Canadian History Dictionary Canadian Pacific Railway
The contract for construction of the railway
was signed Oct. 2...
A seaport on the south-east coast of Cape Breton. Formerly
Etoline Adolphus Karlovich
Director of the Russian-American
colonies, 1841-1845. =Index=:...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Drafted by Morin--embodied the grie...
Bulyea George Headley Vickers
Born in Gagetown, New Brunswick.
Educated at University of New...
Whitney Sir James Pliny 1843- Born At Williamsburg Ontario
Educated at the Cornwall Grammar School. Served for some years ...
Bib : Mockridge The Bishops Of The Church Of England In Canada And
Newfoundland; Machray, Life of Archbishop Machray.
Great Bear Lake
In Northern Canada. Area 11,821 square miles.
Discovered by me...
Blue Archibald 1840- Born In Orford Ontario From 1867 To 1881
engaged in journalism. In 1882 appointed secretary of the Ontar...
Boyd John 1828-1893 Born In Ireland Emigrated To New Brunswick
and engaged in business at St. John. In 1880 called to the Sena...
Le Borgne De Belle Isle Emmanuel
(Samuel de Champlain era) Takes Fort St. Pierre, 236.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Father of Samuel Champlain, 1.
Rhodes Cecil John 1853-1902 Born At Bishop Stortford England
Educated at Oxford. Went to South Africa, 1871, and made a fort...
Also known at one time as Jack River House. A post of
On the coast of California, lat. 38 deg. 18' 20" N., long.
A group of tribes, of Athapaskan stock. The name means
Nelles S S
(Egerton Ryerson era) Graduate of Victoria College, 143.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Ship in which Wolfe sailed for Quebec, 7...
Nairne Captain John
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand gives him rank of major...
First seignior in New France. Mentioned at Quebec in
1627; returned to France, 1629; established at his Beauport seigneury,
1634; a member of the Council, 1646; syndic of Quebec, 1648; gave his
St. Gabriel property to the Jesuits, 1667. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Landed with his
family by Kirke on St. Pierre Island, 174; comes to Canada with forty
colonists, 250; receives grant of land near Beauport, 251. =Bib.=:
Douglas, Old France in the New World.
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