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(Count Frontenac era) Huron chief, wrecks peace negotiations wi...
Kirke Sir Lewis
Born 1599. Accompanied his brother Sir David Kirke
on his expe...
Organized as a provisional district in 1882. It then
Dollard Des Ormeaux Adam
A young officer of the garrison at
Montreal, who saved Montrea...
Fanning Edmund 1737-1818 Held Various Offices In The American
colonies before the Revolution. Removed to Nova Scotia, and in ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalist, murder of, 198.
(George Brown Era) Origin of the double ministries, 81. (Lord S...
Dorion Jean Baptiste Eric 1826-1866 Brother Of Preceding One Of
founders of L'Avenir, 1848. Sat in the Legislature, 1854-1857, ...
Nairne Captain John
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand gives him rank of major...
Newspaper published in New York. =Index=: (George Brown Era)
(Samuel de Champlain era) General name given by French to four ...
(Tilley era) Grandfather of Sir Leonard Tilley, grantee of
Stewart Alexander 1794-1868 Born In Halifax Nova Scotia Engaged
in West India trade. Afterwards studied law and called to the b...
Whelan Edward 1824-1867 Born In County Mayo Ireland Emigrated To
Nova Scotia, and employed in the office of the Nova Scotian, un...
Duplessis-bochart Guillaume Guillemot
Sent to Canada, 1632, by the
Company of New France. Led a trad...
Gage Thomas 1721-1787 Fought Under Braddock At Monongahela 1755
and under Abercrombie at Ticonderoga, 1758. Took part in the ca...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Frigate in which Montcalm embarked at Br...
A tribe of Algonquian stock. They are named on
Galinee's map o...
Livius Peter 1727?-1795 Resided At Portsmouth New Hampshire A
member of the Council under the royal government; quarrelled wi...
Newspaper published at Toronto; established, 1844. =Index=: (Ge...
Entered the army, and obtained a captaincy in the
42nd or 1st Battalion of Royal Highlanders, 1756. Appointed aide-de-camp
to Major-General Amherst, 1759, with whom he made the campaigns in
Canada of that and the following year. Appointed major of the 78th or
2nd Highland Battalion, 1760, and, in September following, employed by
General Amherst in communicating to the Marquis de Vaudreuil the
conditions preparatory to the surrender of Montreal, and in obtaining
his signature to them. The 78th Regiment having been disbanded in 1763,
retired on half-pay. Again entered active service, 1770, as
lieutenant-colonel of the 22nd Regiment, then serving in America under
the command of Lieutenant-General Gage; killed in the battle of Bunker
Hill, June 17, 1775. =Bib.=: Doughty, Siege of Quebec.
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