VOLUME VII.



PART XIX.

PRECIS OF HISTORY OF KING'S POSTS AND OF THE
      CONCESSIONS AND SEIGNIORIES WITHIN THE
      LABRADOR PENINSULA GRANTED BY THE
      GOVERNMENT OF CANADA DURING THE
      FRENCH AND BRITISH REGIMES.


No.
Date.  Description of Document.Page.
 
1234 —— C King's Posts. French and British Regimes   . . 3119  
12351728 ..  C Memorandum by Lanouiller re Ferme de Tadoussac         . .       . .       . .       . .       . . 3192 
123612th May 1733 ..  C Ordinance by Intendant Hocquart re Extent of Country occupied by Cugnet, Bissot and Gorgendiere       . .       . .       . .       . .       . . 3196 
1237 23rd May 1733 ..  C Ordinance of Intendant Hocquart re Limits of Traite de Tadoussac    . .       . .       . .       . .  3202 
1238 1st Sept. 1773 ..  C Extracts from Intendant Hocquart's Memoir re the Traite de Tadoussac  . .        . .       . .  3212 
 
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No.
        Date.          Description of Document.Page.
 
1239 9th Sept. 1749 ..  C  Lease of Traitte de Tadoussac to the Veuve Fornel et cie.     . .       . .       . .       . .       . .  3213 
1240 25th Sept. 1749 ..  C  Despatch, Intendant Bigot to Minister informing latter of Lease of Ferme de Tadoussac to Veuve Fornel et cie.  . .       . . 3218 
1241 1750 ..  C  Memoire presented to Intendant Bigot by Veuve Fornel et cie. re Lease of Ferme de Tadoussac         . .      . .       . .       . .       . .  3220 
1242 8th May 1750 ..  C  Extract from Instructions, Intendant Bigot to Mr. Guillimin              . .       . .       . .      . . 3227 
1243 30th Oct. 1750 ..  C  Letter, Intendant Bigot to Minister, stating reasons for granting Lease of Ferme de Tadoussac to Veuve Fornel et cie.   . .      . .  3228 
1244 23rd June 1760 ..  C  Instructions by General Murray to Thomas Ainslie re inspection of the King's Posts  . .  3231 
1245 26th June 1760 ..  C  General Murray to Lord Colville      . .       . .  3232 
1246 22nd Oct. 1760 ..  C  General Murray to William Pitt        . .       . .  3233 
1247 1st Jan. 1761(?) ..  C  General Murray to William Pitt        . .       . .  3234 
1248 6th Mar. 1761 ..  C  General Amherst to General Murray          . .  3235 
1249 27th Mar. 1761 ..  C  General Murray to General Amherst          . . 3236 
1250 7th Aug. 1786 ..  C  Thos. Ainslie to the Inspector General reporting on his proceedings in 1760-1762  3236 
1251 20th Sept. 1762 ..  C  Lease of Kings's Posts   . .      . .       . .       . . 3238 
1252 21st Jan. 1764 ..  C  Dunn and Gray request confirmation of their Lease of the King's Posts     . .       . .       . . 3240 
1253 21st Jan. 1764 ..  C  Memorial to the Lords Commissioners of the Treasury by Richard Murray, John Gray, and Thomas Dunn        . .      . .      . .       . . 3242 
1254 9th Mar. 1765 ..  C  Petition of Messrs. Dunn and Gray to Governor Murray        . .      . .      . .       . .  3244 
1255 12th Mar. 1765 ..  C  Père Coquart's Letter to Governor Murray  3246 
1256 1766 ..  C  Form of Licence to Trade with the Indians  3249 
1257 10th Mar. 1766 ..  C  Extract from Instructions to the King's Receiver General in the Province of Quebec  3250 
1258 22nd Oct. 1766 ..  C  Memorial of Dunn and Grant, Lessees of the King's Posts       . .      . .      . .       . .       . . 3251 
1259 13th Oct. 1766 ..  C  Memoire by F.S. Cugnet respecting the King's Posts      . .       . .       . .       . .       . . 3254 
1260 May 1767 ..  C  State of the Posts of the King's Domaine in Canada, etc., Memoire by Governor Murray   . .       . .       . .       . .       . .       . . 3257 
 
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No.
        Date.          Description of Document.Page.
 
