Canadian History Dictionary Athabaska Lake
First discovered by Peter Pond, about 1778. Ten years
Gerry Elbridge 1744-1814 American Statesman Index : General Brock Era
Governor of Massachusetts, 172. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era) Ad...
Bib : Histoire De Montreal For Biog See Parkman Old Regime
Exploration of the Great Lakes by Dollier de Casson and de Breh...
Russell Alexander J
(Samuel de Champlain era) His papers on Champlain's astrolabe, ...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Built by North West Company...
Gugy Conrad 1730-1786 Born At The Hague Son Of A Swiss Officer In
the Dutch service. Educated for the engineers; disposed of his
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Makes reconnaissance of Island of Orlean...
Juan De Fuca Strait
Between Vancouver Island and United States
mainland. =Index=: ...
Pacific Fur Company
Organized by John Jacob Astor in 1810. Sometimes
known as the ...
Brig. See Adams.
Caen Guillaume De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Head of Company formed by Montmorency...
Crawford John Willoughby 1817-1875 Born In Ireland Came To
Canada, 1824; studied law and called to the bar, 1824. Sat in t...
(Bishop Laval era) Servant in the Seminary, Laval's account of,...
La Corne De St Luc Louis Luc
Stationed at Fort St. Frederic (Crown
Point), 1741-1747; at La...
Keefer Thomas Coltrin 1821- Born At Thorold Ontario Engaged In
the enlargement of the Welland Canal, 1841-1845, and then trans...
Macdougall William 1822-1905 Born In Toronto Educated At
Victoria College, Cobourg; admitted as a solicitor in 1847, and...
Eldon John Scott First Earl 1751-1838 British Statesman Index :
(Lord Sydenham era) Resigns from Cabinet, 16. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat...
Green Benjamin 1713-1772 Accompanied The Expedition Against
Louisbourg as secretary, 1745; remained there as government sec...
Riviere Aux Raisins
(John Graves Simcoe era) Boundary of territory dependent on Det...
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.
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