Canadian History Dictionary Patterson James Colebrooke 1839- Born In Ireland Came To Canada
1857; entered civil service at Ottawa; studied law and called t...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists, 202.
Vaux Mme De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Grandmother of Montcalm, 4.
Came from Paris to Acadia, 1604; mentioned there in
1610, and ...
Mclachlan Alexander 1818-1896 Born In Scotland Came To Canada
1840; engaged in farming. Government emigration agent for Scotl...
Breda Treaty Of
Signed between England and France, 1667. Brought to
a close th...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) At meeting of Constitutional Commit...
Represented Lord Selkirk's interests as governor
of the Red Ri...
(Bishop Laval era) Chapel dedicated to, in church at Quebec, 84...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Garnett Edward Gibbon Wakefield Dent
Last Forty Years.
Asgill Sir Charles 1762-1823 A Lieutenant In Cornwallis's Army
1780. Taken prisoner at Yorktown, condemned to death by the Ame...
Hickson Sir Joseph 1830-1897 Born At Otterburn England After
some years' practical experience on various English railways, c...
Utrecht Treaty Of
Between France and Great Britain, signed in 1713.
Bib : Campaign In The Illinois English Conquest Of The Country
North-West of the Ohio.
The Hudson's Bay Company and the North West Company
Meulles Chevalier Jacques De
Intendant of New France, 1682-1686. The
son of Francois Meulle...
(Lord Dorchester era) Commands battery at Pres de Ville, 127.
(Egerton Ryerson era) Offered, but declines, charge of educatio...
Vaudreuil-cavagnal Pierre De Rigaud Marquis De 1698-1778 Born At
Quebec, son of Philippe de Vaudreuil (q.v.). Entered the army a...
Coke Sir John 1563-1644 Sat In Parliament 1621-1629 Secretary Of
State, 1625; a commissioner of the treasury, 1635-1636. =Index=...
Dablon Claude 1619-1697 Born At Dieppe Educated At Paris And La
Fleche; joined Canadian mission, 1655; accompanied Chaumonot to Onondaga
territory, where he remained for three years; then returned to Quebec
and remained till 1661, when sent on a mission to Cree tribes in
district of Hudson Bay. In 1668 went with Marquette to Algonquian tribes
of Lake Superior. In 1770 named superior of Canadian missions and rector
of College at Quebec, but did not reach the St. Lawrence till following
year; held these positions until August, 1680, and from October, 1686,
to 1693. Edited the Relations of 1671 and 1672 and compiled others
relating to 1673-1679. Died at Quebec. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) One of the founders
of the mission at Sault Ste. Marie, 11; dies of plague, 62; accompanies
mission to Gannentaha, 65; describes Laval's visit to Prairie de la
Madeleine, 74; quoted as to extent of Jesuit missions, 103; laments
absence of Laval, 140. =Bib.=: Jesuit Relations, ed. by Thwaites;
Campbell, Pioneer Priests of North America.
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