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Founded by the Marquis of Lorne (afterward
Duke of Argyll) in ...
Plan of the Seigneurie House at William Henry. Original MS. A
(Sir James Douglas era) Character of, 52. (General Brock era) O...
Le Brun De Duplessis Jean-baptiste
Born at Corbie, in Picardy, about
1730. Came to Canada about 1...
Made four notable voyages: the first, in 1607, for the
Established 1764. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) First ...
Index : Count Frontenac Era Papineau Causes His Expulsion On Four Occasions From
Assembly, 80; his reconciliation with Papineau, 180; Papineau's...
Area 23,200 square miles. Discovered by Le Caron, 1615,
(Samuel de Champlain era) In charge of mission at Miscou, 235; ...
Meade George Gordon 1815-1872 In 1865-1866 Commanded The Military
division of the Atlantic, during which period prevented the Fen...
The largest island on the west coast of North
America. Named a...
The first public library in Canada was the Quebec library,
Falconbridge Sir Glenholme 1846- Born At Drummondville Ontario
Educated at the University of Toronto, graduating 1866. Called ...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Mission Established At 11
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's housekeeper, 314, 328...
Cobb Sylvanus 1709-1762 A Native Of Plymouth Mass Served In The
expedition against Louisbourg, 1745. For some years engaged in ...
Blake William Hume 1809-1870 Born In Ireland Educated At Trinity
College, Dublin, and emigrated to Canada in his youth. During t...
(Count Frontenac era) Commands militia in attack on Iroquois, 3...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Christie David 1818-1880 Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated At
Edinburgh High School. Came to Canada, 1833, and devoted himsel...
Schank John 1740-1823 Born In Scotland Entered The Navy 1758
Commanded the Canso in the St. Lawrence, 1766. Placed in charge of the
naval establishment at St. John's; succeeded in launching several small
war vessels on Lake Champlain. Subsequently had charge of the marine
depots at Quebec and at Detroit; and in 1777 employed under Burgoyne in
the construction of floating bridges. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Superintends
building of gunboats, 125; his letter to Carleton, 159; marriage of,
236-237; his evidence in Du Calvet matter, 288, 289; sails for England
with Haldimand, 209, 313. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.