Canadian History Dictionary Simcoe John 1714-1759 Entered The Navy And Promoted Captain 1743
served on the court martial of Admiral Byng, 1756-1757. Command...
Born in Connecticut. In 1759 served under Sir William
(Lord Dorchester era) The maiden name of Dorchester's mother, 2...
Shaw Major-general Aeneas
(General Brock era) Stationed on frontier between Kingston
A city of Western Ontario, situated on the Speed River, in the
Lesseps Ferdinand De 1805-1894 Eminent French Engineer Index :
(Samuel de Champlain era) Undertakes Panama Canal, 6. =Bib.=: C...
One of the tribes of the Iroquois confederacy. Parkman gives
Hudson's Bay And North
Carte montrant le chemin que Louis Jolliet a
fait depuis Tadou...
Big Mouth Grande Gueule
(Count Frontenac era) Onondaga orator, 184, 221.
Accompanied Eliza on his voyage to the North-West
Coast in 179...
Joint High Commission British-american 1898-1899 Met In Quebec
Aug. 23, 1898, and again in Washington, Nov. 10. The meetings c...
Irving Jacob Aemilius 1797-1856 Born At Charleston South Carolina
Entered the army at an early age; severely wounded at Waterloo;...
(Lord Elgin era) Measures for their relief, 1847-1848, 46-47;
Howe William Viscount 1729-1814 Brother Of George Augustus
Viscount Howe (q.v.), and Admiral Lord Howe. Commanded light in...
Anderson A Caulfield
An officer of the Hudson's Bay Company,
employed for many year...
Dunlop William 1795?-1848 Born In Scotland Served As A Regimental
surgeon in War of 1812 and in India. Came to Canada in 1826, wi...
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Justifies Upper Canada Rebellion 30 31 Sir John A Macdonald Era His
administration repeals Franchise Act of 1885, 260; succeeds Bla...
An English lawyer; succeeded William Gregory as
Fox Charles James 1749-1806 British Statesman Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Thought Quebec Act should have been introduced in Commons, 66; ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Establishes school at Niagara and afte...
Council Of Assiniboia
Appointed by the Hudson's Bay Company, for the
government of the colonists in their territory. The first meeting was
held Feb. 12, 1835, with Sir George Simpson as president. Bishop Tache,
Alexander Christie, Alexander Ross, Cuthbert Ross, and ten others formed
the Council. The Council, among other useful work, organized a volunteer
corps for defensive and police purposes; divided the settlements into
four districts with a magistrate for each; and made provision for a
public building. =Index=: (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Established by Hudson's Bay Company, 223;
its character, 223; Simpson head of, 244. =Bib.=: Begg, History of the
North-West; Bryce, Manitoba; Hargrave, Red River; Ross, Red River
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