Canadian History Dictionary Robertson Thomas Jaffray
(Egerton Ryerson era) First principal of Toronto Normal
Jamet Father Denis
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet missionary and commissary of...
Bib : Life And Letters Of Durham Lord John Russell
Campbell Captain Dr Accused In Connection With Walker Affair 36
tried and acquitted, 38.
Clark Sir William Mortimer 1836- Born In Aberdeen Scotland
Educated at Marischal College, Aberdeen; studied law at the Uni...
Sackville George Sackville Germain First Viscount 1716-1785
Served with distinction at Fontenoy, 1745; major-general, 1755;...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands Montreal militia, 105.
(Bishop Laval era) Brother of Bishop Laval, 19; bad conduct of,...
A community of Iroquois, chiefly drawn from the
Oneida and Moh...
Bow River Pass
Through the Bow Range of the Rocky Mountains, head
waters of B...
(Wilmot era) Retires from New Brunswick Council, 69. (Tilley er...
Mezy Augustin De Saffray Chevalier De
Governor of New France from
1663 until his death in 1665. =Ind...
(Lord Sydenham era) Their repeal advocated by Poulett Thomson, ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Census of, in Lower Canada, in 17...
Ogden Peter Skene 1794?-1854 Son Of Isaac Ogden Qv Entered
the fur trade, was sent out to Astoria by Astor, and, finding t...
Millet Pierre 1635-1708 Born At Bourges France Came To Canada
1667; sent to the Onondaga mission the following year; and in 1...
Richmond Charles Lennox Third Duke Of 1735-1806 Graduated At
Leyden, 1753; entered the army, and distinguished himself at Mi...
Newspaper, of Montreal. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Organ of C...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed in battle of Ste. Foy, 264.
The first public library in Canada was the Quebec library,
La Motte Cadillac Antoine De
Son of Jean de La Motte, Sieur de
Cadillac, de Launay et de Montet. Served for a time in the army, and
about 1683 came to Canada in search of fortune or adventure. Married
Marie-Therese Guyon at Quebec in 1687; stationed for several years at
Port Royal; returned to Quebec, and sent by Frontenac in 1694 to command
the post at Michilimackinac. In 1701 built a post at Detroit, went to
Quebec in 1709, sailed for France, and in 1713 sent out to Louisiana as
governor. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Post commander at Michilimackinac, 340. =Bib.=:
Cadillac Papers (Michigan Hist. Papers, 1903); Sulte, Les Tonty
(R. S. C., 1893); Roy, Le Baron de Lahontan (R. S. C., 1894); Verreau,
Quelques Notes sur Antoine de Lamothe de Cadillac; Parkman, Old
Regime and Frontenac.
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