Canadian History Dictionary Assiniboine River
Discovered by La Verendrye in 1736. Fort Rouge was
built at th...
Projected in 1797, and chartered, 1827, as King's
Annexation To United States
A fitful movement, never reaching serious
proportions, and gen...
Mcleod John 1788-1849 Born In Scotland Entered The Service Of The
Hudson's Bay Company; conducted Selkirk's colonists from York F...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Low...
Temple Sir Thomas 1614-1674 Born In England Given A Grant Of Land
in Nova Scotia, in 1656; induced Cromwell to confirm it, and in...
Born in Ireland. Emigrated to Canada, and settled in
(General Brock era) At war with republican France, 8; its invas...
(Sir James Douglas era) Member of Victoria board of management,...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie publishes, 459.
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Rad...
Townshend George Marquis 1724-1807 Born In Norfolk England
Entered the army, and engaged in the battles of Dettingen, Font...
Dufferin And Ava Frederick Temple Hamilton Blackwood Marquess Of
(1826-1902). British commissioner to Syria, 1860; under-secreta...
Plan de la Ville de Montreal, dans la Nouvelle France, fait
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) English secretary to Haldimand, 2...
Mornay Louis-francois Duplessis De
Bishop of Quebec, 1727-1733.
Consecrated at Paris, 1714, as co...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Independent temper of the colony,...
(George Brown Era) Elective versus nominative system discussed ...
Intendant of New France, 1675-1682. His
commission invested hi...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Crown lawyer in proceedings re Champl...
Harmon Daniel Williams
Born in Vermont. Entered service of North
West Company, 1800, at Montreal, and left immediately for the western
fur country. Returned to the east in 1819, bringing with him his
Journals, covering this period, which were edited by Daniel Haskel, of
Burlington, Vt., and published at that place in 1820; reprinted in New
York, with a brief introduction, 1903. Returned to the West, and
remained there several years, finally settling with his native wife and
family on the shores of Lake Champlain. One of his daughters conducted a
private school in Ottawa for many years. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Stuart's
lieutenant in New Caledonia, 98. =Bib.=: Journal of Voyages and Travels
in the Interior of North America. For biog., see Bryce, Hudson's Bay
Company; Laut, Conquest of the Great North-West; Burpee, Search for
the Western Sea.
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