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Capital of the province of Ontario. The name is of Huron
Weir Lieutenant George
Came to Canada with the 32nd Regiment; served
in the Rebellion...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Captain of, replies to French sentries i...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit missionary in Cape Breton, 237...
Galt Sir Alexander Tilloch 1817-1893 Son Of John Galt Qv
Elected to the Legislature, 1849, for Sherbrooke. Dropped out o...
Accompanied Governor Cornwallis to Halifax. Acted as
Bib : Christie History Of Lower Canada
Second-in-command, under Admiral Saunders, before
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Skirmish at, 103.
(Lord Elgin era) Abolished in Upper Canada with respect to real...
Spragge John Godfrey 1806-1884 Born In New Cross Surrey England
Came to York with his father, 1820. Educated at the Central Sch...
Wilmot Lemuel Allan 1809-1878 Wilmot Era His Work For Responsible
government, 2; born in Sunbury County, New Brunswick, 1809, 2; ...
Vankoughnet Philip Michael Scott 1823-1869 Born In Cornwall
Ontario. Studied law and called to the bar, 1843; practised in ...
(Count Frontenac era) Commands war party from Quebec, 236; capt...
Haro Gonzalez Lopez De
(Sir James Douglas era) Finds Russian establishments, 38. =Bib....
Razilly Chevalier De
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the Hundred Associates, 170;
Juan De Fuca
(Sir James Douglas era) His real name Apostolos Velerianos, 9; ...
Rebellion Losses Bill
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Furious debate on, between MacNab ...
A seaport on the south-east coast of Cape Breton. Formerly
Ritchie Sir William Johnstone 1813-1892 Born In Annapolis Nova
Scotia. Educated at Pictou Academy, Nova Scotia. In 1838 called...
(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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