Canadian History Dictionary Census
The first census in Canada seems to have been taken in 1640,
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) At meeting of Constitutional Commit...
Newspaper, published in Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Ed...
Greenway Thomas 1838-1909 Born In Cornwall England Came To
Canada with his parents, 1844. Educated at the public schools o...
Mccarthy Charles Justin
(Egerton Ryerson era) Martyr of early Canadian Methodism, 41.
(George Brown Era) On George Brown's attitude in the Legislatur...
Index : Egerton Ryerson Era His Policy As To Separate Schools 235-236 Proposed As
member of Council of Public Instruction of Upper Canada, 236. =...
Russian-american Fur Company
Chartered in 1799, with a monopoly of
the fur trade of Russian...
Anian Strait Of
Dr. Ruge says that the name arose through a
Provision was made by the Parliament of Canada, in 1872, for
Laverdiere Charles Honore 1826-1873 Educated At Laval University
Studied for the church and ordained priest. Joined the faculty ...
Bib : Lemoine The Hon Henry Caldwell Lc At Quebec
City of Quebec, at the mouth of St. Maurice River. First
Bib : Cyc Am Biog Rhodes History Of The United States
Orleans Isle Of
In the St. Lawrence River, below Quebec. It was
first named by...
Chauvin Pierre Sieur De Tonnetuit
A Huguenot, born at Dieppe.
Appointed captain of the garrison ...
Bib : Works: An Historical And Statistical Account Of Nova Scotia
The Clockmaker, or The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick of
Mountain George Jehoshaphat 1789-1863 Born In England Educated At
Cambridge; ordained deacon, 1812, and priest, 1816. In 1814-181...
Le Tardif Olivier
Born in Normandy, 1601. Came to Canada, 1620, and
employed as ...
Peel Sir Robert 1788-1850 Born In Lancaster England Educated At
Harrow, and Christ Church, Oxford. Entered Parliament, 1809;
Kirby William 1817-1906 Born In Kingston-upon-hull England Came
to Canada, 1832, but educated at Cincinnati, Ohio. Settled at Niagara,
Ontario, 1839, where edited and published the Mail for twenty years.
Collector of customs at Niagara, 1871-1895. =Bib.=: Works: The United
Empire; Le Chien d'Or; Pontiac; Canadian Idylls; Annals of
Niagara. For biog., see MacMurchy, Canadian Literature.
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