Canadian History Dictionary Sydney
An important seaport of Nova Scotia; formerly the capital of
Killaly H H
Represented town of London in first Parliament after
Courcelles Daniel De Remy Sieur De
Governor of Canada, 1665-1672.
His tenure of office marked by ...
Dollard Des Ormeaux Adam
A young officer of the garrison at
Montreal, who saved Montrea...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Exploits of the Alabama, 98; inflict...
(General Brock era) Name at first given to king's battery in Qu...
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, sent on mission to Lake Ontario, ...
Former name of the city of Ottawa. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdona...
Bib : Read Lives Of The Judges Scadding Toronto Of Old
Macdonald Donald Alexander 1816-1896 Born In St Raphael's
Quebec. Engaged in business as railway contractor. Represented ...
(Sir James Douglas era) Jesuit missionary--supposed to be first...
Vaudreuil Philippe De Rigaud Marquis De
Came to Canada, 1687, in
command of eight hundred troops, and,...
Ellice Edward 1781-1863 Louis Joseph Papineau Era Seignior Of Beauharnois Suggests To
colonial secretary union of Upper and Lower Canada, 47; his des...
Quebec Siege Of 1775-1776
See American invasion; Montgomery;
Arnold; Dorchester. =Bib.=:...
Tecumseh 1768-1813 Born Near The Site Of Springfield Ohio First
appeared as a brave in a battle with Kentucky soldiers about 17...
Buade Henri De
(Count Frontenac era) Father of Frontenac, 61.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Kirke's vessel before Quebec, 188, 19...
Doyle Lawrence O'connor
(Joseph Howe era) Contributed to The Club in Howe's
Rises in Rocky Mountains, and flows into Strait of
(Count Frontenac era) Clerk to attorney-general, 106.
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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