Canadian History Dictionary Allan Sir Hugh 1810-1882 Founder Of The Allan Line Of Steamships
Came to Canada from Scotland, 1826, and in 1831 entered the shi...
Russell Peter 1755-1825 Born In England In 1791 Accompanied
Simcoe to Canada, and appointed inspector-general; later becomi...
(Tilley era) Recruits Fenian army in New York, 105; his force
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's father-in-law, secretary ...
Cockburn James 1819-1883 Born In Berwick-on-tweed England Came
to Canada, and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1846. Practis...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, assumes monastic habit, 149...
West India Company
Established by royal edict in 1664, under the
Biggar James L
(Egerton Ryerson era) Graduate of Victoria College, 144.
The region of northern Canada, lying between the
Smith William O
(Tilley era) Mayor of St. John, New Brunswick, 7.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Held by Great Britain pending settleme...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, drowned, 200.
Founded at Montreal, 1784, in opposition to the
North West Com...
Camosun D Indian Village On Site Of Victoria Bc 175 Meaning Of
On the St. Lawrence River. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Improv...
Papineau Louis Joseph 1786-1870 Louis Joseph Papineau Era Tribune Of The People 1 A
melodious speaker, 1-3; compared with Cartier, 2; his parentage...
(Lord Dorchester era) Captures American post at Cedars, 142; gi...
Clark Lieutenant-colonel Thomas
(General Brock era) Command assigned to, on Niagara
(Lord Dorchester era) Accused in connection with Walker affair,...
Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Sent West To Explore By Hudson's Bay Company 57 Meets
Alexander Mackenzie, 57; winters at Chipewyan, 57; determines i...
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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