Canadian History Dictionary Hume Joseph 1777-1855 Born At Montrose Scotland Studied
medicine; entered the service of the East India Company, 1797; ...
Warner Seth 1743-1784 Born In Roxbury Connecticut At The
outbreak of the American Revolution, joined the ranks of the pa...
Royal Canadian Academy Of Arts
Founded by the Marquis of Lorne
(afterwards Duke of Argyll), i...
The main route of the fur traders, from Hudson Bay to
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Take refuge in the General Hospital, 115...
Drake Sir Francis 1540?-1596 Sailed From Plymouth For The River
Plate, 1577; passed through the Straits of Magellan, 1578; plun...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era In Command At Ticonderoga Discouraging Messages From
179, 180; on surrender of Burgoyne retreats to St. Johns, 180. ...
Name applied by the French to a confederacy of four
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Directs movements of fire rafts, 130.
Martin Or Marten Sir Henry 1562-1641 Born In London Educated At
Oxford. Sent to the Palatinate, 1613; chancellor of London dioc...
St Martin Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed in battle of Ste. Foy, 264.
Franklin Sir John 1786-1847 Served At Trafalgar In The
Bellerophon. Headed overland expedition of 1819-1822, from York...
Ross John 1818-1871 Born In County Antrim Ireland Emigrated To
Canada; educated at the district school, Brockville. In 1839 ca...
Born in Water Leven, Dumbartonshire, Scotland. Joined the
Capital of New Brunswick. Situated on the west bank of
Tache Alexandre Antoninus 1823-1894 Born In Riviere Du Loup
Quebec, and educated at Quebec and Montreal. In 1845 volunteere...
Kicking Horse Pass
Through Rocky Mountains, north of lat. 51 deg.,
length 104 mil...
La Dauversiere Roger De
(Count Frontenac era) One of the founders of Montreal colony,
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Leaves Montreal for western...
A partner of the North West Company. =Index=:
(Sir Frederick H...
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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