Canadian History Dictionary Index : Lord Dorchester Era In Command At Ticonderoga Discouraging Messages From
179, 180; on surrender of Burgoyne retreats to St. Johns, 180. ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Agent of Papineau to Upper Canada,...
Rises in La Loche Lake, lat. 56 deg. 10' N., long. 109
(Count Frontenac era) Name given to Company of New France after...
Index : Lord Elgin Era His Tribute To Lord Elgin 123-124 Bib : Cyc Am
Simcoe John 1714-1759 Entered The Navy And Promoted Captain 1743
served on the court martial of Admiral Byng, 1756-1757. Command...
One of the provisional districts formed out of the
Discovered by John Cabot in 1497. First settlement made by
Cousin of Sir Alexander Mackenzie. Came to Canada
Dallas A J
Born in Scotland. Engaged for some years in the China
(General Brock era) Grandfather of Sir Isaac Brock, 5.
Rockingham Charles Watson-wentworth Marquis Of 1730-1782 Born In
Yorkshire, England. Educated at Westminster School and St. John...
(Lord Sydenham era) Act passed establishing, 339.
(Bishop Laval era) Iroquois chief, conversion of, 65; edifying ...
An American vessel, which brought out the Astorians from New
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Commanded by Riedesel, 114; not a...
(Lord Dorchester era) Movements on foot in, for separation from...
War Of 1812
Declared by the United States against Great Britain in
(George Brown Era) Secret of its success in 1878, 241. (Sir Joh...
(Bishop Laval era) House of charity established by, 245.
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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