Canadian History Dictionary Nootka Sound
On west coast of Vancouver Island. Discovered and named
Said to have been named by La Salle's men, in derision of his
Franklin Sir John 1786-1847 Served At Trafalgar In The
Bellerophon. Headed overland expedition of 1819-1822, from York...
Charlevoix Pierre-francois-xavier De 1682-1761 First Came To
Canada in 1705, as an instructor in the Jesuits' College at Que...
Illinois And West
Carte des decouvertes de la Verenderye. Carte d'une
partie du ...
Gray John Hamilton 1814-1889 Born In Bermuda Entered Political
life in New Brunswick in 1850, and became a leading member of t...
Weldon John Wesley 1804-1885 For Many Years A Member Of The
Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, and 1843-1851 Speaker of...
Vincent De Paul Saint 1576-1660 Born In Pouay Studied For The
priesthood and ordained, 1600. In 1617 founded the Congregation...
Slafter E F
(Samuel de Champlain era) His estimate of Champlain, 277-279. =...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on eas...
See Joly de Lotbiniere; Chartier de Lotbiniere.
(General Brock era) Early name of Hamilton, 52. See also
(Samuel de Champlain era) Son of Louis, 146.
Bib : Lovell Gazetteer
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Founded By James Douglas In 1843 146 Built On Site Of
Indian village, known as Camosun, 175; McNeill's exploration, 1...
Accompanied Maurelle in 1792 to North-West Coast.
Carried out ...
Quesnel Jules Maurice
(Sir James Douglas era) Accompanies Simon Fraser on voyage down...
(Bishop Laval era) Jesuit, comes to Canada, 41.
Needham William H
(Tilley era) Elected for St. John, 10, 18; character, 12,
Musgrave Sir Anthony 1828-1888 Born In England Entered The Inner
Temple, London, 1851; governor of the colony of Neiro, 1860; go...
Fitzgibbon James 1780-1863 Born In Ireland Joined The Tarbert
Fencibles, 1798; served in Holland the following year, and in 1801
present at the battle of Copenhagen. The same year came to Canada with
the 49th Regiment, and served under Brock with distinction in the War of
1812. In command of the British at Beaver Dam. In 1822 appointed
assistant adjutant-general; and in 1827 clerk of the House of Assembly.
Commissioned as colonel of the second West York Regiment 1831, and took
an active part in the suppression of the Rebellion of 1837. Returned to
England, where in 1850 made a military knight of Windsor. =Index=: (General Brock era)
Describes gallant conduct of Savery Brock at Egmont-op-Zee, 18-20; his
reminiscences of Brock, 66-67. (Lord Sydenham era) Made clerk of Legislative Council,
334. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defeats rebels at Montgomery's farm, 379. =Bib.=: FitzGibbon,
A Veteran of 1812; Lucas, Canadian War of 1812; Dent, Upper
Canadian Rebellion; Read, Rebellion of 1837; Lizars, Humours of
'37; Morgan, Cel. Can.
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