Canadian History Dictionary Langlade
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Hudson's Bay Company post at mouth of Albany River, west
(Egerton Ryerson era) Founded at York (Toronto), 1829, 82; Eger...
Aix-la-chapelle Treaty Of
Signed between Great Britain and France,
April 18, 1748. Broug...
Strachan John 1778-1867 Born In Aberdeen Scotland Graduated At
King's College, Aberdeen, 1796. Came to Canada, 1799, and opene...
St Leger Colonel Barry
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Ordered to occupy Crown Point, 21...
Urfe Abbe D'
(Count Frontenac era) Haughtily treated by Frontenac, 110. (Bis...
Le Sage Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Repulses landing of English, 107.
Rolph John 1792-1870 Born In Thornbury England Emigrated To
Canada. Practised as a physician in Toronto, and in 1837 took p...
Crawford John Willoughby 1817-1875 Born In Ireland Came To
Canada, 1824; studied law and called to the bar, 1824. Sat in t...
Camosun D Indian Village On Site Of Victoria Bc 175 Meaning Of
(Count Frontenac era) Leads Abenaquis in attack on English sett...
Laird David 1833- Born At New Glasgow Prince Edward Island
Represented Queens County, in House of Commons, 1873-1876; beca...
An American vessel, which brought out the Astorians from New
Bourdon Jean 1602-1668 Born In Normandy Came To Canada 1634
Engaged for some years as a civil engineer and land surveyor; s...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands the Montreal militia with Prud'...
(Lord Dorchester era) Presentment of, 14; protested against by ...
(Sir James Douglas era) First steamship on the Pacific, 1835, 4...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Or Half-breeds, view with alarm the ...
Fournier Telesphore 1824-1896 Studied Law And Called To The Bar
1846; one of principal editorial writers on Le National; electe...
Company Of New France Compagnie Des Cent-associes
1627, by Cardinal Richelieu, on the advice of Isaac de Razilly. A
monopoly of fifteen years was granted, with full ownership of the entire
valley of the St. Lawrence, in return for which the Company was to take
out three hundred colonists every year up to 1643. No serious effort was
made to carry out this obligation, although the Company continued to
enjoy its monopoly until 1663. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Resigns its charter, 41;
renders assistance to missions, 50; succeeded by the West India Company,
145. (Samuel de Champlain era) Established, 169; list of directors, 170; documents relating
to, 171; sends out four vessels, 172; equips ships to retake Quebec,
213; terms of grant to, 222; bears expense of Jesuit mission stations,
228; sincerely interested in conversion of savages and progress of
colonization, 244; special committee for its financial affairs, 244;
appoints Champlain governor, 244. (Count Frontenac era) Created by Cardinal Richelieu, 19;
colonists sent out by, 28; cedes some of its rights to colonists, 36;
new arrangement works badly, 37; surrenders all its powers to the king,
1663, 49; its failure to fulfil its engagements, 55. (Lord Elgin era) Creates
seigniories, 175. =Bib.=: Biggar, Early Trading Companies of New
France; Parkman, Pioneers of France.
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