Canadian History Dictionary North-west Passage
(Sir James Douglas era) Tenacity of belief in its existence, 50...
Livius Peter 1727?-1795 Resided At Portsmouth New Hampshire A
member of the Council under the royal government; quarrelled wi...
Lyveden Robert Vernon Baron 1800-1873 British Statesman Index :
(George Brown Era) Dwells upon defencelessness of Canada, 184. ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Armed schooner of eighty tons, 113; Pr...
Established at Kingston. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hinc...
Queen Charlotte Islands
A group in the Pacific Ocean, off the coast
of British Columbi...
Morel De La Durantaye Olivier 1641-1717 Born At Notre-dame De
Gaure, in the diocese of Nantes. Entered the army, and obtained...
Auteuil Denis Joseph Ruette D'
See Ruette d'Auteuil.
Anian Strait Of
Dr. Ruge says that the name arose through a
First superior of Jesuit missions in Canada;
arrived at Quebec...
(General Brock era) Brig belonging to North West Company, 210; ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Battle of, Indians lose heavily in, 173.
Longworth John 1814-1885 Born At Charlottetown Called To The Bar
of Prince Edward Island, 1838. Elected to the Assembly, 1846. O...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Ineffectual employment of by French, 98;...
Andros Sir Edmund 1637-1713 Appointed Governor Of New York 1674
governor of all the New England colonies, 1685. Recalled on acc...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era His Rule At Sitka 44 His Character 44 His Death 1819
45, =Bib.=: Laut, Vikings of the Pacific.
(General Brock era) British war vessel, mutiny of crew, 11.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Brought to the bar, 152; editor of...
(Samuel de Champlain era) English vessel seized by French, 221....
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Established communication with Lake Erie...
La Galissonniere Rolland-michel Barren Comte De
Came to New France
as administrator of the government until the arrival of the governor,
Marquis de la Jonquiere. Returned to France, 1749; the same year
appointed one of the commissioners on behalf of the French government,
to settle the boundaries of Acadia. Head of the department of nautical
charts at Paris. Commanded the French fleet at Minorca, 1756, and
defeated the British under Admiral Byng. Died in Nemours, France, 1756.
Is said to have furnished money and supplies to the Abbe de la Loutre to
enable him to carry on his work in Acadia. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Foresaw danger
from British colonies, 21. =Bib.=: Memoire sur les Colonies de la
France dans l'Amerique Septentrionale. For biog., see Parkman,
Montcalm and Wolfe; Selections from the Public Documents of Nova
Scotia, ed. by Akins; Tyrrell, Papers in Nova Scotia Documents.
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