Canadian History Dictionary West India Company
Established by royal edict in 1664, under the
In Upper Canada; named after Governor Gore. =Index=:
(Egerton Ryerson era) His visit to England in 1831, 90.
Dunn Oscar 1844-1885 Journalist Index : Sir Georges E Cartier Era His Statements As To
Cartier's quarrel with Macdonald over terms of British North Am...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Decline in production of, 107.
Located at Toronto. Formed in 1887 from the union
of Toronto B...
(Lord Dorchester era) Of Stratton Hall, Staffordshire; member o...
(Lord Elgin era) Commenced in 1846, 99.
(Lord Dorchester era) British officer killed at Sault au Matelo...
(General Brock era) Question respecting, 226. (Sir Frederick Ha...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given to young Algonquian taken ...
Declaration Of Independence
In Upper Canada. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) July 1837, its
See Biencourt de Poutrincourt.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Lieutenant of Grenadiers, helps to carry...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) A storeship launched at Montreal, 244.
Francois Xavier Saint
(Bishop Laval era) Patron saint of Canada, 87.
George Sir Rupert D
(Joseph Howe era) Provincial secretary of Nova Scotia, 57;
Crooks James 1778-1860 Born In Scotland Came To Canada 1794 And
settled at Niagara. Engaged in mercantile life. Commanded a com...
Orford Horace Walpole Fourth Earl Of 1717-1797 Sat In Parliament
1741-1767; established a private press at Strawberry Hill, at w...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of the Don de Dieu, 39.
Dawson George Mercer 1849-1901 Son Of Sir J W Dawson Qv
Studied geology and palaeontology under Huxley, Ramsay and Etheridge at
the Royal School of Mines, London. Geologist and botanist to North
American Boundary Commission, 1873-1875. Appointed to staff of
Geological Survey, 1875; assistant director, 1883; director, 1895. One
of British commissioners in Bering Sea Arbitration, 1892. =Bib.=: For
his numerous reports and papers on geological and allied subjects, see
General Indexes to Geological Survey Reports, 1863-1884, and
1885-1906; and Bibliography of the Royal Society (R. S. C., 1894). For
biog., see Morgan, Can. Men.
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