Canadian History Dictionary Montpensier Mlle De
(Count Frontenac era) Mme. Frontenac's relations with, 63.
(Bishop Laval era) Servant in the Seminary, Laval's account of,...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Abandons French post at Toronto, ...
On the Saskatchewan. A notable place in the annals of
Galinee Rene De Brehant De
A member of a noble family of Brittany;
came to Canada in 1668...
(Bishop Laval era) Nephew of Huron chief, deserts to the Iroquo...
Bib : Parkman Pioneers Of France White Atlas Of Canada
Schuyler Peter 1657-1724 Born In Albany Appointed Lieutenant In
the militia, 1685, and served in the colonial and Indian wars. ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Superior of Jesuits, sends petition to th...
Sent to Canada as governor of Montreal, 1670.
Obtained a grant...
(General Brock era) At entrance to Niagara River, lighthouse,
Tonti Chevalier Henri De 1650-1704 Born In Gaeta Italy Son Of A
well-known financier, and inventor of the Tontine form of life
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the vessels of Company of New ...
George Sir Rupert D
(Joseph Howe era) Provincial secretary of Nova Scotia, 57;
(Joseph Howe era) Chosen leader of Anti-Confederation party in
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Makes reconnaissance of Island of Orlean...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Marries Sir Alexander Macke...
May Sir Humphrey 1573-1630 Born In England Educated At Oxford In
1604 groom of the King's privy chamber; in 1618 surveyor of the...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain sails for France in (1626),...
Went to Astoria on the Beaver in 1811-1812 as an employee
Jette Sir Louis 1836- Studied Law And Called To The Bar 1857
Practised in Montreal. Entered public life in 1872 as member for
Montreal East, defeating Sir Georges E. Cartier. Appointed puisne judge
of Supreme Court of Quebec, 1878; and the same year became professor of
civil law in Laval University; later dean of the faculty. Member of the
commission for revision of the civil code of Quebec, 1887; and of the
Alaskan Boundary Commission. Appointed lieutenant-governor of Quebec,
1898, and for a second term in 1903. Chief-justice of the Superior Court
of Quebec, 1909. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) One of the founders of Le Parti
National, and its organ Le National, 29-30; defeats Cartier in
Montreal East, 84. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can. Men; Rose, Cyc. Can. Biog.