Canadian History Dictionary Habitants
The peasants of Quebec. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) More ind...
A town in Saguenay County, Quebec, situated at the
(Lord Dorchester era) Deputy postmaster-general, 243; expresses...
Richardson Sir John 1787-1865 Born In Dumfries Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University. In 1807 entered the navy as assistant ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists, commanded by Chalmers, 202.
Sault Ste Marie
The county seat of Chippewa County, Michigan, on the
A tributary of the St. Lawrence. Total length, 685
Bib : Ency Brit
Petitot Emile Fortune Stanislas Joseph
Roman Catholic missionary in
the North-West, particularly in t...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Distributing Point For Snake River Country 7
Girouard Desire 1836- Born At St Timothee Quebec Educated At
Montreal College; studied law and called to the bar of Lower Ca...
(Count Frontenac era) French engineer, prepares plans for defen...
Known to the French as Carillon. Built by Lotbiniere in
Mowat Sir Oliver 1820-1903 Born In Kingston Ontario Educated
there; called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1841, and practised i...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Falconbridge Sir Glenholme 1846- Born At Drummondville Ontario
Educated at the University of Toronto, graduating 1866. Called ...
Cartwright Rev Richard
(Lord Sydenham era) Assists in funeral service of Lord
(George Brown Era) George Brown writes Macdonald of widespread
La Motte Cadillac Antoine De
Son of Jean de La Motte, Sieur de
Cadillac, de Launay et de Mo...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Signs Annexation Manifesto 81 Bib : Morgan Cel
Can.; Weir, Sixty Years in Canada.
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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