Canadian History Dictionary Index : Lord Dorchester Era Commissioner On American Side For Exchange Of Prisoners
208. =Bib.=: Drake, Life and Correspondence of Henry Knox.
Innocent Xi Pope 1611-1689 Benedetto Odescalchi Elected Pope
1676. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Misunderstanding with Louis X...
Elgin James Bruce Eighth Earl Of 1811-1863 Lord Elgin Era His Qualities As A
statesman, 3-4; his success in Canada, 4; his lineage, 5-6; his...
Discovered by La Verendrye in 1736. Fort Rouge was
built at th...
The smallest of the Great Lakes; area, 7,260 square
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's newspaper, first publi...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Admiral Saunders's ship, in action off B...
Robertson James 1839-1902 Born In Scotland Removed To Canada And
educated at the University of Toronto, Union Theological Semina...
(Wilmot era) Member for Queens, New Brunswick, an advocate of
Aix-la-chapelle Treaty Of
Signed between Great Britain and France,
April 18, 1748. Broug...
Bib : Works: Journey From Oxford To Skibbereen Letters From High
Latitudes; Inquiry into State of Ireland; Irish Emigration;
La Tour Charles Amador De
Son of Claude de la Tour. Came to Acadia
in 1610 with his fath...
(Sir James Douglas era) In charge of Fort Camosun (Victoria), 1...
Fraser Duncan Cameron 1845-1910 Born In New Glasgow Nova Scotia
Educated at Dalhousie University; studied law and called to the...
Cornwallis Charles First Marquis 1738-1805 Served In American
Revolutionary War; won victory at Camden over Gates, 1780, and ...
(Count Frontenac era) Created, 1647, at Quebec, 37, 49; reorgan...
Townshend George Marquis 1724-1807 Born In Norfolk England
Entered the army, and engaged in the battles of Dettingen, Font...
Vidal Alexander 1819-1906 Born At Brocknell Berkshire England
Educated at Christ's Hospital, London, and in 1834 came to Cana...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Joins Papineau party, 78.
Accompanied Maurelle and Galiano to North-West
Coast, 1792. =I...
Drake Sir Francis 1540?-1596 Sailed From Plymouth For The River
Plate, 1577; passed through the Straits of Magellan, 1578; plundered
Valparaiso, 1579, and explored the western coast of North America the
same year; returned to England, 1580, by way of the Cape of Good Hope.
Vice-admiral of the fleet in the defeat of the Spanish Armada off
Gravelines, 1588. Died on board his own ship off Porto Bello and buried
at sea. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) On Pacific coast, 7, 8; lays foundation of British
naval supremacy, 16; takes possession of Pacific coast for Queen
Elizabeth, 62; and the Spaniards, 147. =Bib.=: Southey, Lives of the
Admirals; Corbett, Drake and the Tudor Navy; Payne, Voyages of the
Elizabethan Seamen to America; Froude, English Seamen in the
Seventeenth Century; Laut, Vikings of the Pacific; Dict. Nat. Biog.
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