Canadian History Dictionary Gourlay Robert Fleming 1778-1863 Born In The Parish Of Ceres
Fifeshire, Scotland. Attended St. Andrews University. Took part...
(Count Frontenac era) Frontenac's secretary, 260, 297.
Tanguay Cyprien 1819-1902 Born In The City Of Quebec Graduated At
Quebec Seminary in 1839, and ordained priest 1843. In 1860 remo...
Maubec Abbey Of
(Bishop Laval era) Revenues of, assigned to bishopric of Quebec...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Second Church of England clergyman to ...
Hall Major George D
(Lord Sydenham era) Appointed military secretary and
(Lord Sydenham era) Their powers and functions, and relations t...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Montagnais chief, 139, 163; found to ...
Located at Halifax. Founded by George Ramsay, ninth
Earl of Da...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
(General Brock era) Early name of Hamilton, 52. See also
Townshend George Marquis 1724-1807 Born In Norfolk England
Entered the army, and engaged in the battles of Dettingen, Font...
Carleton Sir Guy
Bonne Captain De
Born in France, and before coming to Canada served
in the regi...
Debartzch P D
Engaged in journalism. First elected to the Assembly
of Lower ...
Voyage of, in 1774, 13, 14.
A lake situated between Lake Ontario and Georgian Bay; named
(Sir James Douglas era) Traversed by Mackenzie, 56; origin of n...
(John Graves Simcoe era) First attorney-general of Upper Canada...
Biencourt De Poutrincourt Jean De Baron De Saint Just 1557-1615
Had won distinction as a soldier in the service of France; and ...
Cook Captain James 1728-1779 Served In Canada During Siege Of
Quebec, 1759. Discovered New Zealand, 1769, and New South Wales, 1770.
In his famous voyage of 1776-1778, explored the north-west coast of
America. Returning the following year, murdered by the natives of
Owhyhee or Hawaii, in the Sandwich Islands. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) At Nootka, 14;
motive of his voyage to North-West Coast, 17; his skill, courage, and
endurance, 19; search for North-West passage, 19; his voyage of 1778,
20; refits his ship at Nootka, 20; names the Sound, 20; denies existence
of Fonte's and De Fuca's channels, 21; discovers and names Prince
William's Sound and Cook's Inlet, 21; visits Unalaska, 21; sails through
and names Bering Strait, 21; reaches the Arctic, 21; killed by natives,
at Sandwich Islands, Feb. 14, 1779, 21; his narrative published, 1784,
21. =Bib.=: Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. For biog., see Besant,
Captain Cook; Laut, Vikings of the Pacific; Dict. Nat. Biog.
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