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(Samuel de Champlain era) Huron chief, 48; forms alliance with ...
Aumont Marechal D'
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain serves under, 1.
Prideaux John 1718-1759 Born In Devonshire England Entered The
army in 1739 as an ensign. In 1743 took part in the battle of D...
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 187...
Drewe Rev Edward
(John Graves Simcoe era) Accompanies Simcoe as chaplain, 47.
On the St. Lawrence River. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Improv...
Coke Sir John 1563-1644 Sat In Parliament 1621-1629 Secretary Of
State, 1625; a commissioner of the treasury, 1635-1636. =Index=...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent to occupy fort at St. Johns, 84; sur...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the men landed by Kirke on St....
Shortt Adam 1859- Born At Kilworth Ontario Educated At Queen's
University, and at Edinburgh and Glasgow. Appointed assistant p...
(Count Frontenac era) Name given to trading Company formed by i...
Bering Vitus 1681-1741 Born At Horsens Denmark Joined The
Russian navy in 1704; and in 1725 sent by Peter the Great to ex...
Crisacy Marquis Antoine De
(Count Frontenac era) Conducts expedition for restoration
(John Graves Simcoe era) Scarcity of, in Upper Canada, 175. See...
A tribe closely resembling the Micmacs of Nova
Scotia, and inh...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Bude General De
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's letters to, 116, 117,...
Charles Emmanuel Iii 1701-1773 King Of Sardinia Succeeded To The
throne, 1730. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His foreig...
(Samuel de Champlain era) French ambassador in London, instruct...
Parent Etienne 1801-1874 Born At Beauport Near Quebec Educated
at the Seminary of Quebec, and at the College of Nicolet. In 18...
Hind Henry Youle
Born in Nottingham, England, 1823. Travelled in
Mexico, 1846. Came to Canada, 1847, and appointed lecturer in chemistry
and natural philosophy at the Toronto Normal School, Toronto. Five years
later became professor of chemistry and geology in Trinity College.
Geologist to the Red River exploring expedition, 1857; and had charge of
the expedition of 1858 to explore the country between Red River and the
Saskatchewan. In 1860 carried out an exploration of a portion of
Labrador peninsula. In 1854 resigned his chair at Trinity, and undertook
a preliminary geological survey of New Brunswick; and in subsequent
years carried out similar work for the government of Nova Scotia. In
1876 engaged by the Newfoundland government to report on northern cod
banks, but abandoned this work to assist the Canadian government in
preparing their case for the Halifax Fisheries Commission. =Index=: (Egerton Ryerson era)
On staff of Toronto Normal School, 174. =Bib.=: Works: Narrative of the
Canadian Red River Exploring Expedition of 1857, and the Assiniboine and
Saskatchewan Expedition of 1858; Sketch of the Overland Route to
British Columbia; Explorations in the Interior of the Labrador
Peninsula; Eighty Years' Progress of British North America (by Hind
and others). For biog., see Morgan, Cel. Can. and Can. Men; Rose,
Cyc. Can. Biog.
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