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(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Repulses landing of English, 107.
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(Count Frontenac era) His December journey from Michilimackinac...
Quebec Siege Of 1629
The previous year, David Kirke had sailed up
the river, and se...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Shot for desertion, 73.
Gamache Rene De Rohault Marquis De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Endows Jesuit College at
(Samuel de Champlain era) Settler from Normandy, 252.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Indian youth baptized, 233.
(Wilmot era) Represents Charlotte County in New Brunswick
Digby Robert 1732-1815 Commanded The Dunkirk At Quiberon Bay
1759; second in command in Rodney's expedition for relief of Gi...
An American vessel, which brought out the Astorians from New
Merritt William Hamilton 1793-1862 Born In Westchester County New
York. Came to Canada with his parents, 1796. Served during the ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) A Basque, disregards monopoly granted...
Founded by Antoine de la Motte Cadillac (q.v.) in 1701. The
O'donoghue William B
A professor in St. Boniface College. Elected a
member of the f...
Nicholson Sir Francis 1660-1728 Born In England Entered The Army
1678; lieutenant-governor of the colonies north of Chesapeake B...
Tecumseh 1768-1813 Born Near The Site Of Springfield Ohio First
appeared as a brave in a battle with Kentucky soldiers about 17...
On south shore of St. Lawrence, opposite Quebec.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Montagnais chief, 159.
Pont-grave Francois Grave Sieur Du Pont
A merchant of St. Malo;
sailed for Tadoussac with Chauvin, 160...
(Sir James Douglas era) Built by Hudson's Bay Company, on Taku River, 121;
known as Fort Durham--erected 1840, 122; abandoned, 1843, 178-179.
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