Canadian History Dictionary Farnborough Sir Thomas Erskine May First Baron 1815-1886 Born In
London. Assistant librarian of the House of Commons, 1831; exam...
Duplessis-bochart Guillaume Guillemot
Sent to Canada, 1632, by the
Company of New France. Led a trad...
Baranof Alexander Andrevitch 1747-1819 Governor Of Russian
America. Had been manager of a glass factory at Irkutsk, Siberi...
(Bishop Laval era) Heads mission established at Gannentaha, 65,...
Mcclelan Abner Reid 1831- Born In Hopewell New Brunswick
Educated at Mount Allison Academy. Engaged in mercantile life.
(Bishop Laval era) Jesuit, devotion of, 32; his death, 33.
For some years a member of the Assembly of Lower
Ellice Edward 1781-1863 Louis Joseph Papineau Era Seignior Of Beauharnois Suggests To
colonial secretary union of Upper and Lower Canada, 47; his des...
Index : Tilley Era Sent To Check Fenians 107 Bib : Cyc Am Biog
St Veran Marquise De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Mother of Montcalm, 3; her fortitude, 8;...
Marsolet Nicolas 1587-1677 Came To Canada From France About 1608
and for many years an interpreter for the Montagnais and Algonq...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Induced To Cultivate Land Near Quebec 159 Allies Of The
French, 162, 163; murders committed by, 164; give Champlain thr...
Le Sage Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Repulses landing of English, 107.
Richards Sir William Buell 1815-1889 Born In Brockville Ontario
Studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1837. Electe...
Founded, 1668, as the Quebec Seminary, and granted a
Stewart Sir William 1774-1827 British General Index : General Brock Era In
command of marines in expedition to Baltic, 24, 29; organizes R...
Plan of the Seigneurie House at William Henry. Original MS. A
Weldon John Wesley 1804-1885 For Many Years A Member Of The
Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, and 1843-1851 Speaker of...
Jesuit missionary. Accompanied La Verendrye
on his Western exp...
Henry Alexander The Younger
Nephew of preceding. Entered service of
North West Company about 1792. His Journal, the original manuscript of
which is in the Library of Parliament at Ottawa, and which was published
in 1897, with introduction and elaborate notes by Elliott Coues,
contains an account of his western travels and experiences, 1799 to
1814. Drowned near Fort George, at the mouth of the Columbia, May 22,
1814. =Bib.=: Works: New Light on the Early History of the Greater
North-West; The Manuscript Journals of Alexander Henry and David
Thompson, ed. by Elliott Coues, New York, 1897. See also Burpee,
Search for the Western Sea; Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company.
Next: Henry John
Previous: Henry Alexander The Elder 1739-1824 One Of The Pioneer Fur