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1798 in Canada

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1798 in Canada

: 1795 1796 1797 1798 1799 1800 1801
Centuries: 17th century · 18th century · 19th century
Decades: 1760s 1770s 1780s 1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s
Years: 1795 1796 1797 1798 1799 1800 1801

Events from the year 1798 in Canada.


  • Events 1
  • Births 2
  • Deaths 3
    • Full date unknown 3.1


  • David Thompson travels to Mandan villages and charts headwaters of Mississippi River
  • A new fur trading company is formed to compete with the North West Company. Confusingly called the New North West Company, it is nicknamed the XY Company from the way it differentiates its bales from those of its competitor.
  • Indian chiefs, in Canada, claim from Vermont an equivalent of the greater part of Addison, Chittenden, Franklin and Grand Isle counties. They get their expenses to and fro.



  • May 10 - 1757)
  • December 25 - Elias Hardy, lawyer and office-holder (b.1744)

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