Canadian History Dictionary St Etienne
(Samuel de Champlain era) Vessel in which Recollet missionaries...
Stisted Sir Henry William
Educated at Sandhurst and entered the army
as ensign, 1835. Se...
Seaport of France. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Merchants...
Boues Charles De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Vicar-general of Pontoise, contribute...
Dieskau Jean Armand Baron De 1701-1777 Of German Descent Served
with distinction under Marshal Saxe. When it was made known to ...
Kicking Horse Pass
Through Rocky Mountains, north of lat. 51 deg.,
length 104 mil...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1679, son of William Wilmot, 3.
Probably a native of Genoa. Became a citizen of Venice,
(Count Frontenac era) Issued by governor, 115; objected to by b...
Cook Captain James 1728-1779 Served In Canada During Siege Of
Quebec, 1759. Discovered New Zealand, 1769, and New South Wales...
Macdonald Andrew Archibald 1829- Born In Brudenell Prince
Edward Island. Engaged in business as a general merchant. Sat i...
San Juan Boundary
Dispute arose between the United States and Great
Britain out ...
Came to Nova Scotia as lieutenant-colonel of
Porter G R
(Lord Sydenham era) Statistician of Board of Trade, 54.
(George Brown Era) Proposes Metcalfe's health at St. Andrew's S...
Effiat Duc D'
(Samuel de Champlain era) Second in list of Hundred Associates ...
Houeel Louis Sieur Du Petit-pre
(Samuel de Champlain era) Consulted by Champlain as to
(General Brock era) Battle of, its significance, 72-73.
Talleyrand-perigord Charles Maurice Prince De 1754-1838 French
statesman. =Index=: (General Brock era) Foreign secretary under...
Coke Sir John 1563-1644 Sat In Parliament 1621-1629 Secretary Of
State, 1625; a commissioner of the treasury, 1635-1636. =Index=...
Helmcken John Sebastian
Born in England, 1832. Studied medicine and
admitted a member of the Royal College of Surgeons, London, 1848.
Appointed surgeon at Vancouver Island by Hudson's Bay Company; first
magistrate appointed in the colony. As magistrate stationed at Fort
Rupert, where the miners were very unruly. In 1856 elected for Esquimalt
district to the first Legislature of the colony; took a very active part
in its deliberations; and became Speaker. Member of Executive Council,
1864-1871. Opposed Confederation in 1870. Sent to Ottawa the same year
as one of the delegates to negotiate terms of union. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era)
Speaker of first Legislature of Vancouver Island, 210. =Bib.=: Morgan,
Can. Men; Begg, History of British Columbia.
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