Canadian History Dictionary Begon Michel Sieur De La Picardiere 1674-1740 Filled The Office
of inspector-general of marines, in France, 1707-1710. In the l...
One of the leading traders of the North West Company
in the We...
Bowen Edward 1780-1866 Born In Ireland Came To Canada In 1797
studied law and called to the bar in 1803. From 1809 to 1812 re...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the vessels of Company of New ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assisted in forming Company of New Fr...
Ailleboust De Coulonge Louis D'
Administered settlement of
Villemarie during the absence of Ma...
Charles Ii 1630-1685 King Of England Succeeded To The Throne
1660. =Index=: (Wilmot era) Annuls charter of London and other ...
Fonte Bartholomew De
His fictitious voyage of 1640 to the North-West
Coast was desc...
A religious order founded in 1816 in France, and first
(Lord Sydenham era) Member of Constitutional Association, 112. ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Her novel of Canadian life, 222. ...
Index : Louis Joseph Papineau Era Follows Papineau's Leadership 34 Urges Him To Accept
mission to England, to oppose union of Canadas, 45. =Bib.=: Cyc...
Leading from the Parsnip River to the Fraser, in
Daoust J B
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) One of the Liberal leaders in Lowe...
Power Michael 1804-1848 Born In Waterford Ireland Emigrated To
Canada. Ordained a priest, and became cure of La Prairie, which...
(Count Frontenac era) Destroyed, 1669, rebuilt, 1692, 328; take...
In Upper Canada; named after Governor Gore. =Index=:
A literary and scientific society, founded at
Montreal in 1844...
The popular name given to the Temperance Act introduced by
(Bishop Laval era) Brings out a number of colonists and ecclesi...
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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