Canadian History Dictionary Index : Count Frontenac Era On French Parliaments 153
(General Brock era) Grandfather of Sir Isaac Brock, 5.
Newspaper published at New York. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Pe...
Holmes B E
One of leaders of the Liberal party in Lower Canada, 50.
Lauzon Jean De
Born, 1582. Governor of New France, 1651-1656; had
(Lord Dorchester era) In search for Strait of Anian, 26.
Procter Henry A
(1787-1859). Born in Wales. Served in the army, and
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Battle of, 108.
Discovered by John Cabot in 1497. First settlement made by
See North-West Coast.
Rolph John 1792-1870 Born In Thornbury England Emigrated To
Canada. Practised as a physician in Toronto, and in 1837 took p...
(Lord Dorchester era) Of Montreal, his disaffection, 79; comman...
(Bishop Laval era) On the zeal of the missionaries, 61.
La Tour Claude De
A Huguenot gentleman; came to Port Royal in 1610
(Samuel de Champlain era) In Saintonge, birthplace of Champlain...
A Map Of The Sea Coast Of New England According To The Actual Survey
made thereof by Captain Cyprian Southack. As also the outlines ...
Chambly Jacques De
An officer of the Carignan Regiment; built Fort
St. Louis, on ...
Two forts of this name were founded by the Hudson's Bay
Willison John Stephen 1856- Born At Hill's Green Ontario Began
his journalistic career with the London Advertiser, 1882; joine...
Bourinot Sir John George 1837-1902 Born In Sydney Nova Scotia
Educated at Trinity University, Toronto. Chief official reporte...
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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