1261 16th June 1767 ..  C  Letter, Walpole to Lowndes re Petition by Anthony Merry         . .       . .       . .       . . 3257 
1262 27th Sept. 1768 ..  C  Order in Council respecting the Trade of Tadoussac, etc.           . .       . .       . .       . . 3258 
1263 14th May 1785 ..  C  Memorial of Thos. Dunn, Wm. Grant and Peter Stuart, praying for a renewal of their lease for ten years      . .       . .       . .       . . 3261 
1264 18th May 1785 ..  C  Lease of King's Posts, to Thos. Dunn and John Gray, for ten years, 1785-1795 (summarised)   . .       . .       . .       . .       . . 3263 
1265 6th June 1786  ..  C  Letter, Lieut.-Governor Hope to Thos. Dunn, Wm. Grant, and Peter Stuart, rescinding Lease of King's Posts          . .       . .       . . 3263 
1266 21st June 1786  ..  C  Lease of the King's Posts to Alex. Davison, Geo. Davison and Francis Baby (summarised)          . .        . .        . .        . .  3264 
1267 5th April 1802 ..  C  Lease of the King's Posts to McTavish, Gregory, McGillivray, et al (summarised)  3265 
12681808 ..  C  Extract re Masquaro Post       . .       . .       . .  3265 
1269 1st Oct. 1822 ..  C  Lease of King's Posts to John Goudie for 20 years from 1st October, 1822, and sub-
     Lease to William Lampson from 1st
     April, 1828           . .        . .       . .      . .
 3266 
1270 22nd Dec. 1830  ..  C  Report of William Lampson re King's Posts  3267 
1271 23rd May 1831  ..  C  Letter, Bishop of Quebec to Mr. Belleau re Mission at King's Posts       . .       . .       . . 3271 
1272 28th Sept. 1839 ..  C  Letter, Governor Pelly to Lord John Russell re Renewal to Hudson's Bay Co. of Lease of King's Posts    . .      . .      . .       . . 3272 
1273 27th June 1842  ..  C  Lease of King's Posts to Hudson's Bay Company for 21 years (summarised)       . .  3274 
1274 21st Apr. 1739  ..  C  Despatch, Minister to Beauharnois and Hocquart, approving exploration of Baye des Esquimaux     . .      . .      . .      . . 3275 
1275 14th Sept. 1739 ..  C  Despatch, Beauharnois and Hocquart, to the Minister re Fornel's Application for Baye des Esquimaux concession      . .     . .      . . 3276 
1276 27th Oct. 1742 ..  C  Fornel to the Minister applying for concession of Baye des Chateaux and Baye des Esquimaux        . .     . .     . .      . .      . .  3277 
1277 1743 ..  C  Narrative of Voyage by Sieur Louis Fornel to Baye des Esquimaux      . .      . .      . .      . .  3280 
1278 30th Oct. 1743 ..  C  Letter, Cugnet to Minister, enclosing copy of his protest to Beauharnois and Hocquart against concession of Kesessakiou (Baye des Esquimaux) to Fornel       . .      . .      . . 3303 
         
 
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No.
       Date.         Description of Document.Page.
 
