Canadian History Dictionary York And Albany Frederick Augustus Duke Of 1763-1827 Second Son
of George III. Commanded British army in Flanders, 1793-1795.
Le Gardeur De Repentigny Pierre
Arrived at Quebec from Normandy with
his wife and family, 1636...
Index : George Brown Era Member Of Brief Brown Ministry 102 On Committee Of
Anti-Slavery Society, 112; speech on Confederation, 1859, 135; ...
Roberval Jean Francois De La Roque Sieur De
A gentleman of Picardy,
born about the year 1500. By a commiss...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Early settler, 145.
Cumberland Richard 1732-1811 English Dramatist Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era
Asked to select books for the Quebec library, 191. =Bib.=: Dict...
Royal Military College Kingston
Established by Act of Parliament in
1874; opened 1875. =Bib.=:...
(Tilley era) Runs against Tilley in St. John, New Brunswick, an...
(Wilmot era) Delegate to England to represent New Brunswick
Baronets Of Nova Scotia
An order created by James I, in 1625, for the
purpose of "adva...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Distributing Point For Snake River Country 7
Tecumseh 1768-1813 Born Near The Site Of Springfield Ohio First
appeared as a brave in a battle with Kentucky soldiers about 17...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Settler from Normandy, 252.
Tracy Alexandre De Prouville Marquis De 1603-1670 Served In The
French army, and in 1655 recaptured Cayenne from the Dutch. In ...
See Frog Portage; Giscome Portage; Grand Portage; Methye
(Samuel de Champlain era) Grant of, to Sir Thomas Gates, 223.
(Count Frontenac era) Onondaga orator, 338.
Viel Father Nicolas
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, 139; arrives and proceeds t...
A small stream in Essex County, Ontario, falling into
Founded at Quebec in 1779. The first public library in
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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