Canadian History Dictionary Fitzgibbon James 1780-1863 Born In Ireland Joined The Tarbert
Fencibles, 1798; served in Holland the following year, and in 1...
(Bishop Laval era) Iroquois chief, conversion of, 65; edifying ...
(Count Frontenac era) Seizes government of New York, 266.
Bib : Cyc Am Biog Correspondence Between The Late Commodore
Stephen Decatur and Commodore James Barron.
Bradstreet Simon 1603-1697 Born In England Educated At Cambridge
and emigrated to Massachusetts, where he became assistant judge...
Battle in War of 1812-1814, fought Nov. 11th, 1813.
The scene ...
Raudot Antoine-denis 1679-1737 Son Of Jacques Raudot Filled The
office of inspector-general of the navy at Dunkirk, before comi...
Bowell Sir Mackenzie 1823- Born In England Came To Canada With
his parents, 1833, and engaged in journalistic work. In 1867 el...
Sumner Charles 1811-1874 American Statesman And Leader In The
anti-slavery movement. Elected to Senate, 1851; chairman of com...
Index : Egerton Ryerson Era Ryerson's Friendship For 285 Comes To Canada 285-286
Ryerson's letter to, 288-289. =Bib.=: Dent, Can. Por.; Dict. Na...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Accompanies Simcoe to Canada, 47.
Canadian Northern Railway
The first link in this transcontinental
railway dates back to ...
(Bishop Laval era) Jesuit, comes to Canada, 41.
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on bra...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Skirmish at, 103.
Connor George Skeffington
Born in Ireland. Educated at Trinity
College, Dublin. Came to ...
Bib : O'leary Roman Catholic Church In Quebec Harris Roman
Catholic Church in Ontario; Cameron, Catholic Church in Maritim...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commanded the volunteers who first climb...
Burel Brother Gilbert
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, 152; returns to France, 208.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of the Company of New France...
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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