Canadian History Dictionary Red River
Sometimes called Red River of the North, to distinguish it
Meares John 1756-1809 Born In England Entered The Navy 1776 And
served against the French until 1783. Entered the merchant serv...
Born in France. Came to Canada in 1639 as superior
of the miss...
Perche France Bishop Laval Era Many Colonists Natives Of 116
(Samuel de Champlain era) Vessel in which Recollet missionaries...
Melville Henry Dundas Third Viscount 1801-1876 Served Through
Rebellion of 1837. General, 1868. =Index=: (William Lyon Macken...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Famous French seaman, joins Champlain...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Surgeon, arrested for treason, 27...
Sketch of the Public Buildings at Chambly, 1815. Coloured MS.
(Count Frontenac era) Town-major of Quebec, 257; strengthens de...
(Bishop Laval era) Life of Olier by, 135.
Quebec Siege Of 1690
Sir William Phipps, having captured Port Royal
in May of this ...
Quebec Act 1774
Provided that the boundaries of the province of
Quebec in the ...
Wark David 1804-1905 Born Near Londonderry Ireland Came To New
Brunswick, 1825; engaged in mercantile life. Elected to the Leg...
Jesuit missionary. Accompanied La Verendrye
on his Western exp...
Tasse Joseph 1848-1895 Born In Montreal Educated At Bourget
College. Chose journalism as his profession; in 1867 became edi...
Plan de la Ville de Montreal, dans la Nouvelle France, fait
De Bonne Judge
(General Brock era) Resolution of Assembly excluding, 126.
Blackader Hugh W
(1808-1863). Descended from Loyalist stock. Began
to learn the...
(Wilmot era) Dissenting ministers forbidden to perform ceremony...
Rises in Rocky Mountains, and flows into Strait of
Georgia. Its upper waters discovered by Alexander Mackenzie, 1793; and
first explored down to its mouth by Simon Fraser, 1808. The total length
of the river is 695 miles. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Mackenzie on, 54; supposed to be
the Oregon, 54; native name Tacouche Tesse, 54; mistaken for the
Columbia, 59; Simon Fraser on, 60-61; described, 60-61; route of
fur-brigades changed to, from the Columbia, 186. (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Mackenzie on,
77-79; Fraser on, 108-109. =Bib.=: Fraser Journal in Masson,
Bourgeois de la Compagnie du Nord-Ouest.
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