Canadian History Dictionary Champdore
(Samuel de Champlain era) Carpenter to De Monts's expedition, 2...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Scheme opposed by Strachan, 28-29.
Accompanied Maurelle in 1792 to North-West Coast.
Carried out ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Wolfe occupies, 189; set on fire by Cana...
Index : Sir Georges E Cartier Era President Of Grand Trunk Railway 125 Friend Of Cartier's
125; declines distinction of C. B., 125; Cartier's letter to, 1...
See Ticonderoga. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Fort seized by
Ross John 1818-1871 Born In County Antrim Ireland Emigrated To
Canada; educated at the district school, Brockville. In 1839 ca...
(Lord Dorchester era) His connection with the Walker case, 19.
Fort St Louis
On Illinois River, near site of present town of La
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit mission at, 235.
Militia And Defence
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Militia in Canada raised by conscription...
See Prince of Wales, Fort.
(George Brown Era) His account of the negotiations between Brow...
Born in Connecticut. In 1759 served under Sir William
Rogers Robert 1727-1800 Born At Dunbarton New Hampshire In The
War of 1755-1760 with the French, commanded Rogers's Rangers an...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Increased in 1841, 99; and...
On the Saskatchewan. A notable place in the annals of
Peters Samuel Leonard
(Tilley era) Uncle of Sir Leonard Tilley, 5.
Index : Count Frontenac Era Creates West India Company 49 Disapproves Frontenac's
action in summoning "three estates," 67; anti-clerical tendenci...
(Count Frontenac era) Commandant of Fort Pemaquid, fires on Ind...
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.