Canadian History Dictionary Sangster J H
(Egerton Ryerson era) On staff of Ontario Normal School, 174.
Heriot George 1766-1844 Born In Island Of Jersey Came To Canada
and appointed a clerk in the ordnance department at Quebec, 179...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Little observed in Simcoe's time, so f...
(Lord Sydenham era) Duties assigned to, 331.
Du Lhut Daniel Greysolon 1640?-1710 Took Part In The Campaign In
Flanders, and present at the battle of Seneffe, 1664. Came to C...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Maiden name of Simcoe's mother, 15.
(Bishop Laval era) Priest, comes to Canada, 41.
Eau Chevalier D'
(Count Frontenac era) Goes on embassy to Iroquois, 262.
Riall Sir Phineas
Entered the army, 1794; lieutenant-colonel, 1806;
saw service ...
Denonville Jacques-rene De Brisay Marquis De
Eleventh governor of
New France. Colonel of Dragoons in French...
Buchanan James 1791-1868 Fifteenth President Of The United States
Newspaper published at Cobourg; established 1828. =Index=: (Geo...
The first submarine cables in America were those laid between
Ragueneau Paul 1605-1680 Born In Paris France Joined The Society
of Jesus, and in 1636 came to Canada as a missionary to the Ind...
(Samuel de Champlain era) His definition of the territory of Ne...
Great Mohawk Grand Agnie
(Count Frontenac era) Christian Mohawk leader, 246.
Halliburton Sir Brenton 1773-1860 Joseph Howe Era Chief-justice Of Nova
Scotia, presides at trial of Joseph Howe for libel, 24; contest...
Canning George 1770-1827 Entered British Parliament 1793 Foreign
secretary, 1807; ambassador to Portugal, 1814; president of Boa...
A member of the Society of Jesus. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era...
The region of northern Canada, lying between the
Abercromby Sir Ralph 1734-1801 Commanded A Brigade In Holland
under Duke of York, 1793, and wounded at Nimeguen. Afterwards appointed
commander-in-chief of the forces in the West Indies. Held successive
commands in Ireland, Scotland, in the expedition to Holland, and, in
1801, appointed to command the expedition against the French in Egypt.
Won a brilliant victory near Alexandria, but died of wounds received in
the battle. =Index=: (General Brock era) Brock serves under, in Holland, 14. =Bib.=:
Dunfermline, Sir Ralph Abercromby: a Memoir; Dict. Nat. Biog.
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