Canadian History Dictionary Burr Aaron 1756-1836 Born In New Jersey In 1775 Served In The
Revolutionary army, and accompanied Arnold on his expedition to...
La Salle Jean Baptiste De 1651-1719 Abbe Canon Of Rheims
De Grey And Ripon
Riedesel Frederica Charlotte Louisa 1746-1808 Wife Of Baron
Friedrich Adolph Riedesel; born in Bradenburg, Germany. Educate...
La Riborde Gabriel De
Recollet missionary; arrived from France in
1670, and sent to ...
(General Brock era) In Quebec, completely destroyed in siege of...
Through the Rocky Mountains. Elevation, 3733 feet
above sea le...
(Bishop Laval era) Ravages of, 239. See Smallpox.
Born in England. Under the direction of Governor
Shirley of Ma...
Power Michael 1804-1848 Born In Waterford Ireland Emigrated To
Canada. Ordained a priest, and became cure of La Prairie, which...
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...
Carter Sir Frederic Bowker Terrington 1819-1900 Born At St
John's, Newfoundland. Studied law and called to the bar of Newf...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Newspaper, Mackenzie publishes, 46...
American aborigines, formerly occupying practically the
Dougall John 1808-1886 Born In Paisley Scotland Came To Canada
1826, and took up mercantile pursuits. For a time editor of the...
Juchereau De St Denis
(Count Frontenac era) Wounded in skirmish on Beauport flats,
(Lord Dorchester era) Magistrate, strong anti-military feeling ...
In Upper Canada; named after Governor Gore. =Index=:
Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Discovered By Samuel Hearne 3 31 Leroux Builds Post On
18; Mackenzie on, 35, 36, 48, 49; forts on, 54-55. =Bib.=: Hear...
(Egerton Ryerson era) His brother, Egerton, takes his place in ...
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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