Canadian History Dictionary British Columbia
Area 372,630 square miles. Vancouver Island became a
Founded May 17, 1642, by Chomedy de Maisonneuve. Champlain
Ryerson John 1800-1878 Born In Norfolk Ontario Educated At The
public schools. In 1818 became a Wesleyan preacher, and active ...
French seaport, on the Atlantic, long a stronghold of the
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Iroquois Settlement On 265 Bib : Conant Life In
Canada and Upper Canada Sketches.
Peuvret De Mesnu
(Bishop Laval era) Clerk of Sovereign Council, 158, 167. (Count...
Bowen Edward 1780-1866 Born In Ireland Came To Canada In 1797
studied law and called to the bar in 1803. From 1809 to 1812 re...
A confederacy, of Algonquian stock, occupying the
basin of the...
Mcgill John 1752-1834 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Virginia In
1773. Espoused the royal cause in the Revolution; in 1777 a lie...
Duplessis De Ste Helene Mere Andre
(Bishop Laval era) Her piety, 92.
La Terriere De Sales
Represented Saguenay in Assembly, 1844-1854;
appointed to Legi...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Independent temper of the colony,...
Newspaper published at New York. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenz...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Guillaume Couillard, 146.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Deceived by the hoisting of French flag ...
Richardson Sir John 1787-1865 Born In Dumfries Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University. In 1807 entered the navy as assistant ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189.
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Macdonald studies law in his office,...
Prescott Sir Robert 1725-1816 Born In Lancashire England
Educated for the army. Promoted captain of the 15th Foot, 1755;...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed in battle of Ste. Foy, 264.
Company Of De Caen
Organized by William de Caen and his nephew Emery,
merchants of Rouen. Monopoly granted the company on usual terms as to
settlement, missionaries, etc., 1621. Absorbed Champlain's Company,
1622, and the united Companies carried on trade until 1633. =Index=:
(Samuel de Champlain era) Organized, 130-132; rivalry with Company of Rouen, 133-137;
amalgamation of two companies, 136-137. =Bib.=: Biggar, Early Trading
Companies of New France; Parkman, Pioneers of France.
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