Canadian History Dictionary Macintyre Duncan
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Director of the Canadian Pacific Rai...
Casgrain Henri Raymond 1831-1904 After Studying Medicine Decided
to enter the church, and ordained a priest in 1856. In 1872, ow...
(Wilmot era) Appointed to Legislative Council, New Brunswick,
Beaver Dam Battle Of
In War of 1812. FitzGibbon commanded a
detachment of the 49th ...
Marcy William Learned 1786-1857 William Lyon Mackenzie Era Governor Of New York
declines to surrender Mackenzie, 414. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk in De Caen's company, 138.
Bib : Pilling Bibliography Of Algonquian Languages Champlain
Voyages; Parkman, Conspiracy of Pontiac; Schoolcraft, Indian Tr...
Aberdeen John Campbell Hamilton Gordon Seventh Earl Of 1847- A
baronet of Nova Scotia. Born in Edinburgh, Scotland. Succeeded ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Accompanies Champlain to Quebec, 41; ...
Constitutional Act 1791
The Act was designed to harmonize the
conflicting interests of...
(Samuel de Champlain era) French ambassador in London, instruct...
Carte D'amerique Divisee En Ses Principaux Pays Par M L'abbe
Clouet, de l'Academie Royal de Rouen. Illustrated, 1782. Print ...
Founded by Antoine de la Motte Cadillac (q.v.) in 1701. The
St Clair Arthur 1734-1818 Born In Scotland Entered The Army
1757, and came to America, serving under Amherst at Louisbourg,...
Haviland T H
(1822-1895). Born at Charlottetown, Prince Edward
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Name given to rising ground extending to...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Grant of, to Sir Thomas Gates, 223.
A town on the North Saskatchewan, at the mouth of the
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At mouth of Niagara River, 22; taken by ...
Willis John Walpole 1792-1877 Born In England A Voluminous Writer
on legal subjects. In 1827 appointed a puisne judge of the King...
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.