Canadian History Dictionary Nipigon Lake
Discovered by Charles de Greysolon, Sieur de La
Built by Alexander Hunter Murray of the Hudson's Bay
Congregation De Notre Dame
(Count Frontenac era) Montreal, established, 29.
Denys Nicolas 1598-1688 Born At Tours Early Took To Sea And In
1633 became interested in the fisheries of Nova Scotia. A short...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor of Hudson's Ba...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Indian Tribe Enemies Of The English 16 Joseph Howe Era Howe
interests himself in their welfare, 245; his report on their co...
(Count Frontenac era) Condition of, in 1675-1676, 150, 151. (Lo...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commanded to evacuate Johnstone's redoub...
Bib : Memoir In French Hist Coll Of Louisiana 2d Ser Vol
2; letters and other documents, in Margry, Decouvertes; Shea, V...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given to young Algonquian taken ...
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 186...
Judah Henry Hague 1808-1883 Born In London England Came To
Canada, and called to the bar, 1829. Represented Champlain in t...
An Algonquian tribe. The name means "Little prairie
(Sir James Douglas era) Jesuit missionary--supposed to be first...
Bay Of Quinte
See Quinte, Bay of.
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Joins Papineau party, 78.
Astor John Jacob 1763-1848 Founder Of Astor Fur Company Index :
(General Brock era) Sends news of declaration of war in 1812, 2...
Daly Malachy Bowes 1836- Son Of Sir Dominick Daly Born In
Quebec. Educated at St. Mary's College, Oscott, England; studie...
Roquemont Claude De Sieur De Brison
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assists in forming Company
of New Fr...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Indian name of Lake Simcoe, 93. See al...
Kirke Sir David 1596-1655? Born In Dieppe Son Of A Scottish
merchant. Went to England, and, with his two brothers, given command of
an expedition against the French in Canada, 1627. Appeared before
Quebec, but Champlain, who was then in charge, refused to surrender.
Returned down the river, met and defeated the French squadron under De
Roquemont, in July, 1628, and reappeared before Quebec the following
year, when the garrison, reduced to starvation, was forced to surrender.
Knighted by Charles I, 1633, and obtained a grant of lands in
Newfoundland. Appointed governor of the island; removed by Cromwell; and
returned in 1652. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Commands expedition against Quebec, 173;
acts under authority of Sir William Alexander, 176; his letter to
Champlain, 176; sails for Europe, 179; spends several days in Quebec,
204; accused by Champlain of intolerance, 205, 206; learns of treaty of
peace between England and France, 207. (Count Frontenac era) Captures Quebec, 21. =Bib.=:
Kirke, The First English Conquest of Canada; Parkman, Pioneers of
France; Cyc. Am. Biog.
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