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(Count Frontenac era) Recollet father, Frontenac's confessor, 1...
Weldon John Wesley 1804-1885 For Many Years A Member Of The
Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, and 1843-1851 Speaker of...
Bib : Nelson's Ency
Founded at Toronto, June 20, 1849, by Sandford
Fleming, and Ki...
Versailles Treaty Of
Signed between Great Britain and the rebellious
Du Bois D'egriseilles Abbe J B
(Bishop Laval era) Devotes his fortune to religious
work at Mo...
Yonge Street Toronto
Originally an Indian trail leading to Lake
Simcoe. Built as a ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, book written by, ordered to b...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Servant of Madame Hebert, murdered by...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Upp...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the Hundred Associates (Compan...
(Wilmot era) Sent to frontier with troops in 1839, 135.
Cousin of Sir Alexander Mackenzie. Came to Canada
St Vallier Jean Baptiste De La Croix Chevrieres Des 1653-1727
Born at Grenoble. Came to Canada in 1685 as vicar-general under...
(Lord Dorchester era) Breaks out in army before Quebec, 120, 12...
St John Island
See Prince Edward Island.
A religious order founded in 1816 in France, and first
(Count Frontenac era) Recollet, on bad examples shown by
A group of Tory leaders in Upper Canada, so nicknamed
Annand William 1808-1892 Born In Halifax County Entered The Nova
Scotia Assembly as one of the members for Halifax, 1836; financ...
Du Lhut Daniel Greysolon 1640?-1710 Took Part In The Campaign In
Flanders, and present at the battle of Seneffe, 1664. Came to Canada
latter year. Left Montreal for the West, 1678, and the following year
took possession of the country of the Sioux for France; explored the
country about Lake Superior, and gained unusual influence over some of
the western tribes; commanded at Fort Frontenac, 1696, and later at
Detroit; the city of Duluth named after him. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Explorer,
discoveries of, 162; imprisoned on return to Quebec, 163; appointed post
commander among north-western tribes, 164; diverts trade from English
posts on Hudson Bay to Montreal, 164; under orders from La Barre
confiscates goods in La Salle's fort of St. Louis, 179; instructed to
rendezvous at Niagara, 181, 186, 187;, fortifies post at outlet of Lake
Huron, 202. =Bib.=: Margry, Decouvertes et Etablissements des
Francais; Sieur Du Lhut (Minn. Hist. Coll., vol. 1); McLennan,
Death of Duluth (R. S. C., 1903); Jesuit Relations, ed. by Thwaites,
vol. 62; Roy, DuLhut (Catholic Encyclopedia, vol. 4); Colby, Canadian
Types of the Old Regime.
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