Canadian History Dictionary Tait Sir Melbourne Mctaggart 1834- Born At Melbourne Quebec
Educated at St. Francis College, Richmond. Studied law in Montr...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Sides with the Kirkes, 194; his chara...
Richards Sir William Buell 1815-1889 Born In Brockville Ontario
Studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1837. Electe...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands the Montreal militia with Prud'...
Harding James A
(Tilley era) Returned for St. John, 25, 30, 43.
Plan de la Ville de Montreal, dans la Nouvelle France, fait
Son of a United Empire Loyalist; born at Schenectady,
on the M...
Clark Sir William Mortimer 1836- Born In Aberdeen Scotland
Educated at Marischal College, Aberdeen; studied law at the Uni...
(Joseph Howe era) Anti-Confederationist, changes his views, and...
Longueuil Charles Le Moyne Sieur De 1625?-1685 Son Of An
innkeeper of Dieppe. Came to Canada in 1641. In 1657 granted th...
Champlain Samuel 1567?-1635 Wolfe / Montcalm Era His Elevated Sentiments 20 Samuel De Champlain Era
Birth and education, 1; sails to West Indies, Mexico, and Panam...
Osgoode William 1754-1824 Born In England Educated At Oxford
studied law, and called to the English bar, 1779. Appointed
See Redistribution Bill.
Bell Alexander Graham 1847- Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University and London University; came to Canada i...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Bishop Laval era) In siege of Quebec, 230. (Count Frontenac er...
Hudson's Bay Company post at mouth of Albany River, west
Newspaper published at St. John, New Brunswick. =Index=: (Tille...
(Bishop Laval era) Chapel dedicated to, in church at Quebec, 84...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Montagnais chief, 159.
Born in Ath, Belgium, about 1640. Entered order of
Recollets. Sailed for Quebec, 1675. Stationed at Fort Frontenac, 1676.
Accompanied La Salle to the West, 1678. From Fort Crevecoeur (Peoria,
Ill.), in 1680, descended the Illinois and explored the upper waters of
the Mississippi. Captured by the Sioux and carried to their country.
After eight months, rescued by Du Lhut (q.v.), passed the winter at
Michilimackinac, and returned to Quebec, 1682. Apparently satisfied with
his adventures in the wilderness, returned to Europe, and settled in
Holland, where devoted himself to the preparation of a series of
narratives of his explorations, real and imaginary. Died there about
1706. =Bib.=: Works: Description de la Louisiane, etc.; Nouvelle
Decouverte, etc.; Nouveau Voyage, etc. For biog., and bibliog.
details of Hennepin's works, see Thwaites's edition of the New
Discovery, 1903. See also Parkman, La Salle.