Canadian History Dictionary Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Dunn Oscar 1844-1885 Journalist Index : Sir Georges E Cartier Era His Statements As To
Cartier's quarrel with Macdonald over terms of British North Am...
Son of a United Empire Loyalist; born at Schenectady,
on the M...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era On Quebec Act 67 Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Academy Of Arts
See Royal Canadian Academy of Arts.
Index : Count Frontenac Era In New France 56 Bishop Laval Era Beginning Of 119 Lord Dorchester Era Described
11; an obstacle to the transfer of land, 256; notaries favourab...
Kenny Sir Edward 1800-1891 Born In Kerry County Ireland
Emigrated to Nova Scotia. Summoned to the Senate at Confederati...
Ste Croix River
Also known as Schoodiac and Passamaquoddy. Rises in
(General Brock era) Succeeds in landing United States troops ab...
(General Brock era) Ceded to Britain with surrender of Detroit,...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Ineffectual employment of by French, 98;...
Cadet Joseph Michel
Began life as a butcher; won the confidence of
the intendant B...
Probably a native of Genoa. Became a citizen of Venice,
(Tilley era) Elected for St. John, New Brunswick, 25.
Villebon Chevalier De
Arrived at Port Royal, June 14, 1690, being
commissioned to in...
See Biencourt de Poutrincourt.
(Count Frontenac era) Condemned by Champlain, 25; subject of di...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Frenchman, murdered by Montagnais Ind...
Viger Denis Benjamin 1774-1861 Born In Montreal Educated For The
legal profession. Practised in Montreal for some years; and in ...
The main route of the fur traders, from Hudson Bay to
Lake Winnipeg and the interior. It was adopted at a very early date, the
more obvious route by way of Nelson River having proved impracticable.
The Hayes route runs up Hayes River to Oxford Lake, and thence by a
series of small lakes and rivers over the height of land and down the
Echimamish River to Little Playgreen Lake, and Lake Winnipeg. York
Factory stands at the Hudson Bay end of the route, and Norway House at
the entrance to Lake Winnipeg.
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