Canadian History Dictionary Fenelon Francois De Salignac
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, sent on mission to Lake
(Lord Dorchester era) British, in America, 201; exchange of, af...
Pont-grave Francois Grave Sieur Du Pont
A merchant of St. Malo;
sailed for Tadoussac with Chauvin, 160...
Francois Xavier Saint
(Bishop Laval era) Patron saint of Canada, 87.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Abraham Martin, 146.
Off the coast of Nova Scotia. It was known from about
Saunders John Simcoe 1795-1878 Born In Fredericton New Brunswick
Went to England; educated at Oxford University. Called to the b...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era At Clatsop 44 On The Columbia 59 Their Overland
expedition, 60, 64, 66; mouth of the Columbia the objective, 66...
(General Brock era) United States brig on Lake Erie, 178; surre...
(Lord Dorchester era) Commands battery at Pres de Ville, 127.
Boyd John 1828-1893 Born In Ireland Emigrated To New Brunswick
and engaged in business at St. John. In 1880 called to the Sena...
La Franchise Sieur De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Letter from in Champlain's first
Mcgill John 1752-1834 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Virginia In
1773. Espoused the royal cause in the Revolution; in 1777 a lie...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Marries Anne Hebert, 113; death of, 1...
(Lord Sydenham era) Establishment of in Lower Canada, 255.
Imperial Federation League
Formed in Canada at a meeting in Montreal,
in May, 1885. A con...
Ragueneau Paul 1605-1680 Born In Paris France Joined The Society
of Jesus, and in 1636 came to Canada as a missionary to the Ind...
(General Brock era) Question of land grant for, 138; letters to...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Formed by George Brown, 85; lasted l...
Established 1595, and served with distinction in a
number of E...
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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