Canadian History Dictionary Windmill Point
Situated in Grenville County, Ontario, and the scene
of an eng...
Buchanan James 1791-1868 Fifteenth President Of The United States
The name Acadia or "la Cadie" is found as early as Nov. 8,
(Count Frontenac era) Vessel built by La Salle and lost in Lake...
Van Rensselaer Solomon 1774-1852 Born In Rensselaer County New
York. Entered the army in 1792 as a cornet of cavalry, later be...
An Algonquian tribe, called by the French, Souriquois.
Paris Treaty Of
Between England and France, signed 1763. Ceded
Canada to Brita...
Buade Henri De
(Count Frontenac era) Father of Frontenac, 61.
Guilford Frederick North Second Earl Of 1732-1792 Entered
Parliament, 1754; chancellor of the exchequer 1767; premier, 17...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Proposed Government Subsidy In Connection With University
scheme, 29; college and its property secularized, becoming Univ...
Viger Denis Benjamin 1774-1861 Born In Montreal Educated For The
legal profession. Practised in Montreal for some years; and in ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Generosity of, 505.
Canada First Association
(George Brown Era) Platform, 235; criticized by the
Pelletier Sir Charles Alphonse Pantaleon 1837- Born At Riviere
Ouelle, Quebec. Educated at Laval University; studied law, and ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At junction of Alleghany and Monongahela...
Bernieres Jean De
(Bishop Laval era) His "Hermitage," 24, 25.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Speaker of first Assembly of Upper Can...
Helmcken John Sebastian
Born in England, 1832. Studied medicine and
admitted a member ...
Crow's Nest Pass
Discovered in the latter sixties by a trapper,
Skinner Charles N
(Tilley era) Candidate in St. John County. New Brunswick,
Fenelon Francois De Salignac
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, sent on mission to Lake
Ontario, 105; his reserve as to his own labours and sacrifices, 109;
school for young Indians established by, 125; attacks Frontenac from the
pulpit, 160; refuses to furnish copy of his sermon and is cited before
the Council, 162; his conduct not approved by his ecclesiastical
superiors, 162; nor by the king, 164. (Count Frontenac era) Intermediary between Frontenac
and Perrot, 92; indignant at Perrot's arrest, 93; preaches sermon
against Frontenac, 93; circulates memorial in Perrot's favour, 96;
summoned to Quebec, 98; his conduct before the Council, 101; sent to
France, censured, and not allowed to return to Canada, 102, 103. See
also Frontenac; Perrot. =Bib.=: Parkman, Frontenac; Garneau, History
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