Canadian History Dictionary Gladstone William Ewart 1809-1898 British Statesman Index : Lord Sydenham Era
Elected to Parliament for Newark, 22; defeated at Manchester, 4...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Force gathered by, and Ligneris, dispers...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, afterwards c...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Wolfe's attachment to, 70, 72; Wolfe ent...
Union Of 1841
(Joseph Howe era) Act did not concede full measure of responsib...
Wilmot William Wilmot Era Father Of L A Wilmot 2 Lumberman 3 Son Of
Lemuel Wilmot, 3; his family, 3-4; a Baptist, 9; moves to Frede...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) French military engineer, 85, 90.
(Bishop Laval era) Hamlet, destruction of, 229. (Count Frontena...
Van Rensselaer Stephen 1764-1839 Born In New York Graduated At
Harvard, 1782. In 1786 major of militia, and in 1788 colonel. I...
(Bishop Laval era) Dies a martyr, 62.
Des Rivieres Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Accompanies captured British officers to...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Election contests, 63.
Marchand Felix Gabriel 1832-1900 Born In St Johns Quebec
Educated at St. Hyacinthe College. Elected to the Legislative A...
(Lord Dorchester era) Introduction of, from France, prohibited,...
Clark George Rogers 1752-1818 American Frontier Leader Index :
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Rebel leader, his cruel treatment...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the Hundred Associates (Compan...
(General Brock era) Of the 6th Regiment, assumes command on dea...
Through the Rocky Mountains. Elevation, 3733 feet
above sea le...
Lieutenant-governor of Quebec, 1785-1789. =Index=: (Lord Dorche...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Mason, accompanies Robert Giffard to ...
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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