Canadian History Dictionary Church
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine...
West side of Lake Champlain. Fort Frederic was built here
Ewan John Alexander 1854-1910 Born In Aberdeen Scotland Educated
in Scotland and in Canada. Assistant editor of the Toronto Glob...
St Leger Colonel Barry
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Ordered to occupy Crown Point, 21...
(General Brock era) Issue of, in Upper Canada, 198. (Sir Freder...
Fleet British Before Quebec
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Placed under general command of
Talon Jean-baptiste 1625-1691 Born In Picardy France Held
offices in the intendancies of Bordeaux and Lyons, and intendan...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Selected As Seat Of Government And Later As Capital Of The
Dominion, 79. (George Brown Era) Selection of, as capital, oppo...
Carroll Charles 1737-1832 Represented Maryland In The Congress At
Philadelphia, 1776, and signed the Declaration of Independence....
St Sacrament Lake
See Lake George.
Astor John Jacob 1763-1848 Founder Of Astor Fur Company Index :
(General Brock era) Sends news of declaration of war in 1812, 2...
De Peyster Arent Schuyler 1736-1832 Joined The 8th Regiment 1755
and served with distinction upon the British side in the Revolu...
Bib : Dent Last Forty Years Mcmullen History Of Canada
Bourinot, Constitutional History of Canada; Egerton and Grant,
(Wilmot era) Resigns from New Brunswick government, 72, 116.
Caire M De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Engineer, constructs defences on river S...
On Niagara River, opposite Buffalo. =Index=: (John Graves Simco...
Nelson Horatio Viscount 1758-1805 Born At Burnham Thorpe
England. In 1770 entered the navy; in 1794 served under Lord Ho...
Wilmot Benjamin 1589-1669 Wilmot Era Born In England One Of Early
settlers of New Haven, 3; ancestor of L. A. Wilmot, 3.
(Lord Sydenham era) Of the governor, large range of duties
Kerr D S
(Wilmot era) Council for Doak and Hill in libel case, 75.
(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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