Canadian History Dictionary Denys Nicolas 1598-1688 Born At Tours Early Took To Sea And In
1633 became interested in the fisheries of Nova Scotia. A short...
Boscawen Edward 1711-1761 Born In England Served At Porto Bello
1739-1740; at Cartagena, 1741; and in the West Indies, 1747. Co...
George Iv 1762-1830 King Of England Son Of George Iii And The
Princess Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. In 1795 married the...
Wilson John 1809-1869 Born In Paisley Scotland Came To Canada
1823; for some years worked on a farm near Perth. Studied law a...
Mackenzie William Lyon 1795-1861 William Lyon Mackenzie Era His Personality Goldwin
Smith on, 3; Dr. Harrison on, 4; W. J. Rattray on, 5, 6; first ...
Thompson William 1725-1781 Born In Ireland Emigrated To
Pennsylvania, and commanded a troop of mounted militia in the F...
Bethune Alexander Neil 1800-1879 Born In Glengarry Ontario In
1823 ordained deacon, and in 1824, priest. In 1847 archdeacon o...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Accompanies Champlain to Quebec, 41.
Deschamps Isaac 1722-1801 A Native Of Switzerland Came To Nova
Scotia in early life. Elected to the Assembly, 1761; judge of t...
(Count Frontenac era) Jesuit father, sent as negotiator to Alba...
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, comes out in St. Andre, 31; his a...
Known to the French as Carillon. Built by Lotbiniere in
Rockingham Charles Watson-wentworth Marquis Of 1730-1782 Born In
Yorkshire, England. Educated at Westminster School and St. John...
Sketch of part of the River Chateauguay, George Williams,
(Sir James Douglas era) His expedition to Sacramento in 1841, 1...
Crillon Count Edward De
(General Brock era) His connection with the John Henry
Rises in the Pelly Mountains about lat. 62 deg., and flows
Campbell Captain Dr Accused In Connection With Walker Affair 36
tried and acquitted, 38.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Dangerous situation of, 4.
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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