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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Canada

The history of Canada covers the period from the arrival of Paleo-Indians thousands of years ago to the present day. Prior to European colonization, the lands encompassing present-day Canada were ... Some of these civilizations had long faded by the time of the first European arrivals and have been discovered through ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Newfoundland_and_Labrador

The first brief European contact with Newfoundland and Labrador came about 1000 AD when ... The British colony voted against joining Canada in 1869 and became an ..... first geological studies were undertaken in 1892, iron mining did not begin ... That year Smallwood's government heavily advertised a "Come Home" ...

www.yourlibrary.ca/citizenship/Booklet.pdf

May 31, 2010 ... The first European settlers in Canada came from France. 2. Why did early explorers first come to Atlantic Canada? The early explorers first ...

www.cic.gc.ca/english/resources/publications/discover/section-06.asp

Oct 26, 2015 ... English settlement did not begin until 1610. [ See larger version ]. Photo described below. Jacques Cartier was the first European to explore

en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Workbook_Canada_-_Citizenship_Test

Where did the first European settlers in Canada come from? France. 2. Why did the early explorers first come to Atlantic Canada? To fish and trade with ...

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The first known contact between Europeans and native Canadians occurred in the ... But some historians instead believe that Acadia comes from the Micmac word ... as long as they focused on trade and did not attempt to settle on their land.

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North America was inhabited when Europeans first officially arrived in the 16th century. ... They arrived as indentured labourers, that is, they did not pay their fare to ... The number of English-speaking settlers in Canada rose rapidly after the ...

www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/canadas-first-english-settlement-feature

Mar 4, 2015 ... The first winter was mild and, with only four deaths, the colonists met their mandate. ... that the weather was as hospitable as anywhere in Europe, there being "no ... Guy's successor did not undertake to renew the relationship.

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Dec 28, 2016 ... European colonization of present-day Canada began as early as the 10th–11th century, when West Norse sailors explored and briefly settled ...

www.vaughan.ca/services/vaughan_archives/historyofvaughan/VaughanDocuments/First%20European%20Settlement.pdf

The first European to make his way through Vaughan was the intrepid French explorer Etienne ... Canada) required settlers to develop the colony. This was ... Moreover, plank roads did not come into existence until 1846, and were expensive ...