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The fur trade influenced the historical development of Canada in a number of ways including: the development and expansion into western and northern Canada; the significance of Canadian place names; the origin and rise of the Métis Nation; the impact of interaction between the First Peoples and the Europeans-and these connections can be found in personal and commercial stories about the people and events of the fur trade.

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  220 - Cuthbert Grant

Cuthbert Grant
b. c. 1793 - d. 1854

Fur trader, Métis leader & Politician

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