Canadian History Dictionary Mcleod Alexander
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Charged with murder of Amos Durfee...
Bib : Johnson First Things In Canada
(Sir James Douglas era) Tenacity of belief in its existence, 50...
Hudson's Bay Company
Organized by a number of English gentlemen, who
sent out a tra...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At mouth of Niagara River, 22; taken by ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Murder of, 152.
Came from Paris to Acadia, 1604; mentioned there in
1610, and ...
Bossuet Jacques Benigne 1627-1704 Churchman And Orator Bishop Of
Meaux; took a leading part in the Gallican controversy. =Index=...
Newspaper published at St. John, New Brunswick. (Wilmot era) At...
Callieres Louis-hector De 1646?-1703 Born At Cherbourg Son Of
Jacques de Callieres, governor of Cherbourg. Entered the army, ...
Hazen Robert Leonard 1806-1874 Born In St John New Brunswick
Studied law and called to the bar, 1832; sat for St. John in Ne...
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index.=: (George Brown Era) Th...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Attacks Mackenzie in Upper Canada ...
Gwillim Elizabeth Posthuma
(John Graves Simcoe era) Married to Simcoe, 40; descent and
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Of Bearn regiment, 209; in battle of Ste...
Tonti Chevalier Henri De 1650-1704 Born In Gaeta Italy Son Of A
well-known financier, and inventor of the Tontine form of life
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Attacks Proposed Reconstruction Of Ministry 1842 132
significance of his nickname of "Tiger," 132. See also Canada C...
Jacques Cartier River
A tributary of the St. Lawrence, north shore,
above Quebec. =I...
(Samuel de Champlain era) A Basque, disregards monopoly granted...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Member of Legislative Council, 79.
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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