Canadian History Dictionary Saunders Sir Charles 1713-1775 Born In Scotland Entered The Navy
in 1727, becoming lieutenant in 1734. In 1739-1740 served under...
Chateau De Ramezay
At Montreal. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Purchased f...
(Bishop Laval era) Great distinction of, 16; motto of, 18. See
In British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) First exp...
Francois Xavier Saint
(Bishop Laval era) Patron saint of Canada, 87.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Chief farmer at Cap Tourmente, inform...
Special Council Of Lower Canada
(Lord Sydenham era) Summoned to consider question of
Illinois And West
Carte des decouvertes de la Verenderye. Carte d'une
partie du ...
A literary and scientific society, founded at
Montreal in 1844...
Select Committee On Grievances
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Seventh report of, 26; Mackenzie
South of Lake Champlain. This beautiful lake was known to
Chateauneuf Pierre Antoine De Castaguere Marquis De 1644-1728
(Samuel de Champlain era) French ambassador in London, instruct...
Raudot Antoine-denis 1679-1737 Son Of Jacques Raudot Filled The
office of inspector-general of the navy at Dunkirk, before comi...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Nicolas Rivert, 146.
Daly John Corry Wilson 1796-1878 Born In Liverpool England For
some time an assistant surgeon in the navy. Emigrated to the Un...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Formerly known as Fort Duquesne, ...
Clarke Sir Alured 1745-1832 Lieutenant-governor Of Lower Canada
1790-1795. Had been governor of Jamaica before coming to Canada...
The gulf coast of the province was discovered by
Cartier in 15...
Ross John 1818-1871 Born In County Antrim Ireland Emigrated To
Canada; educated at the district school, Brockville. In 1839 ca...
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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