Canadian History Dictionary Agniers
Commanded Spanish expedition to Nootka, 1790.
Carried on exten...
Astor John Jacob 1763-1848 Founder Of Astor Fur Company Index :
(General Brock era) Sends news of declaration of war in 1812, 2...
(Lord Elgin era) Commenced in 1846, 99.
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Liberal leader in Quebec, 25; prot...
Le Gardeur De Tilly Charles 1611-1695 Brother Of Pierre Le Gardeur
de Repentigny; a native of Normandy; came to Canada in 1636; an...
(General Brock era) Sent to Moraviantown to oppose enemy, 219,
Oregon Boundary Question
(Sir James Douglas era) Settled in 1846, 27; occupation of the
Index : Lord Dorchester Era First Bishop Of Quebec 271 John Graves Simcoe Era Appointed Bishop Of
Quebec, 158; visits Upper Canada, 158; made legislative and exe...
Strickland Samuel 1804-1867 Born At Reydon Hall Suffolk Brother
of Agnes Strickland, Mrs. Traill, and Mrs. Moodie. Entered the ...
Iberville Pierre Le Moyne Sieur D' 1661-1706 Third Son Of Charles
Le Moyne, Sieur de Longueuil. Entered the French navy, returnin...
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Denonville Jacques-rene De Brisay Marquis De
Eleventh governor of
New France. Colonel of Dragoons in French...
Born in Ath, Belgium, about 1640. Entered order of
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Built by Hudson's Bay Compa...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Third aide-de-camp to Montcalm, 2; accom...
Monck Sir Charles Stanley Fourth Viscount 1819-1894 Born In
Ireland. Educated at Trinity College, Dublin; and called to the...
Bib : Douglas Quebec In Seventeenth Century Relation 1625 Le
Clercq, Etablissement de la Foy; Parkman, Jesuits in North Amer...
Church Of England
The first Anglican church in what is now Canada was
built at H...
Porto Rico Island
(Samuel de Champlain era) Taken and abandoned, by English in 15...
Hunt Thomas Sterry 1826-1892 Born In Norwich Conn Came To
Canada, 1847, at the invitation of Sir William E. Logan, to accept the
position of chemist and mineralogist to the Geological Survey, which he
held until 1872. Also occupied the chair of chemistry in Laval
University, 1856-1862; and in McGill University, 1862-1868. In 1872
professor of geology in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Author of several scientific works, and a large number of papers
contributed to learned societies and scientific periodicals. Died in New
York. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
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