Canadian History Dictionary St Rome Chevalier De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Sent in charge of provisions to Quebec,
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Young Sir John
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor Hudson's Bay C...
Papineau Denis B
(Lord Elgin era) Brother of Louis Joseph Papineau, 35; Metcalfe...
Born in Scotland. Came to Canada, and entered
the service of t...
(General Brock era) Commander of Iphigenie, and subsequently of...
Prescott Richard 1725-1788 Born In England Entered The Army And
promoted major, 1756; lieutenant-colonel, 1762, and served in E...
Paul I 1754-1801 Czar Of Russia Son Of Peter Iii And Catherine Ii
Ascended the throne, 1796. =Index=: (General Brock era) Withdra...
La Vigne Captain De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Sails for France with Champlain, 141....
Roblin Rodmond Palen 1853- Born In Sophiasburg Ontario Educated
at Albert College, Belleville. Removed to Manitoba and settled ...
Index : Count Frontenac Era English Claim To Disputed By France 204 La Barre
instructed to check English encroachments in, 205; expedition u...
Ottawa University Of
Established, 1848. Originally incorporated
under the title of ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Trade route to the interior, 163....
(Tilley era) Member for Gloucester in New Brunswick Assembly,
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Bryce Manitoba See Also Red River
Colony; Seven Oaks.
Richardson John 1796-1852 Born Near Niagara Falls Ontario In
1812 served during the war in the Canadian militia; at the batt...
Beer Henry 1835-1886 Born In Charlottetown Prince Edward Island
Elected to the Assembly, 1870; a member of the ministry, 1872; ...
Skelton Rev Thomas
(Lord Dorchester era) Step-father of Carleton, 29.
Born in England. Served in the West Indies, at the
Cape, in th...
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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