Canadian History Dictionary Burns
(John Graves Simcoe era) Presbyterian minister, establishes sch...
Built in 1826-1832, by Colonel John By, with several
Burns Robert Easton 1805-1863 Born In Niagara Called To The Bar
of Upper Canada, 1827. Practised at Niagara, St. Catharines, an...
Engaged in the service of the Hudson's Bay Company,
west of th...
Hatheway George L
(Tilley era) Chief commissioner of the Board of Works, New
(Bishop Laval era) On Laval University, 99.
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Their appeal to the public, 26-27....
Newspaper published at Halifax. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era) Jose...
Fort Walla Walla
Hudson's Bay Company post, on Columbia River.
Bonnecamps Joseph Pierre De 1707-1790 Born In France Entered The
Jesuit order, and came to Canada in 1741, when he was appointed...
Archibald Samuel George William 1777-1846 Born In Colchester
County, Nova Scotia. Studied law and practised in Nova Scotia; ...
Le Ber Jeanne Daughter Of Jacques Le Ber Of Montreal Index : Bishop Laval Era
Birth, baptism, and virtues of, 91; mortifications practised by...
Tilley Sir Leonard 1818-1896 Wilmot Era Grandson Of William Peters 3
succeeds Wilmot as lieutenant-governor, 133. (Tilley era) Elect...
(Count Frontenac era) Cousin of La Salle, comes from France in ...
York. Plan of Toronto Harbour and the proposed town and part
St Vincent John Jervis Earl Of 1735-1823 British Admiral Served
at Quebec in 1759; defeated Spanish fleet off Cape St. Vincent,...
St John's River
(Bishop Laval era) Recollet mission on, 111.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Superstitions of, 10, 12; council hel...
(Wilmot era) Commissioner of crown lands for New Brunswick,
The first regiment of regular troops sent to
America from Fran...
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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