Canadian History Dictionary Courtemanche De
(Count Frontenac era) Sent to Michilimackinac, 310. (Wolfe / Mo...
Plan des Terres des Environs du Fort St. Frederic.
Holton Luther Hamilton 1817-1880 Entered Public Life 1854 As One
of the members for Montreal; elected to Legislative Council, 18...
(Sir James Douglas era) Or Derby, proposed as capital of Britis...
(Lord Dorchester era) Commands battery at Pres de Ville, 127.
Meade George Gordon 1815-1872 In 1865-1866 Commanded The Military
division of the Atlantic, during which period prevented the Fen...
Orleans Jean Baptiste Gaston Duke Of 1608-1660 Samuel De Champlain Era Conspires
against his brother Louis XIII, 215.
(Lord Dorchester era) Hampshire residence of Lord Dorchester, 3...
Thompson Sir John Sparrow David 1844-1894 Born In Halifax Nova
Scotia. Educated at Free Church Academy, Halifax. In 1859 a rep...
Needham William H
(Tilley era) Elected for St. John, 10, 18; character, 12,
Hind Henry Youle
Born in Nottingham, England, 1823. Travelled in
Mexico, 1846. ...
Genevay Jean Francois Louis
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) French secretary to Haldimand, 30...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Adopted by Liberal party, 262; campa...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Production of, in Upper Canada, 115.
(General Brock era) Arrested, 127; discharged, 128.
Pontiac 1720-1769 Born On The Ottawa River An Ally Of The French
during their struggles against the British colonists. In 1746 h...
(Lord Dorchester era) Engineer, his work on the fortifications ...
Pericard Michelle De
(Bishop Laval era) Mother of Laval, 17; death of, 26.
Palmer Edward 1809-1889 Tilley Era Represents Prince Edward Island At
Quebec Conference, 77.
Walley John 1644-1712 Born In London England Commanded
expedition against the French and their Indian allies in Canada...
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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