Canadian History Dictionary Crawford Isabella Valancy 1851-1887 Born In Ireland Came To
Canada at age of five. Lived at Peterborough, Ontario. Collecte...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Sir James Douglas era) Voyage to the North-West Coast for sea-...
On the Saskatchewan. A notable place in the annals of
Loyalists United Empire
Name applied to the inhabitants of the
Thirteen Colonies who r...
Baldwin C T
Born in Ireland. Entered the army; served throughout
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Rescued by French grenadier from Indian
Grey Charles Second Earl 1764-1845 Distinguished British
statesman, noted particularly for his connection with the first...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Samuel de Champlain era) French vessel seized by the English, ...
Bienville Jean Baptiste Le Moyne Sieur De 1680-1768 Son Of
Charles Le Moyne, and brother of Iberville. Accompanied Ibervil...
Mascarene Paul 1684-1760 Born In Castras In The South Of France
Educated at Geneva, and afterwards went to England; naturalized...
(Samuel de Champlain era) A Basque, fishes on Acadian coast as ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Lieutenant of Grenadiers, helps to carry...
Cartier And His Time
Minutes of the Executive Council,
correspondence, registers, i...
Annexation To United States
A fitful movement, never reaching serious
proportions, and gen...
A tribe of Algonquian stock. They are named on
Galinee's map o...
Newspaper published at Ottawa. Established, 1844. =Index=:
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzi...
Alexander Vii Pope 1599-1667 Born Fabio Chigi Elected Pope 1655
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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