Canadian History Dictionary Company Of Canada Merchant Adventurers Of Canada
Organized by David
Kirke, and chartered by Charles I, to explo...
(Wilmot era) Retires from New Brunswick Council, 69. (Tilley er...
(General Brock era) Captain of Leopard, fires on Chesapeake,
Algonquian chief. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Urges Cham...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) A strong defence on left bank of St. Cha...
See Talbot, Thomas.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk sent to Gaspe, returns with new...
Orleans Isle Of
In the St. Lawrence River, below Quebec. It was
first named by...
Street George F
(Wilmot era) Solicitor-general of Brunswick, 34.
(Joseph Howe era) On his death, 1839, Joseph Howe offered his s...
Index : George Brown Era His Sketch Of Gordon Brown 245 Bib : Morgan Can
Men; Canadian Who's Who.
Bossuet Jacques Benigne 1627-1704 Churchman And Orator Bishop Of
Meaux; took a leading part in the Gallican controversy. =Index=...
Foster George Eulas 1847- Born In Carleton County New Brunswick
Entered political life as member for King's County, New Brunswi...
Fort St Pierre
(Samuel de Champlain era) Founded by Nicolas Denys, in Cape Bre...
(John Graves Simcoe era) In Devon, family estate of Simcoe, 40,...
A community of Iroquois, chiefly drawn from the
Oneida and Moh...
Crawford John Willoughby 1817-1875 Born In Ireland Came To
Canada, 1824; studied law and called to the bar, 1824. Sat in t...
(Lord Sydenham era) Of Quebec and Montreal, their aims,
Bond William Bennett 1815-1906 Born In Truro England At An Early
age went to Newfoundland. Removed to Quebec, 1840; the same yea...
Black John 1817-1879 Born In Scotland Went To The Red River
Settlement as legal adviser to Adam Thom, recorder of Rupert's ...
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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