Origin of Charlottetownsee Charlotte
The capital and largest city of Prince Edward Island, Canada, on the southern coast of the island. It was founded by the French c. 1720.x
- Provincial capital of Prince Edward Island (Canada).
Named after Queen Charlotte.
- Macdonald, at the head of a representative delegation from Ontario and Quebec, met the public men of the maritime provinces in conference at Charlottetown in 1864, and the outline of confederation then agreed upon was filled out in detail at a conference held at Quebec soon afterwards.
- CHARLOTTETOWN, a city of Canada, the capital of Prince Edward Island, situated in Queen's county, on Hillsborough river.
- "FRANKLIN KNIGHT LANE (1864-1921), American public official, was born near Charlottetown, P.E.I., Canada, July 15 1864.