Canadian History Dictionary Amherstburg
A town on the Canadian side of the Detroit River.
Courts Of Justice
(Lord Dorchester era) Established, 13; not satisfactory to
Index : Bishop Laval Era Seigniory Of Beaupre Exchanged By Laval For 58 Obtained
by Laval in exchange for Island of Orleans, 138.
Berkeley George Cranfield 1753-1818 Entered The Navy 1766
accompanied Cook in survey of coast of Newfoundland and Gulf of...
Discovered by Charles de Greysolon, Sieur de La
Bib : Parkman Half Century Of Conflict Roy Intendants De La
Nouvelle-France (R. S. C., 1903).
Petitot Emile Fortune Stanislas Joseph
Roman Catholic missionary in
the North-West, particularly in t...
Company Of Rouen And St Malo Champlain's Company
the instance of Champlain, in 1614. The shares ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Commands flotilla on Lake Champlain, 154....
Stairs W J
(Joseph Howe era) President of Anti-Confederation League, Nova ...
Hodgins John George 1821- Born In Dublin Came To Canada 1833
Educated at Upper Canada Academy, Victoria College, and Toronto...
William Iii 1650-1702 King Of England Son Of William Ii Prince Of
Orange, and Mary, daughter of Charles I of England. In 1677 mar...
Dartmouth William Legge Second Earl Of 1731-1801 Lord Dorchester Era Succeeded
as secretary of state by Germain, 148.
Montreal newspaper, established 1826. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Pa...
St-castin Jean De L'abadie Baron De 1650-1712 Native Of Bearn
came to Canada, 1665, with the Carignan-Salieres Regiment, as a...
Ste Anne Brotherhood Of
(Bishop Laval era) At Quebec, 101.
(Tilley era) Deserts Liberals in New Brunswick, 18;
Somerville Alexander 1811-1885 Born In Scotland Served In The
regular army. Came to Canada, 1858. Took up newspaper work; for...
Bib : Lucas Canadian War Of 1812 See Also War Of 1812
(Count Frontenac era) Charter of, declared null and void, 264; ...
A partner of the North West Company. Member of the
fur-trading firm of McTavish, Frobisher and Company. Built a fort on Red
River, and penetrated to the Churchill River, 1774, where, at Frog
Portage, he built a post. Gave the name of English River to the
Churchill. Accompanied Alexander Henry up the Saskatchewan in 1775.
Returned to Montreal, but retained a large interest in the fur trade
until 1798, when he retired. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His petition to Haldimand,
261. (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Builds trading-post on Sturgeon Lake in 1772, 4. =Bib.=:
Henry, Travels and Adventures, ed. by Bain; Mackenzie, History of the
Fur Trade in his Voyages.
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