Canadian History Dictionary Stevens
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Hostage, escapes from Quebec, 125.
Taschereau Sir Henri Elzear 1836- Born At Ste Marie De La
Beauce, Quebec. Educated at Quebec Seminary; called to the bar,...
Journal Tenu A L'armee
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Quoted, 169; severe criticism of
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk sent to Gaspe, returns with new...
Rises in northern British Columbia and flows into the
Smith William O
(Tilley era) Mayor of St. John, New Brunswick, 7.
Gore Sir Francis 1769-1852 Served In The Army Lieutenant-governor
of Bermuda, 1804; lieutenant-governor of Upper Canada, 1806-181...
Van Rensselaer Stephen 1764-1839 Born In New York Graduated At
Harvard, 1782. In 1786 major of militia, and in 1788 colonel. I...
Cobb Sylvanus 1709-1762 A Native Of Plymouth Mass Served In The
expedition against Louisbourg, 1745. For some years engaged in ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Composition of, under Constitution...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 400.
Murray Colonel John
(Wilmot era) Massachusetts Loyalist, 4.
Smith James 1808-1868 Born In Montreal Studied Law And Called To
the bar of Lower Canada, 1830. Elected to the Legislature for
Powell Henry Watson 1733-1814 Born In England Entered The Army
in 1756 became captain; and in 1759 served in the West Indies; ...
Glandelet Abbe Charles
(Bishop Laval era) Accompanies Laval to Canada, 141;
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Name given to floating battery, 87, 104....
(Sir James Douglas era) Member of Victoria board of management,...
Founded at Toronto, June 20, 1849, by Sandford
Fleming, and Ki...
Russian-american Fur Company
Chartered in 1799, with a monopoly of
the fur trade of Russian...
Denison George Taylor 1839- Police Magistrate At Toronto Since
1877. Commanded Governor-General's Bodyguard in Fenian Raid, 18...
Gisborne Frederick Newton 1824-1892 Came To Canada From England In
1845. Joined the staff of the British North American Electric Telegraph
Association, 1847, and became general manager. In 1852, laid the first
submarine cable in America, joining New Brunswick and Prince Edward
Island; and in 1856, laid another to Newfoundland. Conceived the idea of
connecting Europe and America by a submarine cable, and succeeded in
enlisting the interest of Cyrus W. Field. The cable finally completed,
1858. Appointed superintendent of the Dominion government telegraph and
signal service, 1879. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
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