Canadian History Dictionary Nipissing Lake
Named after the Algonquian tribe of the same name.
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King's Printer Upper Canada
(John Graves Simcoe era) Louis Roy, first incumbent of
Kerr D S
(Wilmot era) Council for Doak and Hill in libel case, 75.
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent to Canada to study legal situation, ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Largest of the Huron villages, 89.
In Rocky Mountains; source of North Saskatchewan River.
Edward And Annie
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) The vessel which brought th...
(General Brock era) Brother of Sir Isaac, a London merchant, 70...
Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Sent West To Explore By Hudson's Bay Company 57 Meets
Alexander Mackenzie, 57; winters at Chipewyan, 57; determines i...
A member of the Irish bar. Judge of the Supreme Court
Index : Louis Joseph Papineau Era Follows Papineau's Leadership 34 Urges Him To Accept
mission to England, to oppose union of Canadas, 45. =Bib.=: Cyc...
A religious order founded in 1816 in France, and first
Apprenticeship System Of
(Bishop Laval era) Adopted with new-comers, in New France,
Knox Henry 1750-1806 American General In Revolutionary War
(John Graves Simcoe era) Teaches school at Hay Bay, 167.
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor, Hudson's Bay ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Huron tribe devoted to the French, 92...
Index : Tilley Era Surveyor-general In Smith Government 91 Adds No Strength
to the government, 92; represents Westmoreland, 115. =Bib.=: Ro...
Hull William 1753-1825 Born In Derby Conn Educated At Yale
University, and called to the bar, 1775. Served with distinction during
the Revolutionary War; major-general of militia in Massachusetts and a
member of the federal Senate; appointed governor of Michigan, 1805;
commander of the north-western army of the United States, 1812.
Surrendered Detroit to General Brock, 1812; tried by court-martial, and
sentenced to be shot; sentence commuted. Resided at Newton, Mass., until
his death. =Index=: (General Brock era) Marches north, 203; crosses Detroit River and
occupies Sandwich, 208, 213; his proclamation to the people of Canada,
213, 217, 235; his baggage and stores captured, 218; his supplies under
Major Van Horne captured, 237; re-crosses river to Detroit, 238;
summoned to surrender, and refuses, 251; surrenders with his whole army,
255; sent to Montreal as prisoner of war, 261, 265; released on parole,
283; makes bad impression on English officers, 283; court-martialled,
sentenced to death, but sentence remitted, 283, 284. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am.
Biog.; Campbell, Life and Services of General William Hull;
Cruikshank, General Hull's Invasion of Canada in 1812 (R. S. C.,