Canadian History Dictionary Simcoe
A lake situated between Lake Ontario and Georgian Bay; named
Schuyler Philip John 1733-1804 Born In Albany Served In The
French and Indian War, 1755, and took part in battle of Lake Ge...
See Frog Portage; Giscome Portage; Grand Portage; Methye
Former name of the city of Ottawa. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdona...
(Lord Sydenham era) Of the governor, large range of duties
La Chesnaye Settlement
(Count Frontenac era) Iroquois raid on, 226. (Bishop Laval era)...
(Count Frontenac era) His December journey from Michilimackinac...
Capital of British Columbia, and formerly capital of the
Quadra Juan Francisco De La Bodega Y 1744?-1794 Knight Of The
Order of Santiago. Made voyages of exploration to the North-Wes...
Orleans Isle Of
In the St. Lawrence River, below Quebec. It was
first named by...
(Tilley era) Resigns as postmaster-general, New Brunswick,
Bernetz Chevalier De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands battalion of Royal Roussillon
Bradstreet Simon 1603-1697 Born In England Educated At Cambridge
and emigrated to Massachusetts, where he became assistant judge...
Bank Of Upper Canada
Established 1823 with a capital of $41,364,
which had increase...
(General Brock era) Purchase of Louisiana by, 42; consequent ch...
Kirke Sir David 1596-1655? Born In Dieppe Son Of A Scottish
merchant. Went to England, and, with his two brothers, given co...
(Joseph Howe era) Member of Lord Falkland's Council, 69; declar...
Isle Aux Noix
On the Richelieu River. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) ...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog Bradley The Making Of Canada Lucas
History of Canada; Smith, Our Struggle for the Fourteenth Colon...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
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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