Canadian History Dictionary Maillard Antoine Simon
Missionary to the Indians and French of
Acadia and Cape Breton...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Bishopric Of Quebec Offered To 25 Count Frontenac Era Preaches Funeral
sermon on Champlain, 27. (Samuel de Champlain era) Celebrates m...
First Roman Catholic bishop of Vancouver Island,
Mclean John 1828-1886 Born In Scotland Educated At The University
of Aberdeen; ordained priest, 1858, and became curate of St. Pa...
Greeley Horace 1811-1872 American Journalist Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Editor
of New York Tribune, 472; Mackenzie's friend, 473; his influenc...
In Rocky Mountains; source of North Saskatchewan River.
Sherwood Levins Peters 1777-1850 Born In St John's Lower Canada
Removed to Upper Canada; studied law and called to the bar, 180...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists commanded by Tarleton, 202.
(John Graves Simcoe era) First attorney-general of Upper Canada...
(Count Frontenac era) Recollet father, Frontenac's confessor, 1...
(Count Frontenac era) In command at Lachine, on occasion of
Bourinot Sir John George 1837-1902 Born In Sydney Nova Scotia
Educated at Trinity University, Toronto. Chief official reporte...
Schultz Sir John Christian 1840-1896 Born In Amherstburg Ontario
Educated at Oberlin College, Ohio; studied medicine at Queen's ...
La Hontan Louis Armand De Lom D'arce Baron De 1666-1715 Arrived
in Canada in 1683; spent some time at Quebec, and also travelle...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Commanded by Riedesel, 114; not a...
Bib : Works: Journey From Oxford To Skibbereen Letters From High
Latitudes; Inquiry into State of Ireland; Irish Emigration;
On the Richelieu River. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Fort erecte...
Projected as a result of the War of 1812. A commission
Olbeau Jean D'
Born in Langres. Joined the Jesuit College there in
1628. In 1...
Eldest daughter of Louis Hebert, Quebec; married to
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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