Canadian History Dictionary New Brunswick University Of
(Wilmot era) Established as provincial
university, 1859, 51; f...
Weir Lieutenant George
Came to Canada with the 32nd Regiment; served
in the Rebellion...
Dunn Thomas 1731-1818 Engaged In Mercantile Life Came To Canada
shortly after the conquest. In 1764 appointed a member of the f...
Schultz Sir John Christian 1840-1896 Born In Amherstburg Ontario
Educated at Oberlin College, Ohio; studied medicine at Queen's ...
Wiseman Nicholas Patrick Stephen 1802-1865 Born At Seville Spain
Educated at St. Cuthbert's College, Ushaw, near Durham, and the...
Knutsford Henry Thurston Holland First Viscount 1825-
Represented Midhurst in Parliament, 1874-1885, and Hampstead, 1...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His report on state of affairs at...
La Fleche College Of
(Bishop Laval era) Laval studies at, 19, 20.
Quebec Siege Of 1760
After the battle of Ste. Foy, April 20, 1760,
Bib : Bryce Hudson's Bay Company Laut Pathfinders Of The West
and Conquest of the Great North-West.
Area 372,630 square miles. Vancouver Island became a
Red River Colony
Also known as the Red River Settlement; Selkirk
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) On Haldimand. 291.
Aylwin Thomas Cushing 1806-1871 Born In Quebec City Studied Law
and called to the bar, 1828. First entered public life, 1841, a...
Wiman Erastus 1834-1904 Born At Churchville Ontario Educated In
Toronto; early became engaged in newspaper work; joined the sta...
(Lord Dorchester era) His house occupied by Arnold, 111; comman...
Cameron James Mc Attempts To Kidnap Mackenzie 464
South shore of St. Lawrence, below Quebec. =Index=:
(Count Frontenac era) Frontenac's secretary, 260, 297.
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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