Canadian History Dictionary Robertson Colin
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Brings Selkirk settlers bac...
Kaministiquia Or Kaministikwia Fort
At mouth of river of same name,
north-west shore of Lake Super...
Robertson James 1839-1902 Born In Scotland Removed To Canada And
educated at the University of Toronto, Union Theological Semina...
(General Brock era) On United States ships, 83, 108; benefits C...
Scrope A Poulett
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Quoted on Baldwin, 64, 80;...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Accompanies Champlain to Quebec, 41.
(Egerton Ryerson era) Appointed to take charge of improvement o...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1708, son of Thomas Wilmot, 3.
Bib : Works: The State In Its Relations With The Church Gleanings
from Past Years. For biog., see Morley, The Life of William Ewa...
Robertson Thomas Jaffray
(Egerton Ryerson era) First principal of Toronto Normal
Tarieu De Lanaudiere Charles
Member of an old French family,
originally of Guienne; settled...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Marries Champlain, 66; spends four ye...
Bib : Morgan Can Men Canadian Who's Who
(Samuel de Champlain era) English vessel seized by French, 221....
(Samuel de Champlain era) Priest at Miscou, 234.
Index : Egerton Ryerson Era His Separate School Bills 235-238 George Brown Era Introduces Separate
school legislation, 144. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can. Men; Canadian Who...
Maisonneuve Paul De Chomedy Sieur De
In this "devout and valiant
gentleman," as Parkman says, lived...
(Tilley era) Of Miramichi, member of Smith government, New
La Jonquiere Jacques-pierre De Taffanel Marquis De
under d'Anville in the disastrous expedition agai...
(George Brown Era) Lord Stanley introduces measure giving prefe...
Marie De L'incarnation Marie Martin Nee Guyart 1599-1672
Born at Tours, France. Married early, and was left a widow after two
years, with an only child. For twelve years devoted herself to his
education; and then entered the Ursuline convent at Tours; in 1639
accompanied Madame de la Peltrie to Canada, and became the first
superior of the Ursuline convent at Quebec. Her Lettres Historiques,
written for the edification of her son Claude Martin, form one of the
most valuable sources of information on the history of the period.
Composed a catechism in Huron, three in Algonquian and a dictionary of
French and Algonquian. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Arrival of, at Quebec, 28; on
Jesuit Relations, 30; on influence of convent teaching, 89; on rapid
decline of Indian population, 168. (Bishop Laval era) On the devotion of Laval to the
sick, 33; on his saintliness, 34, 254; on conversions wrought by the
earthquake, 45; mentions Dollard's exploit, 75; on piety of the
soldiery, 79; her piety, 92; called the Theresa of New France, 93; Abbe
Ferland's account of, 93; on the zeal of Fenelon and Trouve, 109; on the
sale of brandy to the Indians, 113; praises Talon, 114; on Canadians,
119; on education of Indian girls, 125; death of, 153, 154; character
and influence, 155. (Samuel de Champlain era) Praises virtues of early settlers, 258. =Bib.=:
Lettres de la Venerable Mere Marie de l'Incarnation; Martin, La Vie
de la Venerable Mere Marie de l'Incarnation; Charlevoix, Vie de Mere
Marie de l'Incarnation; Casgrain, Vie; Life, by a Religious of the
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