Canadian History Dictionary Thom Adam
Born in Scotland. Educated at King's College, Aberdeen.
Newspaper, published in Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Ed...
See Prince of Wales, Fort.
(Tilley era) Deserts his party in New Brunswick, 18.
A tribe of the Iroquois confederacy. Their villages
stood in t...
Kirkpatrick Sir George Airey 1841-1899 Born In Kingston Educated
at Trinity College, Dublin; studied law, and called to the bar,...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Murdered at Fort Garry by Riel's fol...
Wilmot Benjamin 1589-1669 Wilmot Era Born In England One Of Early
settlers of New Haven, 3; ancestor of L. A. Wilmot, 3.
(Count Frontenac era) Cayuga chief, brought back from France by...
Washington George 1732-1799 First President Of The United States
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, sails for France, 141; goes...
(Bishop Laval era) Canadian priest, accompanies Laval to France...
Buade Henri De
(Count Frontenac era) Father of Frontenac, 61.
Lampman Archibald 1861-1899 Educated At Trinity University
Toronto, graduating in 1882; appointed to a clerkship in the po...
Begon Michel Sieur De La Picardiere 1674-1740 Filled The Office
of inspector-general of marines, in France, 1707-1710. In the l...
A lake situated between Lake Ontario and Georgian Bay; named
De Peyster Arent Schuyler 1736-1832 Joined The 8th Regiment 1755
and served with distinction upon the British side in the Revolu...
St Lawrence Island
See Cape Breton.
Castillon Jacques De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assisted in forming Company of New Fr...
Franklin Sir John 1786-1847 Served At Trafalgar In The
Bellerophon. Headed overland expedition of 1819-1822, from York...
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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