Canadian History Dictionary Metcalfe Charles Theophilus Baron 1785-1846 Born In Calcutta
India. Educated at Eton. Resident of Delhi, 1811-1820; in 1820-...
Rogers Sir F
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Ship in which Wolfe sailed for Quebec, 7...
Barclay Robert H
Born in Scotland. Took part in the battle of
Trafalgar. Sent t...
(Lord Elgin era) Father Gavazzi's lectures, 124; cause riots in...
Bib : Simpson Journey Round The World Bryce Hudson's Bay
St George Sir Thomas Bligh 1765-1837 Born In England Entered The
army and rose to the rank of major-general, 1819. Came to Canad...
Leading from the Parsnip River to the Fraser, in
Lacoste Louis 1798-1878 Born At Boucherville Quebec Educated At
St. Sulpice College, Montreal, and called to the bar of Lower C...
(Lord Dorchester era) Appointed judge, 183.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Robinson Colonel Beverley 1723-1792 Born In Thornbury England
Entered the army; took part as a major, under Wolfe, in the att...
Entree de la Riviere Niagara, dans le fond du Lac Ontario ou
Helmcken John Sebastian
Born in England, 1832. Studied medicine and
admitted a member ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Had larger share of trade, 110; propo...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk, brings news of amalgamation of...
Cook Dr Henry
(Tilley era) Tilley in his service, 7.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Shoots at Mackenzie, 364; his trea...
Scott Winfield 1786-1866 Entered The United States Army And
served in the War of 1812. From 1832 to 1838 engaged in Indian ...
Coke Sir John 1563-1644 Sat In Parliament 1621-1629 Secretary Of
State, 1625; a commissioner of the treasury, 1635-1636. =Index=...
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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