Canadian History Dictionary Philipps Richard 1661-1751 Early Entered The Army Served At The
battle of the Boyne; lieutenant-colonel, 1712; governor of Nova...
Maisonneuve Paul De Chomedy Sieur De
In this "devout and valiant
gentleman," as Parkman says, lived...
(General Brock era) British war vessel, mutiny of crew, 11.
La Vallee De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Godfather of young Hurons, 233.
See Riel Rebellion.
(Sir James Douglas era) Sent out from England, 1856, by Church ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Teaches school at Fredericksburg and M...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Scarcity of, in Upper Canada, 175. See...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Increased in 1841, 99; and...
Read David Breakenridge 1823- Born In Augusta Ontario Educated
at Upper Canada College; studied law and called to the bar of U...
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
Below Quebec. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Residence ...
Founded at Quebec in 1779. The first public library in
Kendrick Captain John
American seaman. Trading on North-West Coast,
Hagarty Sir John Hawkins 1816-1900 Born In Dublin Educated At
Trinity College there. Came to Canada, 1834. Studied law, and c...
Chateau De Ramezay
At Montreal. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Purchased f...
Bib : Boulton Reminiscences Of The North-west Rebellions Report
upon the Suppression of the Rebellion in the North-West; Deniso...
L'auberiviere Francois Louis De Pourroy De
Roman Catholic bishop of
Quebec, 1739-1740, succeeding Dosquet...
Born, 1812. Member of the British House of Commons
for Eyre, 1...
Bib : Canada: An Ency Vols 2 3 And 4 Chauveau L'instruction
Publique; Dawson, Fifty Years' Work in Canada; Hodgins, Documen...
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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