Canadian History Dictionary Bib : Memoires 1634-1662
Henry William Alexander 1816-1888 Joseph Howe Era Solicitor-general Nova
Scotia--becomes provincial secretary, 1856, 157; resigns from
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 186...
Wilson John 1809-1869 Born In Paisley Scotland Came To Canada
1823; for some years worked on a farm near Perth. Studied law a...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Erects fort in Cape Breton, 200.
(Sir James Douglas era) Voyage to the North-West Coast for sea-...
Bib : Loudon History Of The University Of Toronto In Canada: An
Ency., vol. 4; Burwash, Founding and Development of University ...
(Lord Dorchester era) A disaffected Montrealer, 122, 123.
Talon Jean-baptiste 1625-1691 Born In Picardy France Held
offices in the intendancies of Bordeaux and Lyons, and intendan...
Gray John Hamilton 1814-1889 Born In Bermuda Entered Political
life in New Brunswick in 1850, and became a leading member of t...
Drewe Rev Edward
(John Graves Simcoe era) Accompanies Simcoe as chaplain, 47.
Nelson Horatio Viscount 1758-1805 Born At Burnham Thorpe
England. In 1770 entered the navy; in 1794 served under Lord Ho...
A large tribe, of Algonquian stock, formerly ranging
Great Mohawk Grand Agnie
(Count Frontenac era) Christian Mohawk leader, 246.
Rowan Sir William
Born in Ireland, 1789. Entered the army as ensign,
1783; saw s...
Chambly Jacques De
An officer of the Carignan Regiment; built Fort
St. Louis, on ...
Bougainville Louis Antoine Comte De 1729-1811 Born In Paris
Educated for his father's profession of notary; and soon obtain...
(Bishop Laval era) Heads mission established at Gannentaha, 65,...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Egoism the principle of, 17; Parkman on,...
Upper Canada Gazette
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Official organ of the house, 38, 1...
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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