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(General Brock era) Brother of Sir Isaac, a London merchant, 70...
Fort St Pierre
(Samuel de Champlain era) Founded by Nicolas Denys, in Cape Bre...
Hamilton Alexander 1757-1804 American Statesman Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Anxious to keep on good terms with Britain, 286; Talleyrand's o...
Carion Philippe De
(Bishop Laval era) Lays second foundation stone of church at
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
(Count Frontenac era) Clerk to attorney-general, 106.
Chartered in 1849 as the Toronto, Sarnia, and Lake
See St. Maurice River.
(George Brown Era) Agitates through newspapers and Toronto Boar...
Dugas Du Gua Or Du Guast Sieur De Monts
(Samuel de Champlain era) Had larger share of trade, 110; propo...
On north shore of St. Lawrence, Portneuf County.
Strachan John 1778-1867 Born In Aberdeen Scotland Graduated At
King's College, Aberdeen, 1796. Came to Canada, 1799, and opene...
Hodgins John George 1821- Born In Dublin Came To Canada 1833
Educated at Upper Canada Academy, Victoria College, and Toronto...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Leaves Montreal for western...
A once-powerful tribe, who spoke a dialect of the Iroquois,
Blackader Hugh W
(1808-1863). Descended from Loyalist stock. Began
to learn the...
(Lord Sydenham era) Made commissioner of crown lands, 333. (Bal...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand acquires seigniory of, ...
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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