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Organized by David
Kirke, and chartered by Charles I, to explo...
(Lord Sydenham era) Its address to the electors in opposition t...
Lynch John Joseph 1816-1888 Born Near Clones Ireland Studied In
Dublin, and entered the Lazarist order. Came to America in 1847...
Lake Of The Woods
On the international boundary, west of Lake
(Bishop Laval era) Dies a martyr, 62.
Littlehales Edward B
(John Graves Simcoe era) Accompanies Simcoe as major of brigade...
(Lord Sydenham era) Member of Constitutional Association, 112.
(Bishop Laval era) Priest, comes to Canada, 41.
Notre Dame De La Recouvrance
First parish church of Quebec; built by
Champlain, 1633, and e...
An Iroquoian town situated, in 1535, on Montreal Island.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Indian youth baptized, 233.
Entered the army, and obtained a captaincy in the
42nd or 1st ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 400.
Ramezay Claude De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commandant of garrison of Quebec, 214, 2...
(Lord Elgin era) Member of the Parti Rouge, 108.
(Bishop Laval era) Algonquian chief, joins Dollard at Long Saul...
(Count Frontenac era) Rescues comrades cast away on Anticosti, ...
Falkland Lucius Bentinck Viscount
Governor of Nova Scotia,
1840-1846. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era)...
For some years a member of the Assembly of Lower
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Abercromby James 1706-1781 Entered The Army And Obtained
commission as major, 1742; lieutenant-colonel, 1744; colonel, 1746. Sent
to America with 50th Regiment, 1756; superseded Shirley and Webb in
command of the army; and then resigned command to Lord Loudon. In 1757
commanded second brigade against Louisbourg. On Loudon's recall, became
commander-in-chief, 1758. Led expedition against Ticonderoga, with Lord
Howe as second in command. On Howe's death, the campaign became a dismal
failure for the British, Abercromby being outgeneralled at every point
by Montcalm. Returned to England, and in 1772 deputy-governor of
Stirling Castle. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Sent to America with reinforcements, 33;
commands division intended to operate by way of Lake Champlain, 54;
repulsed at Fort Carillon, 55-61. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His recall, 21. See also Howe;
Rogers; Ticonderoga; Carillon. =Bib.=: Parkman, Montcalm and Wolfe;
Rogers, Journals during the Late War, ed. by Hough.
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