Canadian History Dictionary Christie Alexander
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor, Hudson's Bay ...
Index : George Brown Era Federal Union Of All British North American Provinces Not
acceptable to, 155; feeling in favour of Confederation all but
Hosta Captain D'
(Count Frontenac era) Killed at Laprairie, 312.
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Attacks Proposed Reconstruction Of Ministry 1842 132
significance of his nickname of "Tiger," 132. See also Canada C...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Bradley The Making Of Canada Lucas
History of Canada.
Bib : Bourinot Constitutional History Of Canada Shortt And
Doughty, Constitutional Documents of Canada; Egerton and Grant,...
Wilson Sir Adam 1814-1891 Born In Edinburgh Educated In That
city. In 1830 came to Canada; studied law under Robert Baldwin ...
Denonville Jacques-rene De Brisay Marquis De
Eleventh governor of
New France. Colonel of Dragoons in French...
La Tour Claude De
A Huguenot gentleman; came to Port Royal in 1610
Index : Bishop Laval Era Founder 1684 Of The Order Of Christian Brothers 125
Purchase Of Commissions
(Lord Dorchester era) In Loyalist corps, 217.
The earliest canal in Canada and in North America was that at
(Bishop Laval era) Church at Quebec placed under patronage of,
Skinner Charles N
(Tilley era) Candidate in St. John County. New Brunswick,
Stirling Sir William Alexander Earl Of 1567?-1640 King James Gave
him a patent, September, 1621, to the territory now embracing t...
Rowan Sir William
Born in Ireland, 1789. Entered the army as ensign,
1783; saw s...
Louvigny Louis De La Porte Sieur De 1652-1730 Accompanied
Denonville on his expedition against the Iroquois, 1687; sent b...
Index : Bishop Laval Era His Pen-portrait Of Mme De La Peltrie 153-154 Samuel De Champlain Era On
the question of Champlain's tomb, 261-262. =Bib.=: Among his pr...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk, appointed by Champlain as his ...
Upper Canada Academy
(Egerton Ryerson era) Established by Methodists, June, 1836, 13...
Said to have been named by La Salle's men, in derision of his
dream of a westward passage to China. The land was granted by the
Sulpicians to La Salle as a seigniory in 1666; and from here he set
forth on his memorable explorations, in 1669. Twenty years later, this
was the scene of a terrible massacre by the Iroquois. In the eighteenth
and nineteenth centuries, Lachine became of importance as the
starting-point of the brigades of the fur traders, bound for the far
West. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Origin of the name, 148; massacre of, 225. (Count Frontenac era)
Description of massacre at, 10, 224, 225. =Bib.=: Parkman, La Salle
and Frontenac; Girouard, Lake St. Louis and Cavelier de la Salle.
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