Canadian History Dictionary Peace River
A tributary of the Mackenzie; rises in Thutage Lake, in
See Howse Pass.
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Grant Of To Sir William Alexander 223 Lord Dorchester Era Carleton
arranges to visit, 235; population of, 236; communication with ...
A missionary station and fur-trading post, which
stood on the ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) In Upper Canada; created under Con...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Carpenter to De Monts's expedition, 2...
Index : Egerton Ryerson Era His Separate School Bills 235-238 George Brown Era Introduces Separate
school legislation, 144. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can. Men; Canadian Who...
Panet Jean Claude
(Lord Dorchester era) Appointed judge, 183.
Established 1778. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Denounc...
Seward William Henry 1801-1872 Governor Of New York 1838
appointed secretary of state by Lincoln, 1860. =Index=: =N= Sug...
Rises in northern Minnesota, its chief source being
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Their appeal to the public, 26-27....
Came to Nova Scotia from Boston. Appointed member of the
(Wilmot era) Appointed to New Brunswick Council, 7.
Byng John 1704-1757 Born In England Entered The Navy In 1718 In
1727-1736 stationed at Mahon, Minorca; and in 1747-1748 command...
Built by Alexander Hunter Murray of the Hudson's Bay
Index : General Brock Era Appointed Brigadier 123 Arrival Of At Quebec 134
Arrangement Of 1830
Provided that United States vessels should have
access to port...
Barker T B
(Tilley era) Founder of business firm of St. John, 8.
(General Brock era) Younger brother of Brock, 15; gallant condu...
Cornwallis Charles First Marquis 1738-1805 Served In American
Revolutionary War; won victory at Camden over Gates, 1780, and in 1781
defeated Greene at Guildford. In 1781 hemmed in at Yorktown between the
American army and the French fleet, and forced to surrender.
Governor-general and commander-in-chief of Bengal, 1786-1793.
Lord-lieutenant of Ireland, 1798; British plenipotentiary to negotiate
peace of Amiens, 1801. Five years later again returned to India as
governor-general, and died at Ghazeepore. =Index=: (General Brock era) British
plenipotentiary in negotiating peace of Amiens, 30. (Lord Dorchester era) Surrender at
Yorktown, 191. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His capitulation, 211-212, 297. =Bib.=: Cornwallis,
Despatches; Kaye, Lives of Indian Officers; Dict. Nat. Biog.;
Johnston, Yorktown Campaign; Cyc. Am. Biog.
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