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(Lord Sydenham era) Poulett Thomson's speech on, 17. (Lord Elgi...
Walley John 1644-1712 Born In London England Commanded
expedition against the French and their Indian allies in Canada...
Perrault Father Julien
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, carries on mission at Cape
Methodist Church In Canada
Can be traced back to 1772, when a party
of Yorkshire Methodis...
Lebel J G
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 187...
Hamilton Alexander 1757-1804 American Statesman Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Anxious to keep on good terms with Britain, 286; Talleyrand's o...
Cathcart Charles Murray Earl 1783-1859 Served In Holland 1799
saw service through Peninsular War; fought at Waterloo; assumed...
Gowan Ogle R
(1796-1876). Born in Ireland. Edited for some years the
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
White Thomas 1830-1888 Born In Montreal Educated At The High
school there. Joined the editorial staff of the Quebec Gazette;...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of the Plains, 257.
Vitre Charles Denis De
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106. (Bishop...
St Lawrence Rapids
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Amherst loses a large number of m...
(Count Frontenac era) French engineer, prepares plans for defen...
Moffatt George 1787-1865 Born In England Emigrated To Canada And
engaged in business in Montreal. Served during the War of 1812....
A member of the Society of Jesus. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era...
Description de la Nouvelle France, ou sont remarquees
Tarieu De Lanaudiere Charles
Member of an old French family,
originally of Guienne; settled...
On south shore of St. Lawrence, above Montreal. =Index=:
See Red River Colony.
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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