Canadian History Dictionary Tupper Charles 1794-1881 Born In Cornwallis Nova Scotia At The
age of twenty-one entered the ministry of the Baptist Church. H...
Great Western Railway
Charter granted 1834, and renewed 1845.
Absorbed by the Grand ...
On west coast of Vancouver Island. Discovered and named
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) As an orator, 7; influence on Cart...
Fort Ontario Oswego Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Haldimand In Command Of 29
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free exercise of Roman Catholic religion, 9; breadth of view of...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk sent to Gaspe, returns with new...
Built in 1826-1832, by Colonel John By, with several
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Rescued by French grenadier from Indian
Bib : Bryce Hudson's Bay Company
(Sir James Douglas era) His relations with Captain Meares at No...
(General Brock era) Brother of Sir Isaac Brock, 15; killed in a...
Studied law at Lincoln's Inn, and called to the bar,
1791. In ...
See Monteagle, Lord.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Three Rivers founded by, in 1634,...
Garneau Francois-xavier 1809-1866 Studied Law And Practised As A
notary; afterwards clerk of the Legislative Assembly and city c...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Town mayor of Quebec, strikes insubordin...
(Lord Elgin era) Solicitor-general, last in Hincks-Morin govern...
(Lord Dorchester era) Little interest felt in, by
(Tilley era) Attorney-general, New Brunswick, appointed to
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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