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Bow River Pass
Through the Bow Range of the Rocky Mountains, head
waters of B...
(General Brock era) Formed, 196.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Explorer, gives information to Champl...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Name Toronto officially changed to, 20...
Davis Captain Sylvanus
(Count Frontenac era) Captured at Fort Loyal, 252; a prisoner
(Samuel de Champlain era) Indian, brings news of Kirke's arriva...
Greenway Thomas 1838-1909 Born In Cornwall England Came To
Canada with his parents, 1844. Educated at the public schools o...
St Lawrence And Atlantic Railway
(Lord Elgin era) Chartered, 1845, to connect
with Atlantic and...
Grant George Monro 1835-1902 Born At Albion Mines Nova Scotia
Educated at University of Glasgow. Entered Presbyterian ministr...
(General Brock era) Captured at sea by United States
(Samuel de Champlain era) Murdered by Montagnais Indians, 164.
Fancamp Baron De
(Bishop Laval era) Presents shrine to Bonsecours chapel, 177.
Index : Lord Elgin Era Inspector-general 1854 140 Favours Division Of Clergy
Reserves among various denominations, 163. (George Brown Era) G...
Comprised all the western portions of Canada,
except Manitoba ...
Index : Count Frontenac Era Assassination Of 11 Samuel De Champlain Era Assassinated 64 Bib :
Chambers, Biog. Dict.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Objects of, 495; Mackenzie attacks...
Thomson Edward William 1849- Canadian Author And Journalist
Nairne Captain John
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand gives him rank of major...
Ste Croix Island
Near the entrance to the Bay of Fundy; explored by
Iberville Pierre Le Moyne Sieur D' 1661-1706 Third Son Of Charles
Le Moyne, Sieur de Longueuil. Entered the French navy, returning to
Canada in 1683. Three years later accompanied De Troyes in the
expedition against the English on Hudson Bay, and took part in the
capture of Moose Factory, Fort Rupert, and Albany. Returned to Quebec in
1687; and the following year was again on the bay. In 1689 captured the
Hampshire, and brought her to Quebec with her cargo of furs. In 1690
took part in the raid on Schenectady; and the same year captured Fort
Severn on Hudson Bay. In 1694 sailed to the bay with a French fleet, and
captured Fort Nelson. Two years later captured Pemaquid; and, sailing to
Newfoundland, captured St. John's and raided the villages along the
coast. In 1697 again sailed to Hudson Bay, defeated a superior fleet,
and recaptured Fort Nelson. The following year sailed from Brest in
command of an expedition to discover the mouth of the Mississippi and
plant a colony there, in both of which he was successful. The remaining
years of his life spent in building up the colony of Louisiana. =Index=:
(Count Frontenac era) Accompanies expedition to Hudson Bay, 206; joins war party against
Schenectady, 235; arrives from Hudson Bay with two captured vessels,
325; takes Fort Pemaquid, 331; exploits in Hudson Bay, 342-350; sails
for France, and returns with two French ships, 343; captures Fort
Nelson, 345; sails for France, 346; attacks English settlements in
Newfoundland, 346; takes St. John's, 347; in his ship Pelican
successfully engages three English vessels, 349; sails for France, 349.
(Bishop Laval era) Commands expedition against English in Hudson Bay, 204; his exploits
in Newfoundland and Hudson Bay, 232; subsequent services and death of,
233. =Bib.=: Reed, First Great Canadian; Parkman, Half Century of
Conflict; Laut, Conquest of the Great North-West; Colby, Canadian
Types of the Old Regime; Desmazures, Histoire du Chevalier
d'Iberville; Gayarre, History of Louisiana; Margry, Decouvertes des
Francais; Wallace, Louisiana under the French; Martin, History of
Louisiana; Bacqueville de la Potherie, Histoire de l'Amerique
Septentrionale; Jeremie, Relation du Detroit et de la Baye d'Hudson
(Bernard, Recueil de Voiages au Nord). See also bibliography at the
end of Reed's work.
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