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A group of Tory leaders in Upper Canada, so nicknamed
Joined Astor's Pacific Fur Company in 1810, having
Phipps Sir William 1651-1695 Born In Maine In 1669 Employed As A
ship carpenter, and later became captain of a merchantman saili...
Bib : Works: Journey From Oxford To Skibbereen Letters From High
Latitudes; Inquiry into State of Ireland; Irish Emigration;
(Lord Dorchester era) Father of Guy Carleton, 29; his widow
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Consulted by Haldimand as to sani...
Coureurs De Bois
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Described, 17, 18; furnished recruits to...
(Lord Dorchester era) Its effect in the United States, 272, 273...
Bernetz Chevalier De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands battalion of Royal Roussillon
See Howse Pass.
Selwyn Alfred Richard Cecil 1824-1902 In 1845 Appointed Assistant
geologist in the Geological Survey of Great Britain; and direct...
Mcleod Donald 1779-1879 Born In Scotland Educated At Aberdeen
University for the church, but entered the navy, 1803, and the ...
La Corne De St Luc Louis Luc
Stationed at Fort St. Frederic (Crown
Point), 1741-1747; at La...
See Frog Portage; Giscome Portage; Grand Portage; Methye
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
Apprenticeship System Of
(Bishop Laval era) Adopted with new-comers, in New France,
St Maurice Forges
Were situated on the river St. Maurice, about nine
Bib : Works: Manuel Et Formulaire Du Notariat Fatenville Erreur
n'est pas Compte; Un Bonheur en Attire un Autre; Les Faus
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Soldier of saves Captain Ochterlony, mor...
Saskatchewan University Of
Act passed establishing the university,
1907. Board of Governo...
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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