1279 28th Oct. 1744 ..  C  Application of Cuget and Estebe for a concession of the Basin of the Baye des Esquimaux  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3309 
1280 12th Oct. 1744 ..  C  Extract from Despatch, Beaubassin and Hocquart to Minister, re Fornel's expeditions          . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3316 
1281 22nd July 1746 ..  C  Memoir, from Cugnet, renewing application for the grant of the Basin of Baye des Esquimaux and other lands    . .      . .      . . 3317 
1282 24th Oct. 1746 ..  C  Extract from letter, Hocquart to the Minister re renewing Lease of the Domaine du Roy, and including Baye des Esquimaux within limits of this Post          . .      . .     . .      . .  3328 
1283 8th Nov. 1748 ..  C  Letter, Bigot to Minister re Concession of Baye des Esquimaux and Lease of Domaine du Roy        . .      . .      . .       . .      . .      . . 3329 
1284 20th Sept. 1749 ..  C  Concession by Jonquiere and Bigot to Widow Fornel of Baye des Esquimaux        . .      . .  3330 
1285 25th Sept. 1749 ..  C  Letter, Bigot to Minister, re Lease of Domaine du Roy to Widow Fornel  . .      . . 3332 
1286 11th Oct. 1749 ..  C  Extract from letter, Bigot to Minister, re concession of Baye des Esquimaux  . .      . . 3334 
1287 1749 ..  C  Cugnet's Memoire applying for concession of Baye des Esquimaux    . .       . .       . .      . .  3335 
1288 31st May 1750 ..  C  Patent of confirmation of concession of Baye des Esquimaux to Widow Fornel     . .      . . 3347 
1289 1750 ..  C  Memoir of Veuve Fornel et Cie re Baye des Esquimaux to Widow Fornel  . .      . .      . . 3349 
1290 31st July 1784 ..  C  License by Gov. Haldimand to Pierre Marcoux and Louis Marchand to trade and traffic with the Indians in Esquimaux Bay 3356 
1291 23rd Aug. 1785 ..  C  Depositions by Jean LeBrun and Jos. Goupille of Quebec re trade with Indians in Esquimaux Baye  . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3357 
1292 16th June 1787 ..  C  Letter, Marcoux to Perrault re trading operations carried on by him in Esquimaux Baye        . .       . .       . .       . .       . .      . . 3359 
1293 7th Sept. 1787 ..  C  Customs House Clearance, Quebec, of Schooner “Resolution,” bound for Baye des Esquimaux         . .       . .       . .       . .      . . 3362 
1294 1st Sept. 1788 ..  C  Petition and information of Geo. Plante to Sessions of the Peace, District of Quebec, complaining of breaches by Pierre Marcoux in Esquimaux Bay of Provincial Ordinances prohibiting the sale of liquor to Indians    . . 3363 
 
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No.
       Date.         Description of Document.Page.
 
1295 1st Sept. 1788 .. C Writ of Summons to Pierre Marcoux to answer Geo. Plante's complaint      . .      . . 3364 
1296 11th Sept. 1788 .. C Peremptory exception by Pierre Marcoux to information in Plante vs. Marcoux  . .      . . 3366 
1297 11th Sept. 1788 .. C Marcoux's application for permission to file the Hudson's Bay Company's Charter     . . 3368 
1298 11th Sept. 1788 .. C Deposition of Charles Trahan in Plante vs. Marcoux       . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3369 
1299 11th Sept. 1788 .. C Deposition of Jean B. Vachon in Plante vs. Marcoux       . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .  3373 
1300 21st Aug. 1789 .. C Statement of Plante in re Plante vs. Marcoux       . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3377 
1301 25th Aug. 1789 .. C Statement of Marcoux in re Plante vs. Marcoux       . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3381 
1302 17th Aug. 1799 .. C Partnership Agreement between Dumontier and Belliveau and J. B. Vachon and Joseph Faucier re Trade with Indians in Esquimaux Bay    . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3391 
1303 26th Aug. 1799 .. C Agreement between Hervieux, Rouillard, and others, and Dumontier and others, for service at Esquimaux Bay       . .      . .      . . 3394 
1304 28th June 1815 .. C Lease by Dame Cecile Dumontier to Jacob Pozer, of one half interest in fishing establishments at Esquimaux Bay  . .      . .      . . 3398 
1305 28th June 1815 .. C Deed of Sale by Dame Cecile Dumontier to Jacob Pozer, of Boats and other equipment in Hunting establishments at Esquimaux Bay      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3401 
1306 ——  C Remarks by James Irvine of Quebec, on Act 49, George III, c.27      . .       . .       . .      . . 3403 
1307 9th Sept. 1823 .. C Deed of Sale by Claude Denéchaux, as Representative of Jacob Pozer, to Flavien Dufresne, of the Esquimaux Bay properties 3404 
1308 28th March 1825 .. C Deed of Sale by Louis Flavien Dufresne to Jean Olivier Brunet of the Esquimaux Bay properties    . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3407 
1309 27th Dec. 1866 .. C Rose and Ritchie's Report on Hudson's Bay Company's titles  . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3410 
1310 3rd Feb. 1829 .. C Deed of Sale by Jean Olivier Brunet to William Lampson, of the Esquimaux Bay properties         . .       . .       . .       . .       . .  3410 
1311 7th Jan. 1832 .. C Deed of Sale by Wm. Lampson to Nathaniel Jones of Fishing establishments at Esquimaux Bay     . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3414 
1312 4th Feb. 1835 .. C Deed of Sale, Nathaniel Jones to David Ramsay Stewart of the Fishing and Hunting establishments at Esquimaux Bay   . .      . . 3418 
 
