Canadian History Dictionary Index : Sir James Douglas Era Builds Dewdney Trail From Hope To Similkameen 252-253
(Count Frontenac era) Issued by governor, 115; objected to by b...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists, commanded by Chalmers, 202.
Fraser Simon 1776?-1862 Brought To Canada As A Child From New York
state, his widowed mother settling near Cornwall. Joined the No...
Presbyterian Theological College, established, 1844.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Quaker, elected to Assembly, but, unab...
Mcloughlin John 1784-1857 Born At Riviere Du Loup Studied
medicine in Edinburgh; joined the North West Company; engaged f...
Boudon Abbe Henri-marie
(Bishop Laval era) Succeeds Laval as archdeacon of Evreux,
Cameron Sir Matthew Crooks 1822-1887 Born In Dundas Ontario
Educated at the Home District Grammar School, Toronto, and at U...
Le Jeune Paul
Superior of Jesuits in Canada. Came to Canada in 1632,
St Germain-en-laye Treaty Of
Signed between France and Great
Britain on March 29, 1632. Res...
(Sir James Douglas era) Tenacity of belief in its existence, 50...
Notre Dame De Montreal
(Bishop Laval era) Parish erected, 175; united to Seminary,
Bathurst Henry Third Earl 1762-1834 Succeeded To The Title 1794
Entered Parliament, 1793; president of the board of trade, 1807...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Established near Cataraqui, 265. ...
Kennedy William Nassau 1839-1885 Born At Darlington Ontario
Served as a lieutenant in the Ontario Rifles with the Red River...
Somerville Alexander 1811-1885 Born In Scotland Served In The
regular army. Came to Canada, 1858. Took up newspaper work; for...
Saumarez Sir Thomas
(General Brock era) His letter to Brock from Halifax, 223.
Suze Treaty Of
Signed April 24, 1629. Under its terms peace was
European And North American Railway
(Wilmot era) Wilmot's attitude towards,
127. (Tilley era) Peto...
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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