Canadian History Dictionary Ryerson George
(Egerton Ryerson era) Joins Methodists, and sent as missionary ...
Smith Sir Albert James 1824-1883 Born In Shediac New Brunswick
Educated at the Westmoreland County Grammar School; studied law...
Discovered by Cabot in 1497. Sir Humphrey Gilbert
Rodney George Brydges Baron 1718-1792 Born In Walton-upon-thames
England. Educated at Harrow School. Entered the navy; promoted
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Traced to battle of the Plains, 205. (Ti...
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) An extreme faction of Quebec Conse...
De Lancy's Brigade Of Loyalists
(Lord Dorchester era) Mentioned, 202.
Wilson John 1809-1869 Born In Paisley Scotland Came To Canada
1823; for some years worked on a farm near Perth. Studied law a...
Sackville George Sackville Germain First Viscount 1716-1785
Served with distinction at Fontenoy, 1745; major-general, 1755;...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed in battle of Ste. Foy, 264.
Opened 1668, in a house belonging to the widow of
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Marries Sir Alexander Macke...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Bradley The Making Of Canada Lucas
History of Canada.
Wolseley Garnet Joseph Viscount 1833- Born In Golden Bridge
House, Dublin county, Ireland. In 1852 entered the army as ensi...
Projected as a result of the War of 1812. A commission
The first chief-justice of the province of Quebec.
Chaussegros De Lery Gaspard 1682-1756 Sent To Canada In 1716 To
superintend the fortifications of Quebec, Montreal, and other p...
The main route of the fur traders, from Hudson Bay to
Rouer De Villeray Louis 1630?-1685 Born In France Came To Canada
in 1651. Through Laval's influence, appointed to the Sovereign ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Early settler, 145.
Cremazie Octave 1827-1879 His Life A Peculiarly Sad One Having
made a failure of his business as a bookseller in Quebec, went to
France, and died there in poverty. One of the founders of the Institut
Canadien of Quebec; and contributed for some years to the Soirees
Canadiennes and other periodicals. His poetical works published, 1882,
under the patronage of the Institut Canadien, with an introduction by
Abbe Casgrain. =Bib.=: [OE]uvres Completes, Montreal, 1882. For biog.,
see Casgrain, Biog.; Gagnon, Quelques Notes sur O. Cremazie in
Revue Canadienne, vol. 49; also articles in same review by Abbe
Casgrain (vol. 31); and by Abbe Degagne (vol. 30).
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