Canadian History Dictionary Huron Indians
Name applied by the French to a confederacy of four
Begon Michel Sieur De La Picardiere 1674-1740 Filled The Office
of inspector-general of marines, in France, 1707-1710. In the l...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on bra...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of vessel in which Champlain ...
Vergennes Charles Gravier Count De 1717-1787 Born In Dijon
Educated there at the Jesuit College. In 1740 entered the diplo...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In the attack on Quebec, 135; secures
(Wilmot era) Referred to in Wilmot's speech, 104. (Tilley era) ...
Macdonald Donald Alexander 1816-1896 Born In St Raphael's
Quebec. Engaged in business as railway contractor. Represented ...
Francois Xavier Saint
(Bishop Laval era) Patron saint of Canada, 87.
Index : Louis Joseph Papineau Era Applies Name Of Chouayens To Those Who Would Not Follow
Papineau, 68; withdraws from Papineau's party, 117; denounced b...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists, commanded by Chalmers, 202.
Sydney Thomas Townshend First Viscount 1733-1800 Entered
Parliament, 1754; lord of the treasury, 1765; war secretary, 18...
(Lord Elgin era) Abolished in Upper Canada with respect to real...
Edward And Annie
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) The vessel which brought th...
Christian Doctrine Brothers Of The
(Bishop Laval era) Arrival of, in Canada, 125.
(Tilley era) Bill introduced by Tilley in New Brunswick, 34;
A group of Tory leaders in Upper Canada, so nicknamed
Somerville Alexander 1811-1885 Born In Scotland Served In The
regular army. Came to Canada, 1858. Took up newspaper work; for...
Troop J V
(Tilley era) Ship-owner of St. John, New Brunswick,
Cap Du Ciel
(Samuel de Champlain era) French vessel seized by English, 222....
Fundy Bay Of
Explored by De Monts and Champlain in 1604. Probably
visited a hundred years earlier by Basque and Breton fishermen, and
possibly by the Northmen several centuries before. Known to the
Portuguese as Baia Fundo (Deep Bay). Named by De Monts, La Baie
Francaise. The year 1604 witnessed not only the first exploration of
which any narrative survives, but also the first European, settlement
on the shores of the bay. See also Acadia. =Bib.=: Champlain,
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