Canadian History Dictionary Parkes Sir Henry 1815-1896 Australian Statesman Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era
Rhodes suggests scheme of Imperial preferential trade to, 343.
A city of British Columbia, founded by Colonel R. C.
Moody in ...
Supreme Court Of Canada
Created by Act of Parliament in 1875.
Consists of a chief-just...
Avaugour Pierre Dubois Baron D'
Governor of New France, 1661-1663,
succeeding D'Argenson. =Ind...
Born at Bordeaux, Jan. 30, 1703; son of Louis-Amable
Porto Rico Island
(Samuel de Champlain era) Taken and abandoned, by English in 15...
(George Brown Era) Members of British government in 1862
Vincent John 1765-1848 Born In England In 1781 Entered The Army
as ensign, and promoted lieutenant the same year. In 1786 capta...
(George Brown Era) Agitates through newspapers and Toronto Boar...
The treaty of Washington having provided for a
commission, to ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Aide-de-camp to Levis, 139; his redoubt
Morris James 1798-1865 Born In Scotland Came To Canada As A Child
with his parents; in business at Brockville with his brothers, ...
Wolfe James 1727-1759 Wolfe / Montcalm Era Intrusted By William Pitt With Command
of expedition against Quebec, 65, 73; singular anecdote of, 65;...
Bib : Laut Conquest Of The Great North-west
Index : Wilmot Era Grants Charter To King's College Fredericton 49 Bib :
Dict. Nat. Biog.
Montcalm Louis Joseph Marquis De 1712-1759 Wolfe / Montcalm Era Seigneur De Saint
Veran, his appointment as commander-in-chief in New France, 1; ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Reports legislative debates, 106; ...
Area 372,630 square miles. Vancouver Island became a
(Bishop Laval era) Nephew of Huron chief, deserts to the Iroquo...
Bernieres Henri De 1635-1700 Born In France Came To Canada With
Laval in 1659. Cure of Quebec, 1660-1687; and grand-vicar of th...
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.