Canadian History Dictionary Detroit
Founded by Antoine de la Motte Cadillac (q.v.) in 1701. The
Former name of the city of Ottawa. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdona...
Richardson James 1791-1875 Entered The Provincial Marine 1809
and served through the War of 1812. Entered the ministry of the...
Baby James 1762-1833 Born At Detroit Educated At Quebec Seminary
and in 1784 travelled in Europe. On his return the following ye...
Membre Zenobius 1645-1687 Born In France The First Novice In The
Recollet province of St. Anthony. In 1675 came to Canada; in 16...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Retreating army halts at, 218; Levis hea...
Chronicle And Gazette
Newspaper published at Kingston. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era)
Pickering Timothy 1745-1829 Joined The Revolutionary Army
appointed adjutant-general, 1776, and took part in the battles ...
Moody Richard Clement 1813-1887 Born In The Barbados West Indies
Entered Woolwich Military Academy, 1827; first lieutenant, 1835...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Distributing Point For Snake River Country 7
(Tilley era) Came over in the Mayflower in 1620, 2.
Royal North-west Mounted Police
Organized in 1873 by the Dominion
government, for the preserva...
Le Caron Joseph
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet missionary, 85; goes to coun...
Mantet Nicholas D'ailleboust Sieur De 1663-1709 In 1689 Defeated
the Iroquois at the Lake of the Two Mountains; and in 1690 led ...
Digby Robert 1732-1815 Commanded The Dunkirk At Quiberon Bay
1759; second in command in Rodney's expedition for relief of Gi...
Le Gardeur De Repentigny Jean Baptiste 1632-1709 Son Of Pierre Le
Gardeur (q.v.). His father brought him to Canada at the age of ...
Bib : Johnson First Things In Canada
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Accompanies Champlain To Quebec 41 Joins Algonquians To
learn their language, 63; interpreter of Algonquian language, 1...
Bonnycastle Sir Richard Henry 1791-1848 Born In England Served In
Canada in 1812, and engaged in the capture of Fort Castine. Dur...
A city in the Eastern Townships, Quebec, on the St.
Kingsford William 1819-1898 Came To Canada From England In 1837
Qualified as a civil engineer in Montreal, and practised his profession
for some years. The author of many pamphlets, in addition to his
monumental history, the preparation of which he took up late in life,
and completed shortly before his death. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) On Dollard's
exploit, 75. =Bib.=: Works: Impressions of the West and South during a
Six Weeks' Holiday; Canadian Canals; Canadian Archaeology; Early
Bibliography of Ontario; History of Canada, 10 vols. For list of Dr.
Kingsford's contributions to periodicals, see R. S. C. Trans., 1894,
47-48. For biog., see Morgan, Can. Men; MacMurchy, Canadian
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