Canadian History Dictionary Saskatchewan River
Ultimate source is at the head waters of the Bow
River, about ...
Juan De Fuca Strait
Between Vancouver Island and United States
mainland. =Index=: ...
Back Sir George 1796-1878 Entered The Navy As Midshipman In 1808
accompanied Franklin on his Arctic expeditions of 1818, 1819-18...
Rogers Sir F
Annexation To United States
A fitful movement, never reaching serious
proportions, and gen...
Richmond Charles Lennox Fourth Duke Of 1764-1819 Entered
Parliament, 1790; privy councillor, 1807; lord lieutenant of Ir...
Jacob Dr Of Salisbury Lord Sydenham Era Maternal Grandfather Of Sydenham 4
Area 31,800 square miles. Discovered by Etienne Brule,
Landry Pierre Armand 1846- Born In Dorchester New Brunswick
Educated at St. Joseph's College, Memramcook; studied law and c...
Caen Ezechiel De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brother of Guillaume, 137.
Chambly Jacques De
An officer of the Carignan Regiment; built Fort
St. Louis, on ...
Robinson Frederick John
(Sir James Douglas era) Name of Russian settlement at Bodega Ba...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Nicolas Rivert, 146.
Dunkin Christopher 1811-1881 Born In London England Educated At
the Universities of London and Glasgow. Emigrated to America; s...
On south shore of St. Lawrence, opposite Quebec.
Talleyrand-perigord Charles Maurice Prince De 1754-1838 French
statesman. =Index=: (General Brock era) Foreign secretary under...
Strachan John 1778-1867 Born In Aberdeen Scotland Graduated At
King's College, Aberdeen, 1796. Came to Canada, 1799, and opene...
Howland Sir William Pearce 1811-1907 Born At Paulings New York
Came to Canada in 1830. Represented West York in the Legislatur...
Burel Brother Gilbert
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, 152; returns to France, 208.
Grand Trunk Railway
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Entrusts Cartier with its legal business, 22;
Carrier's deep interest in its development, 48; line extended from
Quebec to Riviere du Loup, 49, 114. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Construction of, up to 1848,
301. (George Brown Era) Owners of said by Dorion to be the real authors of
Confederation, 176; Tache-Macdonald government condemned for
subsidizing, 176. (Lord Elgin era) Early history of, 99, 100, 101, 115-116; Hincks's
connection with, 100, 115. (Joseph Howe era) Hincks makes arrangements in England for
construction of, 143; terms and conditions not altogether satisfactory,
143. (Sir John A Macdonald era) Early history, 45; financial difficulties, 90. =Bib.=: Brown,
History of Grand Trunk Railway; Lanning, Historical Sketch of the
Grand Trunk Railway in Canada: An Ency., vol. 2.
Next: Grant Alexander 1734-1813 Administered The Government Of Upper
Previous: Grand Pre