Canadian History Dictionary Sydenham Charles Edward Poulett Thomson First Baron 1799-1841
(Lord Sydenham era) Represented (as Charles Edward Poulett Thom...
Royal Canadian Academy Of Arts
Founded by the Marquis of Lorne
(afterwards Duke of Argyll), i...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Montagnais chief, 139, 163; found to ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Brigadier, commands battalion of La Sarr...
Carnarvon Henry Howard Molyneux Herbert Fourth Earl Of 1831-1890
Colonial secretary, 1866-1867, and as such introduced the Briti...
(Tilley era) Candidate in St. John County, New Brunswick. 85,
Courcelles Daniel De Remy Sieur De
Governor of Canada, 1665-1672.
His tenure of office marked by ...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Represents Montreal in first Parlia...
Cadillac Antoine De La Motte
Came to Canada as an officer of the
Carignan Regiment. In 1694...
Scott Walter 1867- Born In Middlesex County Ontario Took Up The
profession of journalism. Removed to the North-West Territories...
(Wilmot era) Appointed to Legislative Council, New Brunswick,
See Dollard des Ormeaux.
East coast Vancouver Island. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) H...
(Lord Elgin era) Canadian and American systems compared,
Ste Croix River
Also known as Schoodiac and Passamaquoddy. Rises in
On north shore of St. Lawrence, Portneuf County.
Prescott Sir Robert 1725-1816 Born In Lancashire England
Educated for the army. Promoted captain of the 15th Foot, 1755;...
(Wilmot era) Receiver-general, New Brunswick, 69.
Acadia of the French regime. The present name dates from
Minto Gilbert John Murray Kynynmond Elliot Earl 1847- Educated
at Eton and Cambridge, and entered the army, 1867. Served with ...
Name given to the French possessions in North America,
otherwise known as Canada and Acadia. First discovered by Jacques
Cartier in 1534. First settlement made in Acadia by De Monts, in 1604;
and in Canada, by Champlain, in 1608. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era) Government of,
171-172; feudal tenure, etc., in, 171-185. (Samuel de Champlain era) Population of colony in
1629, 208; births, deaths, and marriages, 209; restoration of, demanded
by French king, 212; ceded back to France, 213; limits of, not clearly
defined, 222; colony based on religion, 255. See also Canada; Acadia;
Quebec; Port Royal; Montreal; Cartier; Champlain; Monts; Frontenac; La
Salle. =Bib.=: Charlevoix, Histoire de la Nouvelle France; Lescarbot,
Histoire de la Nouvelle France; Cartier, Voyages; Champlain,
Voyages; Parkman, Works.
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