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(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Attempts Mackenzie's assassination...
Kennedy Sir Arthur Edward 1810-1883 Governor Of Vancouver Island
1863-1867. Subsequently governor of Queensland. Died in Brisban...
Canadian Alliance Society
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Founded, December, 1834, 258; its
Seven miles below Quebec. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Briti...
(Bishop Laval era) Founder of the Montmorency family, 16.
(Lord Elgin era) Measures for their relief, 1847-1848, 46-47;
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Admiral Saunders's ship, in action off B...
Joly De Lotbiniere Sir Henri Gustave 1829-1908 Studied Law And
called to the bar, 1855. Elected to Assembly for Lotbiniere, 18...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Brother of Sir Frederick Haldiman...
St Lawrence Gulf
The first authenticated voyage to the gulf is that
of Jacques ...
Jarvis F S
(Lord Sydenham era) Gentleman usher of black rod, 334.
(Sir James Douglas era) Distributing point for Upper Columbia a...
Discovered by La Verendrye in 1736. Fort Rouge was
built at th...
In Northern British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) ...
Southern extension of Hudson Bay, discovered in 1610, by
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, 152; returns to France, 208.
Longueuil Charles Le Moyne Sieur De 1625?-1685 Son Of An
innkeeper of Dieppe. Came to Canada in 1641. In 1657 granted th...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1679, son of William Wilmot, 3.
Bernieres Henri De 1635-1700 Born In France Came To Canada With
Laval in 1659. Cure of Quebec, 1660-1687; and grand-vicar of th...
Kirke Sir Lewis
Born 1599. Accompanied his brother Sir David Kirke
on his expeditions to Canada and Newfoundland. Fought on the side of
Charles during the Civil War. Commanded a troop of horse at the battle
of Edgehill; took part in the siege of Gloucester and in the battle of
Newbury; knighted by the king, 1643; made governor of Bridgenorth
Castle; heavily fined under Cromwell for his loyalty to Charles. After
the Restoration appointed captain and paymaster of the corps of
gentleman-at-arms. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Left in charge of Quebec, surrenders it
to French on conclusion of peace, 23. (Samuel de Champlain era) Resides in Fort St. Louis
after capitulation, 158; demands surrender of Quebec, 188-190; grants
articles of capitulation, 191, 192; receives keys of the fort, 195;
hoists English flag, 196; his courteous treatment of Champlain, 199;
shows religious intolerance, 206. =Bib.=: Kirke, The First English
Conquest of Canada; Parkman, Pioneers of France.
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