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No.
       Date.         Description of Document.Page.
 
1313 25th April 1835 .. C Keith to Simpson re Agreement with Lampson re non-interference with Lampson's trade at Esquimaux Bay  . .     . . 3421 
1314 19th April 1865 .. C Assignment of Snook's Cove Post by Charles Hunt to the Hudson's Bay Company       . . 3421 
1315 8th May 1869 .. C Extract from Deed of Sale by A.B. Hunt to Hudson's Bay Company of Davis Inlet and Paul's Island Posts        . .     . .     . .        . . 3422 
1316 15th Oct. 1873 .. C Deed of Assignment, Hunt to Hudson's Bay Company of Sandwich Bay, Round Island, Gready Harbour, and Sandhill Posts        . .  3423 
1317 29th Apr. 1676 .. C Concession to Radisson and Desgroseliers of the exclusive privilege of taking seals on Anticosti      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3424 
1318 Mar. 1680 .. C Concession by Intendant Duchesneau of Anticosti seigniory to Louis Jolliet  . .      . . 3426 
1319 11 Feb. 1668 .. C Aveu et Declaration of Bissot de la riviere  . .  3429 
1320 10th Mar. 1679 .. C Grant of Seigniory of Isles et Islets de Mingan to Jacques de la lande and Louis Jolliet  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .  3431 
1321 27th Aug. 1742 .. C Ordinance re rental payable by mainland concessionaires to seigniors of Isles et Islets de Mingan    . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3434 
1322 18th Oct. 1771 .. C Lease of the seigniories of Isles et Islets de Mingan and of Anticosti to Dunn and Grant for 15 years  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3437 
1323 28th May 1781 .. C Acte de foy et hommage for Isles et Islets de Mingan, Terre Ferme Mingan and Anticosti 3442 
1324 12th Dec. 1789 .. C Partnership Agreement between Dunn, Grant and Stuart to operate Terre Ferme de Mingan, Isles et Islets de Mingan and Anticosti      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3447 
1325 9th Sept. 1803 .. C Lease of Terre Ferme de Mingan to McTavish, Frobisher & Co.    . .      . .      . . 3457 
1326 19th Sept. 1804 .. C Sale of fishing posts on the north shore of Gulf of St. Lawrence between Ouramanne River and the Straits of Belleisle      . .      . .  3462 
1327 22nd Feb. 1808 .. C Sheriff's Deed to John Richarson of 15/32nds of Isles et Islets de Mingan     . .      . .      . .  3466 
1328 22nd Apr.1808 .. C Deed by the Curator of the Estate of William Grant and by Charles Wm. Grant to Langan, et al of fishing posts between Itamamiou and Anse Ste. Claire      . .      . .  3468 
1329 22nd Apr. 1808 .. C New Labrador Company, Partnership Agreement    . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3473 

