Canadian History Dictionary Van Buren Martin 1782-1862 Eighth President Of The United States
On the British Columbia coast. Used by the Hudson's
Sometimes called Red River of the North, to distinguish it
Lundy's Lane Battle Of 1814 British Troops Including Canadian
militia, numbered 1600 at the beginning of the battle, later in...
Genest Edmond Charles 1765-1834 Lord Dorchester Era Minister Of France To The
United States, 272; his intrigues in Canada, 273, 274. =Bib.=: ...
A New And Correct Map Of North America With The West India Isles
Divided according to the last Treaty of Peace. Concluded at Par...
La Vallee De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Godfather of young Hurons, 233.
Founded at Toronto, June 20, 1849, by Sandford
Fleming, and Ki...
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; arreste...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) King's surgeon, Montcalm carried into ho...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In the attack on Quebec, 135; secures
(Bishop Laval era) Established by La Salle in Illinois country,...
Ventadour Henri De Levy Duc De 1595-1651 Viceroy Of Canada
1625-1627. Served for a time in the army, and is said to have t...
Born in France. Governor of Placentia, Newfoundland,
Battle in War of 1812-1814, fought Nov. 11th, 1813.
The scene ...
(Lord Sydenham era) In Surrey, birthplace of Sydenham, 5.
Moodie Susanna 1803-1885 Born In England Daughter Of Thomas
Strickland, and sister of Agnes Strickland and Katherine Parr T...
Skelton Rev Thomas
(Lord Dorchester era) Step-father of Carleton, 29.
Born in Normandy, 1608. Came to Canada, 1640. Two
(Samuel de Champlain era) Priest of De Monts's expedition, at S...
Jones Alfred Gilpin 1824-1906 Born At Weymouth Nova Scotia Of
United Empire Loyalist stock. Built up great shipping industry at
Halifax. Entered public life as an opponent of Confederation.
Represented Halifax in Dominion House 1867-1872, 1874-1878. Became
minister of militia, 1878. Defeated in general election of that year,
and again in 1881; elected in 1887, but defeated in 1891.
Lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia 1900-1906. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era) Asked by Howe
to attend conference with Sir John Rose, on financial situation, 223;
his reasons for declining, 224; leader of Anti-Confederate party in Nova
Scotia, 224. =Bib.=: Dent, Can. Por.; Morgan, Can. Men; Rose, Cyc.
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