Canadian History Dictionary Hornwork
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) A strong defence on left bank of St. Cha...
Rises in Upper Columbia Lake, lat. 50 deg. 10', long.
At mouth of Liard River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Built...
Watkin Sir Edwin William Bart
(1819-1901). Born in Manchester,
England. Educated there. In 1...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Massacre of, by Americans after c...
(Lord Dorchester era) Brings news of Arnold's attack on St. Joh...
Bonnycastle Sir Richard Henry 1791-1848 Born In England Served In
Canada in 1812, and engaged in the capture of Fort Castine. Dur...
St Veran Marquise De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Mother of Montcalm, 3; her fortitude, 8;...
New Brunswick University Of
(Wilmot era) Established as provincial
university, 1859, 51; f...
Handy Henry S
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Commander of "patriot" army, 427; ...
Index : General Brock Era Adjutant-general Writes Brock From Quebec 134 136 137
138, 145; his opinion of the Lower Canada Assembly, 145; notifi...
Notre Dame De La Recouvrance
First parish church of Quebec; built by
Champlain, 1633, and e...
(Bishop Laval era) Mission at, miraculously escapes massacre, 6...
Stuart Rev John
(John Graves Simcoe era) First Church of England clergyman to a...
Finlay James Jr
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Joins XY Company, 14; on Pe...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Of Dieppe, discovers manuscript of Ch...
Harrison Samuel Bealey
(Lord Sydenham era) Provincial secretary for Upper Canada,
Pouchot 1712-1769 Born At Grenoble France Entered The Engineers'
corps of the French army in 1733, and served in Flanders, Corsi...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Skirmish at, 24.
Montmorency Henri Duc De 1595-1632 In 1620 Purchased The
viceroyalty of New France from the Comte de Soissons, his
Made four notable voyages: the first, in 1607, for the
Muscovy Company, in search of a north-eastern passage to China; the
second, in 1608, for the same Company, and in search of the same
passage; the third, in 1609, at the expense of the Dutch East India
Company, begun, like the two former, in search of a north-eastern
passage, but changed to a quest of a north-western passage; the fourth,
in 1610, in search of a north-western passage, the expense borne by
three English gentlemen. In his first voyage, explored the coast of
Spitzbergen; in the second, part of Nova Zembla; in the third, the
Hudson River; and in the last, Hudson Strait and part of the bay.
Wintered, 1610-1611, at the foot of James Bay, and on the return voyage
was set adrift with eight companions in a small boat, and never again
heard of. =Bib.=: Asher, Henry Hudson, the Navigator; Read,
Historical Enquiry concerning Henry Hudson; Laut, Conquest of the
Great North-West. See also bibliog. list in Asher.
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