Canadian History Dictionary Tonti Chevalier Henri De 1650-1704 Born In Gaeta Italy Son Of A
well-known financier, and inventor of the Tontine form of life
A Western confederacy, of Siksika stock. First
described in th...
Laval Charles Francois Guy Fanchon Bishop Laval Era Nephew Of Laval Educated
by him at Quebec, 140.
Paul I 1754-1801 Czar Of Russia Son Of Peter Iii And Catherine Ii
Ascended the throne, 1796. =Index=: (General Brock era) Withdra...
Bib : Begg History Of British Columbia Bancroft History Of
British Columbia; Macdonald, British Columbia and Vancouver's I...
Van Egmond Anthony
Commander of the Upper Canadian rebels in 1837; a
native of Ho...
Smith William 1728-1793 Born In New York City Graduated At Yale
1745; called to the New York bar, and practised in that city. I...
Joined the army, 1753; took part in the expedition
Henry Alexander The Elder 1739-1824 One Of The Pioneer Fur
traders in north-western America. Born in New Jersey. Entered t...
Arthur Sir George 1784-1854 The Last Lieutenant-governor Of Upper
Canada, 1838-1841. The chief event of his tenure of office was ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Merchant, compensation awarded to, fo...
A partner of the North West Company. =Index=:
(Sir Frederick H...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Ragueneau Paul 1605-1680 Born In Paris France Joined The Society
of Jesus, and in 1636 came to Canada as a missionary to the Ind...
On Stikine River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay...
Boulay Angelique Louise Talon Du
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Wife of Montcalm, 5; her grief
at his d...
George Sir Rupert D
(Joseph Howe era) Provincial secretary of Nova Scotia, 57;
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Rad...
Deane Silas 1737-1789 Delegate From Connecticut To Continental
Congress, 1774. Sent to France as secret political agent, 1776....
Index : Lord Elgin Era Selected As Seat Of Government And Later As Capital Of The
Dominion, 79. (George Brown Era) Selection of, as capital, oppo...
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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