Canadian History Dictionary Bindon
(Lord Dorchester era) Montreal merchant, treasonable proceeding...
(Bishop Laval era) Master mason of Montreal church, 88.
A tribe of the Algonquian family, inhabiting a portion
First suggested by Dr. Rae, in 1832. W. E.
(afterwards Sir) Lo...
Adet Pierre Auguste 1763-1832 Appointed On The 10th Thermidor
member of the French Council of Mines. In 1795, went to the Uni...
Inspector-general, 1845-1848, and again, 1854-1858.
By the Act...
Shaw Major-general Aeneas
(General Brock era) Stationed on frontier between Kingston
Index : Count Frontenac Era English Claim To Disputed By France 204 La Barre
instructed to check English encroachments in, 205; expedition u...
(1807-1860). Born at St. Charles, Bellechasse, Lower
(John Graves Simcoe era) In Upper Canada, 177.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 257, 258.
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the vessels of Company of New ...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Marries Sir Alexander Macke...
Somerville Alexander 1811-1885 Born In Scotland Served In The
regular army. Came to Canada, 1858. Took up newspaper work; for...
Bancroft George 1800-1891 Educated At Harvard University
Cambridge, and in Germany. Secretary of the navy, 1845; ambassa...
A religious order founded in 1816 in France, and first
(Egerton Ryerson era) In charge of union school at Hamilton, 19...
A partner of the North West Company. Member of the
Company Of New France Compagnie Des Cent-associes
1627, by Cardinal Richelieu, on the advice of Isa...
One of the provisional districts carved out of the
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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