Canadian History Dictionary Wilmot Montagu
Lieutenant-colonel in the army, 1755; commanded an
Weldon John Wesley 1804-1885 For Many Years A Member Of The
Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, and 1843-1851 Speaker of...
George Iv 1762-1830 King Of England Son Of George Iii And The
Princess Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. In 1795 married the...
(George Brown Era) Its effect on Canadian invasion, 15, 31-32;
Denys Nicolas 1598-1688 Born At Tours Early Took To Sea And In
1633 became interested in the fisheries of Nova Scotia. A short...
Volunteers At Quebec
(Lord Dorchester era) On conclusion of siege, dismissed and
Le Moyne Paul Sieur De Maricourt 1663-1704 Son Of Charles Le
Moyne, Sieur de Longueuil. Born in Montreal. Accompanied De Tro...
Bedard Pierre Stanislas 1762-1829 Educated At The Seminary Of
Quebec; studied law, and appointed advocate, 1790. Elected for
Wiseman Nicholas Patrick Stephen 1802-1865 Born At Seville Spain
Educated at St. Cuthbert's College, Ushaw, near Durham, and the...
Portland William Henry Cavendish Bentinck Third Duke Of 1738-1809
Educated at Eton and Oxford; entered Parliament, 1760; prime mi...
Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Red River Settlers Winter Near 153-155 See Also Port
Nelson. =Bib.=: Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company; Laut, Conquest of ...
Vergennes Charles Gravier Count De 1717-1787 Born In Dijon
Educated there at the Jesuit College. In 1740 entered the diplo...
The name applied to the territories of the Hudson's Bay
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent to Canada to study legal situation, ...
A Map Of The Inhabited Part Of Canada From The French Surveys With
the Frontiers of New York and New England from the large Survey...
Bib : Hakluyt Principall Navigations Harrisse Notes Sur La
Nouvelle France; Dawson, The St. Lawrence Basin; Dionne,
Born in Ireland. Entered the army; came to Prince
Bib : Parkman Conspiracy Of Pontiac Smith Historical Account Of
Brock Sir Hugh
(General Brock era) Supposed ancestor of General Brock, 5.
Day Charles Dewey 1806-1884 Born In Bennington Vermont Came With
his parents to Canada, 1812. Called to the bar of Lower Canada,...
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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