Canadian History Dictionary Astor John Jacob 1763-1848 Founder Of Astor Fur Company Index :
(General Brock era) Sends news of declaration of war in 1812, 2...
Gordon Arthur Hamilton
Robinson W B
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Brother of Sir J. B. Robin...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Builds Dewdney Trail From Hope To Similkameen 252-253
Asgill Sir Charles 1762-1823 A Lieutenant In Cornwallis's Army
1780. Taken prisoner at Yorktown, condemned to death by the Ame...
Built by the Hudson's Bay Company, in 1794, on the head
(Lord Dorchester era) Sailing-master on Carleton's ship, 154.
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Built By Hudson's Bay Company At Mouth Of Naas River
1831, 116; moved forty miles south, 1834, 120. =Bib.=: Walbran,...
Verreau Hospice-anthelme Jean Baptiste 1828-1901 Born At L'islet
Quebec. Educated at Quebec Seminary, and a teacher there in 184...
(General Brock era) Private of 41st, first man killed in War of...
Tilley Sir Leonard 1818-1896 Wilmot Era Grandson Of William Peters 3
succeeds Wilmot as lieutenant-governor, 133. (Tilley era) Elect...
Cobden Richard 1804-1865 British Statesman Index : Lord Sydenham Era A More
advanced radical than Sydenham, 20. =Bib.=: Morley, Life of Ric...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Preponderance of, in Upper Canada, 159...
Bib : See Iberville
Morin Augustin Norbert 1803-1865 Born In St Michel Quebec
Educated at the Seminary of Quebec, and called to the bar of Lo...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Attempts to introduce, 181, 187.
Yonge Street Toronto
Originally an Indian trail leading to Lake
Simcoe. Built as a ...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era English Commissioner In Matter Of Canada 214 Bib :
Dict. Nat. Biog.
Martin Charles Amador
(Samuel de Champlain era) Priest, 146.
A village on the St. Lawrence, north shore, below
Keefer Thomas Coltrin 1821- Born At Thorold Ontario Engaged In
the enlargement of the Welland Canal, 1841-1845, and then transferred to
the Ottawa River works, 1845-1849. Made a survey of the St. Lawrence
rapids, 1850; and prepared the report and plans which resulted in the
building of the Victoria bridge at Montreal. Instrumental in securing
the deepening of the St. Lawrence channel and the adoption of the
standard gauge on Canadian railways. Served as Canadian commissioner at
the London exhibitions of 1851 and 1862, and the Paris exhibition of
1878, and also on the International Deep Waterways Commission. Author of
a number of articles and papers on engineering and public questions.
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