Canadian History Dictionary Barron Commodore 1769-1851 Born In Virginia In Command Of The
Chesapeake, on board which were some British deserters, 1807. O...
(Wilmot era) Proprietor of Loyalist newspaper, arrested and rel...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Under clerk at Tadoussac, 133; placed...
Plains Of Abraham
Above city of Quebec. Named after Abraham Martin, a
Glen John Sanders
(Count Frontenac era) Magistrate of Schenectady, life spared, 2...
Opened 1668, in a house belonging to the widow of
Ontario Boundary Dispute
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Began in 1871, 254; arbitration
Milnes Sir Robert Shore 1746-1836 Born In England Entered The
army. In 1795 governor of the island of Martinique; in 1799 app...
(Lord Dorchester era) History of, 4; fomented by French traders...
An American vessel, which brought out the Astorians from New
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assisted in forming Company of New Fr...
(George Brown Era) Improved as a result of British preference, ...
Astor Fur Company
Richardson James 1791-1875 Entered The Provincial Marine 1809
and served through the War of 1812. Entered the ministry of the...
Smith H W
Map Of Turkey Point And Environs 1795 Done In The Surveyor-general's
Office, Upper Canada, Oct. 12, 1795. D.W. Smith, Acting S. Gene...
See Howse Pass.
(Joseph Howe era) Member of Lord Falkland's Council, 69; declar...
Chaussegros De Lery Gaspard 1682-1756 Sent To Canada In 1716 To
superintend the fortifications of Quebec, Montreal, and other p...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Pierre Desportes, 146.
Franklin Sir John 1786-1847 Served At Trafalgar In The
Bellerophon. Headed overland expedition of 1819-1822, from York
Factory by way of Great Slave Lake, to the mouth of the Coppermine, and
the Arctic coast; and second expedition, 1825-1827, in which he
continued his explorations of the northern coast of the continent.
Started on third expedition, by sea, 1845, to make North-West Passage.
The ships had to be abandoned, and Franklin and all his men perished in
the attempt to reach one of the remote northern posts of the Hudson's
Bay Company. =Bib.=: Works: Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea,
1823; Second Expedition to the Shores of the Polar Sea. For biog.,
see Richardson, Arctic Searching Expedition; Rae, Narrative;
McClintock, Narrative of the Fate of Sir John Franklin; Osborn,
Career, Last Voyage, and Fate of Sir John Franklin; Dict. Nat. Biog.
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