Canadian History Dictionary Chedabucto Now Known As Guysborough Nova Scotia Index : Count Frontenac Era
Frontenac arrives at, 232.
La Terriere De Sales
Represented Saguenay in Assembly, 1844-1854;
appointed to Legi...
Dosquet Pierre-herman 1691-1777 Native Of Lille France Came To
Canada, 1721; on his return to France, 1725, consecrated bishop...
Separate Schools North-west Territories
(George Brown Era) Provision for, opposed
by George Brown--he ...
(Count Frontenac era) Seizes government of New York, 266.
Charlevoix Pierre-francois-xavier De 1682-1761 First Came To
Canada in 1705, as an instructor in the Jesuits' College at Que...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Carey's newspaper, allowed to prin...
(General Brock era) Bill for exclusion of, passed by Lower Cana...
Jesuit missionary, with La Verendrye in his
Blake William Hume 1809-1870 Born In Ireland Educated At Trinity
College, Dublin, and emigrated to Canada in his youth. During t...
Travels Of Captain Peter Pond Of Milford From April 1773 To March
1790. Extracted from his own Map by Ezra Stiles, March 25, 1690...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Pilot of Montcalm's squadron, 81.
Richardson Sir John 1787-1865 Born In Dumfries Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University. In 1807 entered the navy as assistant ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sailing-master on Carleton's ship, 154.
Cochrane Thomas 1777-1804 Born In Nova Scotia A Member Of The
English bar. Chief-justice of the Supreme Court of Prince Edwar...
Protestant Protective Association
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Carries on an anti-Roman
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, makes liberal contribution toward...
Olbeau Jean D'
Born in Langres. Joined the Jesuit College there in
1628. In 1...
Denys Nicolas 1598-1688 Born At Tours Early Took To Sea And In
1633 became interested in the fisheries of Nova Scotia. A short...
(Lord Sydenham era) Permanent provision for, considered necessa...
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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