Carleton

Carleton can refer to:

Education establishments

*Carleton College, a liberal arts college in Northfield, Minnesota, USA
*Carleton School for Boys in Bradford, Massachusetts
*Carleton University, a university in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
*Ottawa-Carleton District School Board

Historical events

*Carleton's Raid (1778)

People

*Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester, the first Baron Dorchester
*Isaac Newton Carleton, the founder of Carleton School for Boys in Bradford, Massachusetts
*James Henry Carleton, Major General
*Mary Carleton, an Englishwoman who used false identities to marry and defraud a number of men
*Richard Carleton, Australian journalist
*Robert Louis Carleton (1896-1956) American composer who wrote "Ja-Da!"
*Thomas Carleton, the first Lieutenant Governor of New Brunswick
*Walter Tenney Carleton, one of the three founding directors of NEC Corporation
*William McKendree "Will" Carleton, an American poet, who wrote mostly about rural life
*William Carleton, an Irish novelist
*Henry Boyle, 1st Baron Carleton
*Baron Carleton
*Carleton S. Coon, an American physical anthropologist

Places

Canada

*Carleton County, New Brunswick
*Carleton (electoral district), several (New Brunswick; Ontario)
*Mount Carleton, New Brunswick
**Mount Carleton Provincial Park
*Carleton, Nova Scotia
*Carleton County, Ontario (historic)
*Carleton Place, Ontario
*West Carleton Township, Ontario
*Borden-Carleton, Prince Edward Island
*Carleton-sur-Mer, Quebec 5th largest town of the Gaspésie's Baie des Chaleurs

United Kingdom

*Carleton, North Yorkshire near Skipton
*Carleton village, Cumbria, on the edge of Penrith
*Carleton, Lancashire, near Blackpool

United States

*Carleton, Michigan

Sport

*Carleton Ravens, the athletic teams that represent Carleton University in Ottawa

ee also

* Carlton


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  • Carleton — bezeichnet Orte: in den Vereinigten Staaten: Carleton (Michigan) Carleton (Nebraska) in Kanada: Carleton (Nova Scotia) Borden Carleton, Prinz Eduard Insel, Kanada Carleton County (New Brunswick), Kanada Carleton County (Ontario), Kanada… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Carleton — Carleton, NE U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 136 Housing Units (2000): 57 Land area (2000): 0.487697 sq. miles (1.263129 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.487697 sq. miles (1.263129… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Carleton, MI — U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 2562 Housing Units (2000): 1061 Land area (2000): 0.994081 sq. miles (2.574657 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.994081 sq. miles (2.574657 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Carleton, NE — U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 136 Housing Units (2000): 57 Land area (2000): 0.487697 sq. miles (1.263129 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.487697 sq. miles (1.263129 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Carleton [1] — Carleton (spr. Kärlt n), Stadt auf der englischen, zur Bahamas od. Lukayosgruppe gehörigen Insel Abaco, zwischen der Halbinsel Florida (Vereinigte Staaten von NAmerika) u. der Insel Cuba (Westindien) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Carleton [2] — Carleton (spr. Kärlt n), 1) Gui C., Lord Dorchester, geb. 1724, englischer General; ward 1775 Gouverneur von Quebec, als Mongommery es belagerte, schlug denselben u. nöthigte die Amerikaner, Canada zu verlassen; 1777 kehrte er nach England zurück …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Carleton — (spr. karlt n), William, irländ. Schriftsteller, geb. 1794 zu Prillisk in der Grafschaft Tyrone als der Sohn eines Landmanns, gest. 30. Jan. 1869 in Dublin, kam in seinem 17. Jahr in ein Erziehungsinstitut in Glaßlough. Eine Pilgerreise nach… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Carleton — (spr. karlt n), William, irländ. Schriftsteller, geb. 1794 oder 1798 zu Prillisk (Throne), gest. 30. Jan. 1869 zu Dublin; durch seine zahlreichen Romane und Erzählungen der populärste Sittenmaler Irlands …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Carleton — (Karltʼn), William, engl. Schriftsteller, der populärste Darsteller irischen Lebens, geb. 1798 zu Prillisk in der Grafschaft Tyrone, in der Noth und den Leiden seines Vaterlandes aufgewachsen u. dieselben theilend, begann seine… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Carleton — (Guy) (1724 1808) général britannique. Gouverneur du Canada (1768 1778 et 1786 1796), il mena une politique de conciliation avec les Canadiens français (Acte de Québec, 1774) …   Encyclopédie Universelle


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