Canadian History Dictionary Selwyn Alfred Richard Cecil 1824-1902 In 1845 Appointed Assistant
geologist in the Geological Survey of Great Britain; and direct...
Martinez Estevan Jose
Accompanied Perez to North-West Coast in 1773
as pilot. In 178...
Brebeuf Jean De 1593-1649 Born Of A Noble Family Of Normandy
Came to Canada, 1625; spent the winter of 1625-1626 among the
Bond William Bennett 1815-1906 Born In Truro England At An Early
age went to Newfoundland. Removed to Quebec, 1840; the same yea...
Powell Henry Watson 1733-1814 Born In England Entered The Army
in 1756 became captain; and in 1759 served in the West Indies; ...
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Confirms statements as to Cartier'...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) King's surgeon, Montcalm carried into ho...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Frenchman, murdered by Montagnais Ind...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Daughter of Dupont-Grave, 47.
Indian Posts In West
(Lord Dorchester era) Temporary retention of, by Great Britain,...
Newspaper published at Toronto; established, 1844. =Index=: (Ge...
St Hubert Father
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Recommended for vacancy in bishop...
(Bishop Laval era) Established by La Salle in Illinois country,...
(Count Frontenac era) Recollet father, Frontenac's confessor, 1...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Scheme opposed by Strachan, 28-29.
David Laurent Olivier 1840- Educated At St Therese College
studied law and called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1864. One of...
(George Brown Era) In Russell County and Quebec City in 1857,
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) An extreme faction of Quebec Conse...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of the Levrier, one of the tw...
(Tilley era) His proposal to build railways in New Brunswick, 2...
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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