Canadian History Dictionary Blanchard Hiram
(Joseph Howe era) Supports Confederation, 186; member of Nova
Methodist Church In Canada
Can be traced back to 1772, when a party
of Yorkshire Methodis...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain sails for France in (1626),...
Martinez Estevan Jose
Accompanied Perez to North-West Coast in 1773
as pilot. In 178...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In the attack on Quebec, 135; secures
A tribe of Algonquian stock. They are named on
Galinee's map o...
Presbyterian Church In Canada
Had its beginnings early in the
eighteenth century in Nova Sco...
(Lord Dorchester era) Murder of, 152.
A large island in Lake Superior, United States territory.
Lac Aux Claies
(John Graves Simcoe era) Renamed Lake Simcoe in honour of Gover...
(Tilley era) Member of Executive Council, New Brunswick,
Hudson's Bay Company
Organized by a number of English gentlemen, who
sent out a tra...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Attacks Mackenzie in Upper Canada ...
Soissons Charles De Bourbon Comte De 1565-1612 At The Urgent
solicitation of Champlain, who was in desperate need of a power...
See Riel Rebellion.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) The domain of France, 18. See also under...
La Hontan Louis Armand De Lom D'arce Baron De 1666-1715 Arrived
in Canada in 1683; spent some time at Quebec, and also travelle...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Low...
Gibbs Thomas Nicholson 1821-1883 Born In Terrebonne Quebec
Engaged in business pursuits at Oshawa. Defeated for election t...
(General Brock era) Captured at sea by United States
Jameson Robert Simpson
A member of the English bar. Reporter in Lord
Eldon's Court, 1824. Married Anna Brownell Murphy, 1826. Judge in the
Island of Dominica, 1829; retired, 1833, and returned to England.
Appointed attorney-general of Upper Canada by the Imperial government,
1833, and took up his residence at York. Called to the bar of Upper
Canada, 1833. Member of the Assembly, 1835-1837. Appointed
vice-chancellor of the Court of Equity. Died in Toronto, 1854. =Bib.=:
Read, Lives of the Judges.
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