Canadian History Dictionary Brulon Jean Gauthier De
(Bishop Laval era) Canon and confessor of chapter of
(Samuel de Champlain era) Negotiates restoration of Quebec, 220...
Punshon William Morley 1824-1881 Born In England Engaged For A
time in the timber business with his father; joined the Methodi...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Company's clerk at Quebec, 121, 138; ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Attempts to create discontent on the subj...
Queylus Abbe De
(Count Frontenac era) Sulpician, appointed vicar-general for Ca...
Clark Lieutenant-colonel Thomas
(General Brock era) Command assigned to, on Niagara
(Sir James Douglas era) Attacked by natives of Nootka, 1803, an...
Allan Sir Hugh 1810-1882 Founder Of The Allan Line Of Steamships
Came to Canada from Scotland, 1826, and in 1831 entered the shi...
Pioneer fur trader in the West. When the French
(General Brock era) Brother of Sir Isaac, 102; an able pamphlet...
(Bishop Laval era) Zeal of the missionaries compared with that ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Son of Joseph Brant, commits murder, 1...
Thompson Sir John Sparrow David 1844-1894 Born In Halifax Nova
Scotia. Educated at Free Church Academy, Halifax. In 1859 a rep...
Braddock Edward 1695-1755 Born In Scotland Entered The Army
1710, and in 1743 major of the Coldstreams. Served in the exped...
(Sir James Douglas era) Stimulated by fur trade, 38; America re...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Try to bring about peace with Indians,...
Osgoode William 1754-1824 Born In England Educated At Oxford
studied law, and called to the English bar, 1779. Appointed
Riedesel Frederica Charlotte Louisa 1746-1808 Wife Of Baron
Friedrich Adolph Riedesel; born in Bradenburg, Germany. Educate...
Denys Charles Sieur De Fronsac
(Samuel de Champlain era) Settles in Miramichi, 237.
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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