Canadian History Dictionary Brulon Jean Gauthier De
(Bishop Laval era) Canon and confessor of chapter of
Boucher De Grosbois Et De Boucherville Pierre 1622-1717 Came To
Canada in 1634 with his father; served as a soldier of the litt...
Bienville Jean Baptiste Le Moyne Sieur De 1680-1768 Son Of
Charles Le Moyne, and brother of Iberville. Accompanied Ibervil...
Smith James 1808-1868 Born In Montreal Studied Law And Called To
the bar of Lower Canada, 1830. Elected to the Legislature for
Aube-riviere Francois Louis De Pourroy De L'
Appointed bishop of
Quebec, Aug. 16, 1739. Arrived at Quebec, ...
(Joseph Howe era) Supports Confederation, 186; member of Nova
(John Graves Simcoe era) Abuses in, 212.
Plamondon Marc Aurele
Born in Quebec, 1823. Educated at the Quebec
Seminary. In 1846...
Discovered by John Bell, of the Hudson's Bay Company,
(George Brown Era) Its effect on Canadian invasion, 15, 31-32;
Ruette D'auteuil Francois-madeleine-fortune
(Count Frontenac era) Son of Denis,
succeeds him, 138; makes t...
Bib : Dollier De Casson Histoire Du Montreal 1640-1672 Morin Le
vieux Montreal; McLennan, Anciens Montrealais ("Canada Francais...
Prevost Major Augustin
Son of preceding. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Intere...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) On Haldimand. 291.
Oregon Boundary Question
(Sir James Douglas era) Settled in 1846, 27; occupation of the
(Samuel de Champlain era) Author of an ode to Champlain, 72.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Surveyor-general, Upper Canada, 178.
(General Brock era) Question of land grant for, 138; letters to...
Belcher Jonathan 1711-1776 Second Son Of Governor Belcher Of
Massachusetts. Educated at Harvard University, Cambridge, and i...
Index : General Brock Era Lieutenant-governor Of Upper Canada 8 78 His Civil And
military service, 78; arms supplied to, 97; arrives at Quebec f...
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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