Canadian History Dictionary Davis Captain Sylvanus
(Count Frontenac era) Captured at Fort Loyal, 252; a prisoner
Blake Edward 1833- Born In Adelaide Ontario Educated At Upper
Canada College and University of Toronto. Called to the bar of ...
(Tilley era) English schoolmaster, 5.
Wilson John 1809-1869 Born In Paisley Scotland Came To Canada
1823; for some years worked on a farm near Perth. Studied law a...
Beauharnois Francois De 1665-1746 Born In France Became
intendant of New France in 1702 and held the position until 170...
See Champlain, Lake.
Lawrence Joseph W
(Tilley era) Supports Tilley in 1850, 10.
Probably a native of Genoa. Became a citizen of Venice,
Capital of the province of Ontario. The name is of Huron
Work Or Wark John 1792-1861 Born In Ireland Entered Service Of
Hudson's Bay Company, 1814; employed east of the mountains unti...
Talbot Thomas 1771-1853 Rose To The Rank Of Colonel In The British
army, and for a time attached to the staff of Governor Simcoe. ...
(Bishop Laval era) French vessel, 219. (Count Frontenac era) Fr...
Prevost Sir George 1767-1816 Born In New York Entered The Army
took part in the battles of St. Vincent, Dominica, and St. Luci...
Royal American Regiment
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Afterwards 60th Foot, Haldimand
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Crisis approaching in, 287; Imperi...
Drew Andrew 1792-1878 Entered The Navy 1806 Took Part In Many Of
the most important engagements during the war with France, incl...
(Samuel de Champlain era) His definition of the territory of Ne...
The name Acadia or "la Cadie" is found as early as Nov. 8,
See Constitutional Act.
Lymburner Adam 1746-1836 Born In Kilmarnock Scotland Came To
Canada about 1776, and settled at Quebec, where he succeeded to...
Went to Astoria on the Beaver in 1811-1812 as an employee
of the Pacific Fur Company. When Astoria was transferred to the North
West Company, joined that Company. Spent five years on the Columbia, and
returned to the East overland. His narrative formed one of the principal
sources of Irving's Astoria, and is a valuable account of the fur
trade on the Pacific coast. =Bib.=: Adventures on the Columbia River.
For biog., see Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company.
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