Canadian History Dictionary Fort William
At mouth of Kaministiquia River, Lake Superior. =Index=:
Mclean John 1828-1886 Born In Scotland Educated At The University
of Aberdeen; ordained priest, 1858, and became curate of St. Pa...
Association Of Canadian Refugees
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Formed in 1839, 448; object of,
Acadians Expulsion Of The
Governor Lawrence in 1755, with the advice
of his Council and ...
(Tilley era) Runs against Tilley in St. John, New Brunswick, an...
King's College Upper Canada
Granted royal charter, Mar. 15, 1827.
(Wilmot era) Member for Queens, New Brunswick, an advocate of
San Juan Boundary
Dispute arose between the United States and Great
Britain out ...
See Church of England.
Duncan Adam 1731-1804 Entered The Navy 1755 Commanded The Royal
Exchange, 1759-1760; commander-in-chief in the North Sea, 1759-...
Esten James C Palmer 1806-1864 Born In Bermuda Educated At The
Charter House, London; called to the English bar. Came to Canad...
Habeas Corpus Act
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Not in operation in Haldimand's t...
Vergennes Charles Gravier Count De 1717-1787 Born In Dijon
Educated there at the Jesuit College. In 1740 entered the diplo...
(Lord Dorchester era) Attempts to create discontent on the subj...
Wright Philemon 1760-1839 Born In Woburn Massachusetts In 1800
emigrated to Canada, and ascended the river Ottawa sixty miles ...
Foster S K
(Tilley era) Candidate for St. John, New Brunswick, defeated, 2...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Author of an ode to Champlain, 72.
Livius Peter 1727?-1795 Resided At Portsmouth New Hampshire A
member of the Council under the royal government; quarrelled wi...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Secretly transferred to Spain by ...
(Lord Dorchester era) In search for Strait of Anian, 26.
(Count Frontenac era) Burdensome restrictions on, 38, 154. (Samuel de Champlain era) Short history
of, 119 et seq. (Lord Elgin era) Under the French regime, 183. (Lord Dorchester era) Complicated
questions in connection with, 57. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Importance attached by Haldimand
to, 260-261. (John Graves Simcoe era) In Upper Canada, 105-107. (Sir James Douglas era) Maintained supremacy of
British flag in far West, 37; of the Russians, stimulates adventure and
exploration, 38; forerunner of civilization, 49. (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Growth of, under
North West Company, 7; coureurs de bois and mangeurs de lard, 14,
168; traders were men of intelligence and intellectual tastes, 27;
bois-brules, 167; predominance of Scottish element, 219; mariage du
pays, 263; Canada's debt to, 281-290; names of famous fur-traders given
to Canadian rivers, lakes, and towns, 282; fur-trader as pioneer of
settlement, 283-284; character of the traders, 288-289; stood for law
and order, 289. See also Hudson's Bay Company; North West Company; X Y
Company; Pacific Fur Company; Company of New France, etc. =Bib.=:
Mackenzie, History of the Fur Trade in his Voyages; Masson,
Bourgeois de la Compagnie du Nord-Ouest; Biggar, Early Trading
Companies of New France; Parkman, Works; Henry, Travels and
Adventures; Henry-Thompson Journals, ed. by Coues; Harmon, Journal;
Franchere, Narrative; Larpenteur, Forty Years a Fur Trader;
Chittenden, History of the American Fur-Trade; Laut, Conquest of the
Great North-West; Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company; Willson, The Great
Company; Burpee, Search for the Western Sea; Begg, History of the
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