Canadian History Dictionary Dunn Robert
(John Graves Simcoe era) Presbyterian clergyman, performed marr...
Leroux Laurent 1758-1855 Western Fur Trader Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Builds
post on Great Slave Lake, 18; sends Sutherland and the "English...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Established near Cataraqui, 265. ...
Walley John 1644-1712 Born In London England Commanded
expedition against the French and their Indian allies in Canada...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given to young Algonquian taken ...
Macdonell Miles 1767-1828 Governor Of Assiniboia Born In
Scotland. Came to America with his father, Colonel John Macdone...
Red River Rebellion
See Riel Rebellion, 1869-1870.
Born, 1812. Member of the British House of Commons
for Eyre, 1...
North end of Vancouver Island. See Fort McLoughlin.
Marsolet Nicolas 1587-1677 Came To Canada From France About 1608
and for many years an interpreter for the Montagnais and Algonq...
Blachford Frederic Rogers Baron 1811-1889 Born In England
Educated at Eton and Oxford. In 1844 registrar of joint-stock c...
Index : Wilmot Era Abolishes Second Chamber 71 See Also Upper Canada New
Ontario. =Bib.=: Dent, Last Forty Years; Smith, Geographical Vi...
Loyalists United Empire
Name applied to the inhabitants of the
Thirteen Colonies who r...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Carpenter to De Monts's expedition, 2...
Menneval Robineau De
Governor of Acadia in 1689, with headquarters
at Port Royal. I...
Chaussegros De Lery Gaspard 1682-1756 Sent To Canada In 1716 To
superintend the fortifications of Quebec, Montreal, and other p...
Baby James 1762-1833 Born At Detroit Educated At Quebec Seminary
and in 1784 travelled in Europe. On his return the following ye...
Baldwin C T
Born in Ireland. Entered the army; served throughout
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Formed by George Brown, 85; lasted l...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Indian youth baptized, 233.
Gowan Ogle R
(1796-1876). Born in Ireland. Edited for some years the
Antidote, published in Dublin. Came to Canada, 1829, and settled in
the county of Leeds. At once took a leading place in the politics of
Canada. First elected to the Legislative Assembly of Upper Canada, 1834,
and continued as representative, with brief intervals, until 1861.
Served in the militia during the troubles of 1837-1838; commanded the
right wing at the battle of the "Windmill" and severely wounded. For
twenty years grandmaster of the Orange Order. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) His
interview with Metcalfe, and his letter, 187; challenges Hincks, 218;
loses his seat in Assembly, 279. (Lord Elgin era) Insults Lord Elgin at Brockville,
79. =Bib.=: Responsible or Parliamentary Government. For biog., see
Cyc. Am. Biog.; Morgan, Cel. Can.; Dent, Last Forty Years.
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