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(Wilmot era) Appointed to New Brunswick Council, 69.
An island at the eastern extremity of Nova Scotia, now
A seaport on the south-east coast of Cape Breton. Formerly
Stewart Alexander 1794-1868 Born In Halifax Nova Scotia Engaged
in West India trade. Afterwards studied law and called to the b...
Son of foregoing. Scottish half-breed, in western fur
Studied law at Lincoln's Inn, and called to the bar,
1791. In ...
Born in Scotland. Came to Canada, and entered
the service of t...
Heavysege Charles 1816-1876 Born In Liverpool England Came To
Canada, 1853. Settled in Montreal, and engaged in his trade of
(Samuel de Champlain era) Vessel of David Kirke, 178.
La Rochefoucauld-liancourt Francois Alexandre Frederic Duc De
(1747-1827). Chiefly remembered because of his valuable and ent...
Wright Philemon 1760-1839 Born In Woburn Massachusetts In 1800
emigrated to Canada, and ascended the river Ottawa sixty miles ...
(George Brown Era) Agitates through newspapers and Toronto Boar...
Presbyterian Church In Canada
Had its beginnings early in the
eighteenth century in Nova Sco...
Henry Alexander The Elder 1739-1824 One Of The Pioneer Fur
traders in north-western America. Born in New Jersey. Entered t...
On Red River, about two miles below mouth of
Nicolas Deny's Map With Designs Attached Of Charnier En Forme
depressoir"; "Charnier en barrique"; "Les Brouettes"; "Timbre a...
Representative for Wentworth. =Index=: (Egerton Ryerson era) Sp...
Bib : Lovell Gazetteer
Campbell Sir Colin 1776-1847 Served In India 1801-1804 And
afterwards in Denmark and the Peninsula; attached to Wellington...
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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