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No.
       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
1330 30th Apr. 1808 .. C Sheriff's Deed of Isles et Islets de Mingan Seigniory to Richardson et al  . .      . .      . . 3478 
1331 30th Apr. 1808 .. C Sheriff's Deed of fishing posts between Itamamiou and Anse Ste. Claire, to Richardson et al   . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3481 
1332 12th Mar. 1810 .. C Acte de foy et hommage for Isles et Islets de Mingan Seigniory . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3484 
1333 8th Feb. 1836 .. C Deed of Sale of Isles et Islets de Mingan Seigniory to the Hudson's Bay Company 3491 
1334 9th Oct. 1837 .. C Acte de foy et hommage for fief St. Joseph and the Seigniories of Mille Vaches, Terre Ferme de Mingan and Anticosti     . .      . . 3495 
1335 9th Oct. 1837 .. C Acte de foy et hommage for the Seigniories of Mille Vaches, Anticosti, St. Joseph and Terre Ferme de Mingan         . .      . .      . . 3502 
1336 27th Dec. 1866 .. C Rose and Ritchie to Hudson's Bay Company, reporting re title of latter to property in the Labrador Peninsula        . .      . .      . .      . .  3506 
1337 1892 .. C Labrador Company vs. The Queen    . .      . . 3511 
1338 1st Sept. 1733 .. C Concession of Montagamiou to Lafontaine 3527 
1339 13th Mar. 1736 .. C Brevet de confirmation of concession of Montagamiou       . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3529 
1340 28th Dec. 1764 .. C Sale of Montagamiou to McKenzie and Lymburner  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3531 
1341 15th Jan. 1740 .. C Concession of Petit Mecatina to Henry Albert de St. Vincent     . .      . .      . .      . . 3533 
1342 2nd May 1738 .. C Concession of Gros Mecatina to Jean Baptiste Pommereau      . .      . .      . .     . .  3535 
1343 20th Sept. 1739 .. C Concession to Pommereau of augmentation of Gros Mecatina . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3537 
1344 13th Apr. 1740 .. C Brevet de confirmation of concession of Gros Mecatina and of augmentation        . .      . . 3539 
1345 4th Oct. 1743 .. C Ordinance by Hocquart re rent payable by the Widow Pommereau to the heirs of Lalande and Jolliet         . .      . .      . .      . .  3541 
1346 1st May 1749 .. C Concession of Gros Mecatina and augmentation to Croisille de Montesson  . . 3544 
1347 15th June 1761 .. C Governor Murray's Permit to Lafontaine to occupy Gros Mecatina for one year        . .  3546 
1348 20th Mar. 1762 .. C Concession of Gros Mecatina seal fishery by Murray to John Gray for 7 years   . .      . .  3547 

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No.
       Date.            Description of Document.Page.
 
1349 24th Apr. 1764 .. C Murray's reply to Lafontaine's complaints 3548 
1350 5th Nov. 1748 .. C Concession of Kecarpoui to Breard and Estèbe          . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3554 
1351 26th May 1720 .. C Concession of St. Augustin to Lavaltrie     . . 3556 
1352 20th Apr. 1750 .. C Concession of St. Augustin to Cheron        . .  3557 
1353 17th July 1753 .. C Concession of St. Augustin to de Cery       . .  3559 
1354 25th Aug. 1761 .. C Grant of St. Augustin to daughters of de
     Cery for nine years        . .      . .      . .      . .
 3560 
1355 1st May 1738 .. C Concession of Apetepy to Foucault and Boucault       . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3561 
1356 15th Oct. 1750 .. C Concession of Apetepy to Lafontaine        . . 3563 
1357 21st Aug. 1761 .. C Concession of Apetepy to Whale Fishing Company      . .      . .      . .      . .     . .      . . 3564 
1358 20th Mar. 1706 .. C Concession of St. Paul Seigniory to Amador de Godefroy   . .      . .     . .      . .     . .      . . 3565 
1359 6th June 1708 .. C Concession of Baye de Phelypeaux to Courtemanche        . .      . .     . .      . .      . . 3567 
1360 30th June 1707 .. C Minister to Courtemanche to Pontchartrain, acknowledging information     . .      . .      . . 3569 
1361 1711[?] .. C Courtemanche to Pontchartrain, asking permission to remain at post  . .      . .      . . 3571 
1362 12th Nov. 1714 .. C Order of the King appointing Courtemanche to be commandant for the King on the coast of Labrador    . .      . .     . .      . .      3574 
1363 12th Nov. 1714 .. C Concession by the King of Baye de Phelypeaux to Courtmanche for his lifetime       . .       . .       . .       . .       . . 3575 
1364 26th June 1706 .. C Minister to Courtemanche, respecting operations of latter        . .      . .      . .      . . 3576 
1365 13th Sept. 1716 .. C Minutes of Conseil de Marine re Courtemanche's Report . .      . .      . .      . . 3578 
1366 11th Jan. 1718 .. C Order of the King appointing Brouage to be Commandant for the King on the Coast of Labrador        . .      . .     . .      . .     . .      . . 3582 
1367 11th Jan. 1718 .. C Confirmation of Baye de Phelypeaux concession to Widow Courtemanche,
Brouage et al  . .      . .      . .     . .     . .
 3583 
1368 13th July 1722 .. C Concession of augmentation of Baye de Phelypeaux concession to Widow Courtemanche, Brouage et al  . .      . .        3585 
1369 25th Dec. 1725 .. C Confirmation of concession to Widow Courtemanche, Brouage et al  . .      . .      . .  3587 
1370 22nd Feb. 1726 .. C Confirmation of concession to Brouage, et al, with concession to Brouage or his widow of shares of other concessionaires    . .     . . 3588 
 
