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(Count Frontenac era) Charter of, declared null and void, 264; ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defeats Mackenzie, 308.
La Caffiniere De
(Count Frontenac era) Commander of squadron sent against New Yo...
Harvey Sir John 1778-1852 Entered The British Army And Saw Active
service in Holland, France, at the Cape of Good Hope, Ceylon, I...
Came to Nova Scotia from Boston. Appointed member of the
(Tilley era) Sir Leonard Tilley's great-grandfather, 1; a
Born in Scotland. Came to Canada, and entered
the service of t...
Simcoe John 1714-1759 Entered The Navy And Promoted Captain 1743
served on the court martial of Admiral Byng, 1756-1757. Command...
Du Verger Father
(Samuel de Champlain era) Promotes Recollet mission to Canada, ...
Dunmore John Murray Earl Of 1732-1809 Royal Governor Of Virginia
appointed 1771. Returned to England after the Revolutionary War...
Plan of Fort St. John on the river Chambly, Quebec, May 7,
(Bishop Laval era) Settlement of Christian Indians at, 74. (Wol...
Henry Alexander The Elder 1739-1824 One Of The Pioneer Fur
traders in north-western America. Born in New Jersey. Entered t...
(Sir James Douglas era) Built by Meares at Nootka--first ship l...
Du Lhut Daniel Greysolon 1640?-1710 Took Part In The Campaign In
Flanders, and present at the battle of Seneffe, 1664. Came to C...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the men landed by Kirke on St....
Breda Treaty Of
Signed between England and France, 1667. Brought to
a close th...
La Galissonniere Rolland-michel Barren Comte De
Came to New France
as administrator of the government until th...
Osgoode William 1754-1824 Born In England Educated At Oxford
studied law, and called to the English bar, 1779. Appointed
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Take refuge in General Hospital, and ren...
Haultain Frederick William Gordon 1857- Born In Woolwich
England. Educated at Montreal High School, Peterborough Collegiate
Institute, and the University of Toronto. Called to the bar of Ontario,
1882; removed to the North-West Territories and settled at Fort McLeod,
1884. Elected to the North-West Council, 1887, and to the first
Territorial Assembly, 1888. Member of the Advisory Council, 1888;
Territorial premier, 1897; held office until the formation of the
provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan, 1905. =Bib.=: Begg, History of
the North-West; Morgan, Can. Men; Canadian Who's Who.
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