Canadian History Dictionary Ste Croix Island
Near the entrance to the Bay of Fundy; explored by
Murray George Henry 1861- Born In Grand Narrows Nova Scotia
Educated at the public schools and at Boston University; studie...
Haldimand Jean Abraham
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Younger brother of Sir Frederick
Bib : Mockridge The Bishops Of The Church Of England In Canada And
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Builds Dewdney Trail From Hope To Similkameen 252-253
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Establishes communication with Lake Erie...
Quesnel Frederick A
(Lord Sydenham era) Member of Special Council of Lower Canada,
Du Lhut Daniel Greysolon 1640?-1710 Took Part In The Campaign In
Flanders, and present at the battle of Seneffe, 1664. Came to C...
Thompson David 1796-1868 Born In Scotland Served In The British
army and in the Canadian militia. Taught school in Niagara and ...
Logan Sir William Edmond 1798-1875 Born At Montreal Of United
Empire Loyalist descent. Educated at the University of Edinburg...
An Algonquian tribe, called by the French, Souriquois.
The first chief-justice of the province of Quebec.
Clarendon George William Frederick Villiers Fourth Earl Of
(1800-1870). Ambassador at Madrid, 1833-1839; lord privy seal,
Kirke Sir Lewis
Born 1599. Accompanied his brother Sir David Kirke
on his expe...
Born in Scotland, 1751. Emigrated in his early years to
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Question embitters public life of Up...
Cobb Sylvanus 1709-1762 A Native Of Plymouth Mass Served In The
expedition against Louisbourg, 1745. For some years engaged in ...
Mcloughlin John 1784-1857 Born At Riviere Du Loup Studied
medicine in Edinburgh; joined the North West Company; engaged f...
Macdougall William 1822-1905 Born In Toronto Educated At
Victoria College, Cobourg; admitted as a solicitor in 1847, and...
Commence in New Mexico, and extend north to the
Arctic coast, west of the Mackenzie River. The highest known peaks in
the Canadian Rockies are Mount Brown (16,000 feet) and Mount Hooker
(15,690 feet). The general altitude of the range varies from 10,000 to
14,000 feet. The following are the principal passes in Canada: Boundary,
6030 feet above the sea; Kootenay, 5960 feet; Crow's Nest, 4845 feet;
Kananaski, 5985 feet; Vermillion, 4947 feet; Kicking Horse, 5420 feet;
Howse, 6347 feet; Athabaska, 7300 feet; Yellowhead, 3760 feet; Peace,
2000 feet. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Discovered by La Verendrye, 19. (Sir James Douglas era) Crossed by
Mackenzie, 54; by David Thompson, 58; by Simon Fraser, 59; by Lewis and
Clarke, 67. =Bib.=: White, Atlas of Canada; Lovell, Gazetteer of
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