Canadian History Dictionary Wentworth Sir John 1737-1820 Born In Portsmouth New Hampshire
Educated at Harvard. In 1765 went to England as agent of the pr...
Lundy's Lane Battle Of 1814 British Troops Including Canadian
militia, numbered 1600 at the beginning of the battle, later in...
Kendrick Captain John
American seaman. Trading on North-West Coast,
Born in New England. Engaged in the fur trade west of
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His account of massacre at Fort William
West India Company
Established by royal edict in 1664, under the
Gosselin Abbe Auguste 1843- Born At St Charles De Bellechasse
Quebec. Educated at Quebec Seminary and at Laval University. Or...
Trenton New Jersey
(Lord Dorchester era) Surrender of Hessians at, 164.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Little observed in Simcoe's time, so f...
The name applied to the territories of the Hudson's Bay
(Lord Elgin era) Measures for their relief, 1847-1848, 46-47;
Holton Luther Hamilton 1817-1880 Entered Public Life 1854 As One
of the members for Montreal; elected to Legislative Council, 18...
Habeas Corpus Act
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Not in operation in Haldimand's t...
(Tilley era) Returned for St. John, 25.
Deschamps Isaac 1722-1801 A Native Of Switzerland Came To Nova
Scotia in early life. Elected to the Assembly, 1761; judge of t...
Hubert Jean Francois
Bishop of Quebec, 1788-1797. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era)
Baby James 1762-1833 Born At Detroit Educated At Quebec Seminary
and in 1784 travelled in Europe. On his return the following ye...
Plamondon Marc Aurele
Born in Quebec, 1823. Educated at the Quebec
Seminary. In 1846...
An arm of Lake Huron. Discovered by Joseph Le Caron, a
Greenway Thomas 1838-1909 Born In Cornwall England Came To
Canada with his parents, 1844. Educated at the public schools of Huron
County, Ontario. Engaged in business for ten years at Centralia.
Defeated on two occasions for election to the House of Commons, but
elected, 1875; did not offer for re-election. Removed to Manitoba, 1878,
and engaged in farming. Elected to the Assembly, 1879; leader of the
Liberal opposition, 1887; premier, 1888; his government defeated, 1899.
Elected to the House of Commons, 1904. Appointed a member of the
Dominion Railway Commission, 1898. =Bib.=: Begg, History of the
North-West; Morgan, Can. Men.
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