Canadian History Dictionary Schurz Carl 1829-1906 Fled From Germany In 1849 After The
collapse of the revolutionary movement. Went to the United Stat...
St Lawrence And Atlantic Railway
(Lord Elgin era) Chartered, 1845, to connect
with Atlantic and...
Caen Guillaume De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Head of Company formed by Montmorency...
Ultimate source is at the head waters of the Bow
River, about ...
Van Rensselaer Stephen 1764-1839 Born In New York Graduated At
Harvard, 1782. In 1786 major of militia, and in 1788 colonel. I...
Brougham Henry Peter Baron 1778-1868 Born In Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University. Secretary to Lord Rosslyn and Lord St....
Johnson Sir John 1742-1830 Son Of Sir William Johnson Qv
Appointed major-general of militia, 1774. Fled to Canada, 1776,...
Bib : Boulton Reminiscences Of The North-west Rebellions Report
upon the Suppression of the Rebellion in the North-West; Deniso...
Company Of De Caen
Organized by William de Caen and his nephew Emery,
Sault St Louis
(Samuel de Champlain era) Called after young man named Louis dr...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189; in battle of Ste....
Born in England. Came to Halifax, 1752. Elected to
(General Brock era) Passed by Congress, 84.
Notre Dame Des Victoires
Church in Quebec. The corner-stone was laid
May 1, 1688, Bisho...
Richmond Charles Lennox Third Duke Of 1735-1806 Graduated At
Leyden, 1753; entered the army, and distinguished himself at Mi...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Macdonald studies law in his office,...
Thornton Sir Edward
Born in London, England, 1817; son of Sir Edward
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years Morgan Cel Can
City and seaport of New Brunswick, situated at the mouth of
Robinson W B
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Brother of Sir J. B. Robin...
La Jonquiere Jacques-pierre De Taffanel Marquis De
under d'Anville in the disastrous expedition against Acadia, 1746.
Commanded another expedition with a similar purpose, 1747, which was
defeated by Anson and Warren. Captured and held for a time in England as
prisoner of war. Governor of Canada, 1749-1752. His administration
marked by nothing that would further the welfare of the colony; but
rather by a determined effort to enrich himself at the expense of the
country. =Bib.=: Parkman, Half-Century of Conflict and Montcalm and
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