Canadian History Dictionary Millet Pierre 1635-1708 Born At Bourges France Came To Canada
1667; sent to the Onondaga mission the following year; and in 1...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Construction of, provided ...
Cramahe Hector Theophilus
(Lord Dorchester era) Member of Council, sent by Murray on
(Tilley era) Sir Leonard Tilley's great-grandfather, 1; a
The first bank established in Canada was the Bank of
Big Mouth Grande Gueule
(Count Frontenac era) Onondaga orator, 184, 221.
Chief factor of the Hudson's Bay Company. =Index=:
Pontiac 1720-1769 Born On The Ottawa River An Ally Of The French
during their struggles against the British colonists. In 1746 h...
Bib : Read Lives Of The Judges Scadding Toronto Of Old
(Lord Dorchester era) Coadjutor bishop of Quebec, on education ...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Interpreter 144 Remains In Quebec During English
Rises in northern Minnesota, its chief source being
The county seat of Schenectady County, New York. Settled
An Algonquian tribe, called by the French, Souriquois.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Independent temper of the colony,...
Killaly H H
Represented town of London in first Parliament after
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Nicolas Rivert, 146.
Social club at Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Founded dur...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor of Hudson's Ba...
Evans James 1801-1846 Born In Kingston-upon-hull England
Emigrated to Canada; opened a school near L'Original, and about 1828
moved to Rice Lake, where he entered the Methodist ministry, and began
his life-long Work among the Indians. In 1840 given charge of missionary
work in the North-West, with headquarters at Norway House. Had already
devoted much time to the study of the native languages, and while at
Norway House invented the Cree syllabic characters, a simple, phonetic
system, by means of which the Indian was taught to read with surprising
facility. At first cast his own type, built his own press, and printed
on birchbark. Later obtained more effective materials, and set up
catechisms, hymn-books, and portions of the Bible in syllabic. =Bib.=:
Young, The Apostle of the North; McLean, James Evans, Inventor of the
Syllabic System; Carroll, James Evans in the Methodist Magazine,
October, 1882; Pilling, Bibliography of the Algonquian Languages.
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