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No.
        Date.            Description of Document.Page.
 
1371 24th Apr. 1744 ..  C Concession of Baye de Phelypeaux to the de la Portes      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .  3590 
1372 30th Mar. 1779 ..  C Petition of Col. le Compte Dupré and other heirs for reinstatement in Baye de Phelypeaux or new grant of same   . .      . . 3592 
1373 27th May 1785 ..  C Opinion of Cugnet re claim of Favry de Chantelon to Baye de Phelpeaux concession         . .       . .       . .       . .      . . 3593 
1374 31st Aug. 1763 ..  C Bonfeild's Petition for grant of Brouage's fishing post          . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3597 
1375 6th Oct. 1750 ..  C Concession of Petit Havre to Antoine Marsal     . .     . .     . .      . .       . .       . .  3597 
1376 1st May 1750 ..  C Concession of Anse Ste. Claire to Sieur Taché 3599 
1377 13th Oct. 1751 ..  C Concession of Anse Ste. Claire to Michel Fortier         . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3600 
1378 25th Sept. 1754 ..  C Ordinance annulling grant of Anse Ste. Claire to Fortier     . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3602 
1379 20th Aug. 1748 ..  C Concession of Baye Forteau to Adrien Demarais Vincent          . .      . .      . .      . . 3607 
1380 30th Apr. 1749 ..  C Confirmation of concession of Baye Forteau 3609 
1381 25th Oct. 1748 ..  C Concession of Anse a Loup to Deschenaux 3610 
1382 30th Apr. 1749 ..  C Confirmation of concession of Anse a Loup 3612 
1383 18th May 1713 ..  C Concession of Belle Isle Strait to Pierre Constantin  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3613 
1384 31st Mar. 1716 ..  C Concession of St. Modet to Pierre
Constantin      . .     . .      . .    . .       . .     
 3616 
1385 27th Apr. 1735 ..  C Concession of St. Modet to Boucault and Foucault      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3618 
1386 17th Apr. 1736 ..  C President du Conseil de Marine to Beauharnois and Hocquart instructing them to investigate rival claims of Constantin, and Boucault and Foucault    . .      . .      . . 3620 
1387 6th Oct. 1736 ..  C Ordinance by Hocquart forbidding Brouage, et al, taking seals below Baye de Phelypeaux          . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3622 
1388 2nd Apr. 1738 ..  C Inquiry by Beauharnois and Hocquart, respecting the claims of Constantin, Boucault and Foucault   . .     . .      . .      . .  3625 [sic.] 
1389 28th Sept. 1740 ..  C Ordinance by Hocquart, confirming Constantin in possession of St. Modet and annulling concession of Boucault and Foucault      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3628 
1390 6th Apr. 1751 ..  C Concession by Jonquiere and Bigot of St. Modet to Breard  . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3630 
1391 20th July 1753 ..  C Concession of St. Modet by the King to Hocquart      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3632 
1392 13th Aug. 1762 ..  C Lease of St. Modet by Jean Taché to John Ord     . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3633 
 
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No.
        Date.          Description of Document.Page.
 
