick
Educated at the University of New Brunswick; studied law and ca...
Rises in Upper Columbia Lake, lat. 50 deg. 10', long.
115 deg. 50', and flows into Pacific Ocean. Total length about 1150 miles.
Its mouth was discovered by Robert Gray, of Boston, May, 1792, and named
by him after his vessel. It was first reached overland by Lewis and Clark,
in 1805; and first explored throughout its entire length by David
Thompson, of the North West Company, 1807-1811. Its principal branch is
the Kootenay. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Carver's "River of Oregon," 19; Russian
colony projected at, 44; named by Gray, 57; Fraser raised mistaken for,
59; Lewis and Clark on, 67.
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