Canadian History Dictionary Inches Dr
(Tilley era) Attends Sir Leonard Tilley in his last illness, 14...
Bib : Campbell History Of Nova Scotia
Bib : Dollier De Casson Histoire Du Montreal 1640-1672 Morin Le
vieux Montreal; McLennan, Anciens Montrealais ("Canada Francais...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Island of Cape Breton once occupied b...
Longueuil Charles Le Moyne Sieur De 1625?-1685 Son Of An
innkeeper of Dieppe. Came to Canada in 1641. In 1657 granted th...
Sometimes called Red River of the North, to distinguish it
Pontbriand Henri-marie Dubreuil De 1709-1760 Born In Vannes
France. In 1741 consecrated bishop of Quebec, and left Paris fo...
Young George Renny 1800?-1847 Born In Scotland A Brother Of Sir
William Young (q.v.). Founded the Nova Scotian newspaper in 182...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Leaves Montreal for western...
Orleans Isle Of
In the St. Lawrence River, below Quebec. It was
first named by...
Richardson Sir John 1787-1865 Born In Dumfries Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University. In 1807 entered the navy as assistant ...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Inspector-general 1854 140 Favours Division Of Clergy
Reserves among various denominations, 163. (George Brown Era) G...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Quaker, elected to Assembly, but, unab...
Russian Convention 1825
(Sir James Douglas era) Its provisions, 118-119.
Dent John Charles 1841-1888 Born In England Came To Canada At An
early age; studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada. W...
Longueuil Charles Colmer Grant Baron De
(Lord Sydenham era) Owner of "Alwington,"
See Royal North-West Mounted Police.
(Sir James Douglas era) Extent of district, 56-57; origin of na...
Hearne Samuel 1745-1792 Came To Fort Prince Of Wales On The
Hudson's Bay Company's ship Prince Rupert. Under instructions f...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In command of Fort William Henry, 45;
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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