1393 7th Sept. 1762 ..  C  Murray to Egremont re The Invalidity of Grant to Hocquart        . .      . .      . .      . . 3636 
1394 16th May 1763 ..  C  Grant by Murray of St. Modet to Jean Taché 3638 
1395 24th Feb. 1767 ..  C  Petition by Taché and the heirs Bissot and Jolliet against action of Governor of Newfoundland      . .      . .     . .      . .      . . 3639 
1396 2nd June 1775 ..  C  Application of Wm. Burgess for grant of St. Modet and Anse-a-Loup       . .      . .      . . 3642 
1397 1849 ..  C  Extract from Report of Committee on grievances, Legislative Council of Canada  3643 
1398 14th Apr. 1689 ..  C  Concession of Blanc Sablon, etc., to De La Chesnaye, et al.   . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3646 
1399 19th Jan. 1689 ..  C  Concession of Belle Isle to Riverin, et al, also of seigniories on the south shore of the Strait of Belleisle          . .      . .      . .      . .  3649 
1400 18th Sept. 1735 ..  C  Concession of Baye des Chateaux seal fishery to Bazil    . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3652 
1401 1st Oct. 1736 ..  C  Concession to Louis Bazil of exclusive seal fishery at Baye des Chateaux          . .      . . 3653 
1402 17th May 1737 ..  C  Ratification of Concession of Baye des Chateaux      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3655 
1403 27th Oct. 1742 ..  C  Fornel's report re Baye des Chateaux and application for authority to explore Baye des Esquimaux      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3656 
1404 12th Sept.1749 ..  C  Concession of Baye des Chateaux to Sieur Gautier        . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .  3660 
1405 27th Sept. 1735 ..  C  Concession of Cap Charles to Sieur Marsal 3662 
1406 7th Sept. 1743 ..  C  Extension of concession to Marsal for six years   . .      . .      . .      . .     . .      . .      . . 3663 
1407 1st Nov. 1749 ..  C  Grant of Cap. Charles to Capt. Baune (de Bonne)        . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3665 
1408 24th Sept. 1753 ..  C  Cancellation of grant to Baune and re-grant to Marsal . .      . .      . .      . .     . .      . .    3667 
1409 20th Mar. 1758 ..  C  Authorization by Vaudreuil to Creditors of Marsal to operate Cap Charles to expiration of Concession in 1763   . .      . .  3669 
1410 26th Apr. 1763 ..  C  Grant of Cap Charles to Brymer      . .      . . 3671 
1411 8th Apr. 1721 ..  C  Grant by King of passage des Loups-Marins to André Deleigne        . .      . .      . .      . .  3671 
1412 16th Sept. 1743 ..  C  Ordinance by Hocquart respecting differences between Deleigne and Marsal  3673 
1413 15th Sept. 1786 ..  C  Authorization by Lt.-Gov. Hope, to Perrault, et al, to establish seal, cod and salmon fisheries at Indian Island Concession      . .  3675  
 
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No.
        Date.          Description of Document.Page.
 
1414 12th Apr. 1701 ..  C  Agreement of Constantin with Courtmanche, to trade with Indians at Eskimo River    . . 3676 
1415 17th Oct. 1702 ..  C  Concession to Courtemanche for a period of ten years, 1702-1712, from Kegaska River to River Kesesaskion (Hamilton River)  . . 3679 
1416 21st Apr. 1703 ..  C  Courtemanche's instructions to Constantin 3680 
1417 1705 ..  C  Courtemanche's Memoir, re his exploration of Coast from Kegaska to Chateau Bay with brief description of River Kessessakiou      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 3683 
1418 19th Oct. 1705 ..  C  Despatch by Vaudreil and Beauharnois to Minister re establishment of Courtemanche on Labrador Coast       . . 3690 
1419 1715 ..  C  Anonymous Memoir, concerning Labrador 3691 
1420 Jan. 1717 ..  C  Supplement to anonymous Memoir concerning Labrador      . .      . .      . .      . . 3707 
1421 ____    C  Analysis of privileges conferred or enjoyed under concessions of lands within the Labrador Peninsula made by the Government of Canada during the French and British Regimes     . .      . .      . .      . . 3716 
 



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