Canadian History Dictionary Vieux-pont Father
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, landed at Grand Cibou, 200; w...
Meredith Sir William Ralph 1840- Born In The County Of Middlesex
Ontario. Educated at the London District Grammar School, and at...
(Lord Elgin era) Commenced in 1846, 99.
King's College Upper Canada
Granted royal charter, Mar. 15, 1827.
(Count Frontenac era) Left in charge of Port Nelson, 346.
See Ticonderoga. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Fort seized by
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sympathy with rebels expressed in...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Plains Of Abraham
Above city of Quebec. Named after Abraham Martin, a
Frechette Louis 1839-1908 Practised Law And Then Journalism
Represented Levis in the House of Commons, 1874-1878. Chiefly k...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's views on, 95.
Kent And Strathern Edward Augustus Duke Of 1767-1820 Fourth Son
of George III and father of Queen Victoria. Sent to Canada, 179...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor of Hudson's Ba...
Le Gardeur De Repentigny Pierre
Arrived at Quebec from Normandy with
his wife and family, 1636...
Greenway Thomas 1838-1909 Born In Cornwall England Came To
Canada with his parents, 1844. Educated at the public schools o...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Third aide-de-camp to Montcalm, 2; accom...
Deane Silas 1737-1789 Delegate From Connecticut To Continental
Congress, 1774. Sent to France as secret political agent, 1776....
Crawford Isabella Valancy 1851-1887 Born In Ireland Came To
Canada at age of five. Lived at Peterborough, Ontario. Collecte...
Kicking Horse Pass
Through Rocky Mountains, north of lat. 51 deg.,
length 104 mil...
Kirke Sir Lewis
Born 1599. Accompanied his brother Sir David Kirke
on his expe...
Coureurs De Bois
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Described, 17, 18; furnished recruits to
militia, 31; summoned to defend the hornwork, 206. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Stir up Indians
against British, 55. (Count Frontenac era) Created by policy of trading companies, 37; two
classes of, 88; Frontenac instructed to repress, 89; twelve captured,
99; one hanged, 100; king's decision respecting, 125; difficulty in
enforcing the law, 127; amnesty granted on certain conditions, 127;
punishments prescribed for offenders, 128. (Bishop Laval era) Mentioned, 158; decree
against, 159. (Sir James Douglas era) Their character, 52. =Bib.=: See General Index, R.
S. C.; Bancroft, History of the North-West Coast; Parkman, Old
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