Canadian History Dictionary Legislative Union
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Strongly favoured by Macdonald; oppo...
(General Brock era) American fort opposite Queenston, 300, 305....
Roberval Jean Francois De La Roque Sieur De
A gentleman of Picardy,
born about the year 1500. By a commiss...
Ogden Charles Richard 1791-1866 Son Of Following Studied Law And
called to the bar, 1812; elected to the Assembly for Three Rive...
Bidwell Marshall Spring 1799-1872 Born In New England Came To
Canada with his father, 1812, and practised law. In 1824-1835 a...
Viel Father Nicolas
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, 139; arrives and proceeds t...
(Samuel de Champlain era) An interpreter, 144.
Montgomery Richard 1736-1775 Born In Ireland Entered The British
army, 1754, and in 1757 stationed at Halifax, Nova Scotia; serv...
Pontbriand Henri-marie Dubreuil De 1709-1760 Born In Vannes
France. In 1741 consecrated bishop of Quebec, and left Paris fo...
Canadian Pacific Railway
The contract for construction of the railway
was signed Oct. 2...
Peters Susan Ann
(Tilley era) Mother of Sir Leonard Tilley, 5.
Wadsworth William 1732-1833 Born In Durham Connecticut In The
War of 1812, brigadier-general in the New York militia. Took pa...
(General Brock era) Commander of Iphigenie, and subsequently of...
(Wilmot era) Member for Queens, New Brunswick, an advocate of
Bib : Bancroft History Of British Columbia
Riedesel Frederica Charlotte Louisa 1746-1808 Wife Of Baron
Friedrich Adolph Riedesel; born in Bradenburg, Germany. Educate...
Weir Lieutenant George
Came to Canada with the 32nd Regiment; served
in the Rebellion...
Machray Robert 1831-1904 Born In Scotland Educated At Aberdeen
and Cambridge; ordained deacon, 1855; and priest, 1856; in 1858...
Peyras Jean Baptiste
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; visits
(General Brock era) Commands on Island of St. Joseph, 202, 210;...
Henry Alexander The Elder 1739-1824 One Of The Pioneer Fur
traders in north-western America. Born in New Jersey. Entered the fur
trade as a young man, 1760, or perhaps earlier. His Travels and
Adventures open in that year and describe his experiences in the West
for the following sixteen years. Sailed for Europe in 1776, where he
made the acquaintance of Sir Joseph Banks, president of the Royal
Society, and had an opportunity of describing his adventures to Marie
Antoinette. Afterwards settled in Montreal as a merchant. =Index=: (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era)
Leaves Montreal for western fur country, 3. =Bib.=: Travels and
Adventures in Canada and the Indian Territories, New York, 1809; new
ed., with biog. and other notes, by James Bain, Toronto, 1901. See
also Burpee, Search for the Western Sea.
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