Canadian History Dictionary St John's
A city on the Richelieu River, Province of Quebec. It was
Rodney George Brydges Baron 1718-1792 Born In Walton-upon-thames
England. Educated at Harrow School. Entered the navy; promoted
Laval Hugues De
(Bishop Laval era) Father of Bishop Laval, 17.
Mcleod John 1788-1849 Born In Scotland Entered The Service Of The
Hudson's Bay Company; conducted Selkirk's colonists from York F...
Le Ber De Senneville Jacques 1633-1706 One Of The Principal
merchants of Montreal; married in 1658 Jeanne, sister of Charle...
(Bishop Laval era) Commander of Fort Frontenac, 223; repels att...
New Brunswick Land Company
(Wilmot era) Involved in crown lands dispute, 26,
La Peltrie Marie Madeleine De Nee De Chauvigny Daughter Of The
Seigneur de Vaubougon, in Normandy; married early in life, and ...
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Two forts of this name were founded by the Hudson's Bay
Ste Foy Battle Of
Took place on April 28, 1760, when Murray, in
command of the B...
Cape St Vincent
(General Brock era) British naval victory of, 10.
(Lord Dorchester era) Superior of Jesuits, sends petition to th...
Bruyeres Lieutenant-colonel R E
(General Brock era) Reports on condition of forts
in Upper Can...
Martin Abraham 1589-1664 Born In Scotland Came To Canada In 1614
having married Marguerite Langlois the previous year. Engaged a...
Captain of the Shrewsbury in 1759. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm e...
Dalling And Bulwer William Henry Lytton Earle Baron 1801-1872
British diplomatist. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzie era) On t...
Auckland George Eden Earl Of 1784-4849 Index : Lord Sydenham Era President Of
board of trade, when Poulett Thomson was vice-president, 26.
Earthquake Of 1663
Known in Canadian history as the "Great
Earthquake." The most ...
The smallest of the Great Lakes; area, 7,260 square
Hamilton Pierce Stevens 1826-1893 Studied Law And Called To The
bar, 1851. Entered journalism, and edited Acadian Recorder, 1853-1861.
Appointed chief commissioner of mines for Nova Scotia. An early advocate
of Confederation. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Advocates Confederation, 129. (Tilley era) His
views on union of the colonies, 65-66. =Bib.=: Works: Union of the
Colonies of British North America; Feast of Ste. Anne and other
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