Canadian History Dictionary Hey William
An English lawyer; succeeded William Gregory as
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
(Egerton Ryerson era) Offered, but declines, charge of educatio...
Neilson John 1776-1848 Born In Scotland In 1790 Came To Canada
and in 1797 edited the Quebec Gazette. Member of the provincial...
(George Brown Era) Origin of the double ministries, 81. (Lord S...
Brock Sir Hugh
(General Brock era) Supposed ancestor of General Brock, 5.
Bib : Parkman Jesuits In North America Ragueneau Relation Des
Hurons, 1649; Colby, Canadian Types of the Old Regime.
Marie Antoinette 1755-1793 Queen Of France Index : John Graves Simcoe Era Public
mourning in Upper Canada for death of, 193.
Boulton Henry John
Son of D'Arcy Boulton; born in England, 1790.
Studied law and ...
Index : General Brock Era Appointed Brigadier 123 Arrival Of At Quebec 134
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Incorporated In Indian Confederacy 148 Bib : See
Iroquois; Six Nations.
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, arrival of, 105.
Bib : Dent Can Por Read Lives Of The Judges
Aillon Father De La Roche D'
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet interpreter and
Born in Scotland. Came to America and settled among the
(Wilmot era) Member for Sunbury, in New Brunswick Assembly,
Bib : Parkman Conspiracy Of Pontiac Smith Historical Account Of
Skelton Rev Thomas
(Lord Dorchester era) Step-father of Carleton, 29.
Lamberville John De 1633-1714 Jesuit Missionary To The Onondagas
forced to leave his mission in 1687, because of Denonville's ex...
Bib : Dawson Peter Redpath Governor And Benefactor Of Mcgill
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.