Canadian History Dictionary British Columbia
Area 372,630 square miles. Vancouver Island became a
Portland William Henry Cavendish Bentinck Third Duke Of 1738-1809
Educated at Eton and Oxford; entered Parliament, 1760; prime mi...
A tribe of the Iroquois confederacy. Their country lay west
Commanded Spanish expedition to North-West Coast, 1775.
Masson Louis Francois Rodrigue 1833-1903 Born At Terrebonne
Entered Parliament in 1867 as member for Terrebonne; minister o...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1679, son of William Wilmot, 3.
Bib : Morgan Can Men Canadian Who's Who
The peasants of Quebec. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) More ind...
(Wilmot era) Grandfather of Sir L. Tilley, 3. (Tilley era) Memb...
(Bishop Laval era) Archbishop of Rouen, desires ecclesiastical
Walker Sir Hovenden 1660-1726 Born In Somersetshire England
Entered the navy; in 1691-1692 captain of the Vulture fireship;...
Biencourt De Poutrincourt Charles 1583-1638? Son Of Jean De
Biencourt. Accompanied his father to Port Royal in 1605. Return...
Mcleod John 1788-1849 Born In Scotland Entered The Service Of The
Hudson's Bay Company; conducted Selkirk's colonists from York F...
(General Brock era) Name at first given to king's battery in Qu...
Robinson W B
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Brother of Sir J. B. Robin...
Campbell Major William
(Lord Dorchester era) His correspondence with General Wayne,
Born in Scotland. Came to Canada, and entered
the service of t...
(Bishop Laval era) Church at Quebec placed under patronage of,
Bib : Lemoine The Hon Henry Caldwell Lc At Quebec
Kennedy William Nassau 1839-1885 Born At Darlington Ontario
Served as a lieutenant in the Ontario Rifles with the Red River
Expedition, 1870. Settled in Winnipeg, and appointed registrar of deeds,
1872. A member of the North-West Council, 1873; mayor of Winnipeg,
1875-1876. Organized the Winnipeg Field Battery and subsequently
colonel of the 90th Rifles. Accompanied the Canadian Voyageurs to
Egypt, as paymaster of the contingent, 1885. Served through the
campaign, but died at London on his way home to Canada.
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