Canadian History Dictionary Fort Dearborn Chicago General Brock Era Captured By Indians 266
Member of the Council of Nova Scotia, 1744. Took part in
The first permanent settlers were those who came with De
See Camaret, Marie.
Jackson Sir Richard Downes
Served in Peninsular campaign;
commander-in-chief of forces in...
Smith Adam 1723-1790 Political Economist Filled Successively The
chairs of logic and of moral philosophy at Glasgow. In 1766 pub...
Gamache Rene De Rohault Marquis De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Endows Jesuit College at
Bowell Sir Mackenzie 1823- Born In England Came To Canada With
his parents, 1833, and engaged in journalistic work. In 1867 el...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
Daughter of Queen Victoria; born 1848. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era...
Bossuet Jacques Benigne 1627-1704 Churchman And Orator Bishop Of
Meaux; took a leading part in the Gallican controversy. =Index=...
(Bishop Laval era) Charitable work of, and of his brother,
Wooster David 1710-1777 Born In Stratford Connecticut Graduated
at Yale University. Took part in the expedition against Louisbo...
Aumont Marechal D'
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain serves under, 1.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New France, 17...
Versailles Treaty Of
Signed between Great Britain and the rebellious
Mclachlan Alexander 1818-1896 Born In Scotland Came To Canada
1840; engaged in farming. Government emigration agent for Scotl...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Of Bearn regiment, 209; in battle of Ste...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Chief engineer, accompanies Wolfe in rec...
Parker Sir Hyde 1739-1807 Second Son Of Vice-admiral Sir Hyde
Parker. Born in England. Served in the navy under his father. I...
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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