Canadian History Dictionary Levis Gaston-francois Chevalier De 1720-1787 Entered French Army
in 1735; named second in command to Montcalm, 1756; sailed for ...
Macnab Sir Allan Napier 1798-1862 Born At Newark Now Niagara
Ontario. On the American invasion of Canada joined the army in ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit mission at, 234.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Chief farmer at Cap Tourmente, inform...
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
St Maurice Forges
Were situated on the river St. Maurice, about nine
(Samuel de Champlain era) Crown lawyer in proceedings re Champl...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Born in France. Governor of Placentia, Newfoundland,
(Wilmot era) Referred to in Wilmot's speech, 104. (Tilley era) ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given by Champlain to river St. ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Rescued by French grenadier from Indian
Du Lhut Daniel Greysolon 1640?-1710 Took Part In The Campaign In
Flanders, and present at the battle of Seneffe, 1664. Came to C...
Knutsford Henry Thurston Holland First Viscount 1825-
Represented Midhurst in Parliament, 1874-1885, and Hampstead, 1...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Force gathered by, and Aubry, dispersed,...
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; arreste...
In affiliation with the University of Toronto.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Casual and territorial, how derive...
Le Sueur Jean De St Sauveur
(Samuel de Champlain era) Comes to Quebec, 252; Godfather to
(George Brown Era) A leader of the Clear Grits, 39. (Lord Elgin...
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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