Canadian History Dictionary Blanchard Hiram
(Joseph Howe era) Supports Confederation, 186; member of Nova
Lusignan Paul Louis Dazemard De
Commanded Fort St. Frederic (Crown
Point) in 1749, when the Sw...
Neilson John 1776-1848 Born In Scotland In 1790 Came To Canada
and in 1797 edited the Quebec Gazette. Member of the provincial...
(Lord Dorchester era) The maiden name of Dorchester's mother, 2...
Index : General Brock Era Becomes Colonel Of Glengarry Fencibles 180 Bib :
Lucas, Canadian War of 1812; Macdonell, Sketches Illustrating t...
Crawford Isabella Valancy 1851-1887 Born In Ireland Came To
Canada at age of five. Lived at Peterborough, Ontario. Collecte...
A native of France; in early life a medical student.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Lieutenant-governor at Michilimac...
Farnborough Sir Thomas Erskine May First Baron 1815-1886 Born In
London. Assistant librarian of the House of Commons, 1831; exam...
Clermont College Of
(Bishop Laval era) Laval studies at, 21.
Dreuilletes Gabriel 1610-1681 Studied At Jesuit College Toulouse
In 1643 came to Canada and spent a year in study of Algonquian ...
Held in London, 1887. Canada was represented by
Sir Alexander ...
Richardson John 1796-1852 Born Near Niagara Falls Ontario In
1812 served during the war in the Canadian militia; at the batt...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 259, 263.
Mackenzie Sir Alexander 1755-1820 John Graves Simcoe Era Visits Simcoe 188
recommends establishment of two trading-posts on Pacific coast,...
Bib : Works: Dreamland And Other Poems Tecumseh: A Drama For
biog., see Morgan, Can. Men; MacMurchy, Canadian Literature.
Index : General Brock Era United States Representative In England Presents Claims
on account of Chesapeake matter, 84; United States secretary of...
Founded by Champlain (q.v.), in 1608. Seventy-three
Loranger Thomas Jean Jacques 1823-1885 Born In Ste Anne
d'Yamachiche, Quebec. Educated at Nicolet College; called to th...
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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