Canadian History Dictionary Acadia
The name Acadia or "la Cadie" is found as early as Nov. 8,
Metcalfe Charles Theophilus Baron 1785-1846 Born In Calcutta
India. Educated at Eton. Resident of Delhi, 1811-1820; in 1820-...
Probably a native of Genoa. Became a citizen of Venice,
French seaport, on the Atlantic, long a stronghold of the
On Hudson Bay. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Captured by Ibervill...
A large tribe, of Iroquois stock, inhabiting in the
Proclamation Of 1764
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Attorney-general Yorke's opinion of...
Detroit And Erie
Fort de Detroit et ses Environs, 1768. MS. Plan of a
Chambly Jacques De
An officer of the Carignan Regiment; built Fort
St. Louis, on ...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Grants Charter To King's College 93 Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Dismisses Willis
from office, 28. (Egerton Ryerson era) Favours encouragement to...
(Bishop Laval era) Founder of the Montmorency family, 16.
Capital of New Brunswick. Situated on the west bank of
(Samuel de Champlain era) Under clerk at Tadoussac, 133; placed...
(Lord Dorchester era) Following treaty of Paris, 7; its
Intendant of New France, 1675-1682. His
commission invested hi...
Now known as Wolfe's Cove. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Guar...
Buchanan Isaac 1810-1883 Born In Scotland In 1833 Emigrated To
Canada and entered into business life. Strongly opposed the Reb...
(General Brock era) Captain of Leopard, fires on Chesapeake,
Capital of province of Alberta. Situated on the North
Jones Alfred Gilpin 1824-1906 Born At Weymouth Nova Scotia Of
United Empire Loyalist stock. Built up great shipping industry ...
Garneau Francois-xavier 1809-1866 Studied Law And Practised As A
notary; afterwards clerk of the Legislative Assembly and city clerk of
Quebec; member of the Council of Public Instruction; president of the
Institut Canadien. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Condemns Papineau's conduct in
rejecting Lord Goderich's offer, 77. (Lord Elgin era) Attacks Hincks for suggesting
amendment to Union Act, 123; Hincks's denial, 123. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) On the evils of
English law, 59; on Murray, 60; on Haldimand, 291, 292. =Bib.=:
Histoire du Canada, trans. by Andrew Bell. For biog., see Casgrain,
F.-X. Garneau; Morgan, Cel. Can. and Bib. Can.
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