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(Count Frontenac era) Haughtily treated by Frontenac, 110. (Bis...
Bathurst Henry Third Earl 1762-1834 Succeeded To The Title 1794
Entered Parliament, 1793; president of the board of trade, 1807...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Indian name of St. Charles River, 148...
(Lord Dorchester era) Presided over department of Loyalist clai...
Henry William Alexander 1816-1888 Joseph Howe Era Solicitor-general Nova
Scotia--becomes provincial secretary, 1856, 157; resigns from
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Crisis approaching in, 287; Imperi...
(Tilley era) Elected in York, New Brunswick, 108.
Trenton New Jersey
(Lord Dorchester era) Surrender of Hessians at, 164.
Joined Astor's Pacific Fur Company in 1810, having
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Shot at Montgomery's hotel, 365. =...
Christie David 1818-1880 Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated At
Edinburgh High School. Came to Canada, 1833, and devoted himsel...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Speaker of first Assembly of Upper Can...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Composition of, under Constitution...
Pakington Sir John
Succeeded Sir James Douglas as governor of British
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 389.
Loudon John Campbell Fourth Earl Of 1705-1782 General Index :
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Made commander-in-chief of British force...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Storming of rebel camps at, 242. See...
Crooks James 1778-1860 Born In Scotland Came To Canada 1794 And
settled at Niagara. Engaged in mercantile life. Commanded a com...
(Wilmot era) Member for St. John in New Brunswick Assembly, 105...
Lake Of The Woods
On the international boundary, west of Lake
Superior. Probably discovered by Jacques De Noyon, about the year 1688.
Fort St. Charles was built by La Verendrye, on the western shore of the
lake, in 1732. His son Jean, with the Jesuit missionary Aulneau, and a
number of voyageurs, were murdered by the Sioux on an island in the
lake, in 1736. In addition to its present name, which is a translation
of the name given it by the French, Lac des Bois, it has also borne
several other names, Lac des Sioux, Lac des Isles, Lake of the
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