Canadian History Dictionary Nipigon Lake
Discovered by Charles de Greysolon, Sieur de La
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New France, 17...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Distributing Point For Snake River Country 7
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British left, at Quebec, 189.
(Lord Dorchester era) Sailing-master on Carleton's ship, 154.
(Tilley era) Solicitor-general, New Brunswick, 105.
Born in England. Came to Montreal, and engaged in the
Fremin Father Jacques
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, put in charge of Richibucto
Chapais Joseph Amable Thomas 1858- Educated At Laval University
Called to the bar, 1879. Edited Le Courrier du Canada since 188...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Marries Champlain, 66; spends four ye...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Simcoe's account of death of, 34.
Begon Michel Sieur De La Picardiere 1674-1740 Filled The Office
of inspector-general of marines, in France, 1707-1710. In the l...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Sides with the Kirkes, 194; his chara...
Riel Rebellion 1885 The Land Question Which Had Given Rise To The
Red River Rebellion of 1869-1870, was also responsible for the
Fer Jules De
(Lord Dorchester era) His report on loyalty of French-Canadians...
Le Ber Jeanne Daughter Of Jacques Le Ber Of Montreal Index : Bishop Laval Era
Birth, baptism, and virtues of, 91; mortifications practised by...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Sent to Athabaska district ...
Lecompte-dupre J B
(Lord Dorchester era) Colonel of Quebec militia, 246.
Gray Robert 1755-1806 American Captain And Explorer Index : Sir James Douglas Era
Voyage to North-West Coast in 1787, 23; at Nootka, 1788-1789, 2...
Moody Richard Clement 1813-1887 Born In The Barbados West Indies
Entered Woolwich Military Academy, 1827; first lieutenant, 1835...
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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