Canadian History Dictionary James Bay
Southern extension of Hudson Bay, discovered in 1610, by
Alberta University Of
Created by Act of the Legislature of Alberta
passed at the fir...
Roberval Jean Francois De La Roque Sieur De
A gentleman of Picardy,
born about the year 1500. By a commiss...
Robineau De Portneuf Pierre
Son of Rene Robineau, Baron de
Becancour, a lieutenant in the ...
Gage Thomas 1721-1787 Fought Under Braddock At Monongahela 1755
and under Abercrombie at Ticonderoga, 1758. Took part in the ca...
One of the largest tributaries of the Mississippi,
First suggested by Dr. Rae, in 1832. W. E.
(afterwards Sir) Lo...
Dunfermline James Abercromby First Baron 1776-1858 Sat In British
Parliament, 1807, 1812-1830 and 1832; Speaker of House of Commo...
Ulloa Antonia De 1716-1795 Born In Seville Spain Studied At
Seville, and in 1733 entered the navy. Accompanied astronomical...
Drummond Sir Gordon 1771-1854 Son Of Colin Drummond At One Time
deputy paymaster-general of the forces in Canada. Born at Quebe...
Campbell Sir William 1758-1834 Born In Scotland Enlisted As A
private in a Highland regiment; came to America during the Revo...
Le Canada Faict Par Le Sr De Champlain Ou Sont La Nouvelle France
La Nouvelle Angleterre, La Nouvelle Hollande, La Nouvelle Suede...
Brebeuf Jean De 1593-1649 Born Of A Noble Family Of Normandy
Came to Canada, 1625; spent the winter of 1625-1626 among the
Thurlow Edward Baron 1731-1806 Born In Norfolk England Entered
Parliament for Tamworth, 1768. In 1770 appointed solicitor-gene...
Lusignan Paul Louis Dazemard De
Commanded Fort St. Frederic (Crown
Point) in 1749, when the Sw...
King's College Nova Scotia
An academy opened at Windsor, Nova
Scotia, 1788. The following...
An office created originally by Richelieu, in France, and
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Constructs and commands floating battery...
(Lord Dorchester era) Appointed judge, 183.
Index : Sir Georges E Cartier Era Demands Disallowance Of New Brunswick Act Abolishing
separate schools, 73, 77; demands amendment of constitution to ...
Laflamme Rodolphe 1827-1893 Born In Montreal Entered Public Life
as member for Jacques-Cartier in Dominion House, 1872; minister of
inland revenue, 1876; resigned with the government, 1878. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era)
Member of Parti Rouge, 108. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Liberal leader in Quebec, 25, 20;
protests against Dorion entering Cartier's administration, 106-107.
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