Canadian History Dictionary Jackson Sir Richard Downes
Served in Peninsular campaign;
commander-in-chief of forces in...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Gathered by Jesuits, for shipment...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Founds Astoria 64 See Also Pacific
A branch of the Franciscan order. First came to Canada in
Wolseley Garnet Joseph Viscount 1833- Born In Golden Bridge
House, Dublin county, Ireland. In 1852 entered the army as ensi...
Tilley Sir Leonard 1818-1896 Wilmot Era Grandson Of William Peters 3
succeeds Wilmot as lieutenant-governor, 133. (Tilley era) Elect...
Cartwright Richard 1759-1815 Born At Albany New York On The
outbreak of hostilities with the mother country came with his p...
On north shore of the St. Lawrence, above Murray Bay.
(Wilmot era) Delegate to England to represent New Brunswick
One of the provisional districts carved out of the
See Dollard des Ormeaux.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
(Tilley era) Teacher in Gagetown Grammar School, New
(Lord Dorchester era) Importance of the question to the French ...
Bib : Bryce Hudson's Bay Company Laut Conquest Of The Great
North-West. See also Iberville.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's views on, 95.
Index : John Graves Simcoe Era Secretary To The Portugal Commission 220 Wilmot Era His
sarcastic reference to Glenelg, 42. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Brulon Jean Gauthier De
(Bishop Laval era) Canon and confessor of chapter of
Kenny Sir Edward 1800-1891 Born In Kerry County Ireland
Emigrated to Nova Scotia. Summoned to the Senate at Confederati...
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to America with 50th Regiment, 1756; superseded Shirley and Webb in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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