Canadian History Dictionary Gorham John
A native of Massachusetts. Stationed at Annapolis in
South shore of St. Lawrence, below Quebec. =Index=:
Bib : Dent Last Forty Years
(Samuel de Champlain era) Grand almoner of France, intendant, 1...
Phipps Sir William 1651-1695 Born In Maine In 1669 Employed As A
ship carpenter, and later became captain of a merchantman saili...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Bryce Manitoba See Also Red River
Colony; Seven Oaks.
Kirke Sir David 1596-1655? Born In Dieppe Son Of A Scottish
merchant. Went to England, and, with his two brothers, given co...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Lawyer, employed to contest Champlain...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Indian superintendent in the west, 126...
Portland Railway Convention
(Wilmot era) Its object to secure a shorter route
to Europe, 1...
The name Acadia or "la Cadie" is found as early as Nov. 8,
(Lord Elgin era) Member of Seigniorial Court, 187.
Hamilton Alexander 1757-1804 American Statesman Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Anxious to keep on good terms with Britain, 286; Talleyrand's o...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, 115.
Daoust J B
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) One of the Liberal leaders in Lowe...
Tupper Sir Charles Hibbert 1855- Son Of Sir Charles Tupper
Educated at McGill University, and at the Harvard Law School. C...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Company's clerk at Quebec, 121, 138; ...
Colebrooke Sir William Macbean George 1787-1870 After Serving In
the army, and as political agent in the East, became lieutenant...
Also known as Portage La Loche. Named after the methye
Founded by Antoine de la Motte Cadillac (q.v.) in 1701. The
Company Of Canada Merchant Adventurers Of Canada
Organized by David
Kirke, and chartered by Charles I, to exploit the fur trade of the St.
Lawrence. The restoration of Canada to France in 1632 brought the
operations of Kirke, Sir William Alexander, and their associates to an
untimely end. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Letters patent granted to, 176. =Bib.=:
Douglas, Old France in the New World; Kirke, The First English
Conquest of Canada.
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