Canadian History Dictionary Kennebec River
A river of the state of Maine, rising in Moosehead
Du Parc Jean Godet Sieur
(Samuel de Champlain era) Comes to Canada, 47; left in charge
(Bishop Laval era) Name given by Sulpicians to Montreal, 85; in...
Duquesne De Menneville Michel Ange Marquis De
Appointed governor of
New France 1752, in succession to La Jon...
Glegg Captain J B
Aide-de-camp to General Brock. =Index=: (General Brock era)
Scovil W H
(Tilley era) Confederation candidate in St. John County, New
A Sketch Of The Several Routes Of The French From Quebec To The
Mississippi with the principal Rivers and Lakes through which t...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Arrangement with Lower Canada respecti...
Sheaffe Sir Roger Hale 1763-1851 Born In Boston Mass Entered The
army, 1778; served in Ireland and Holland; stationed in Canada,...
Glenelg Charles Grant Baron 1778-1866 Born In Kidderpore India
Educated at Magdalen College, Cambridge, England, and called to...
Entree de la Riviere Niagara, dans le fond du Lac Ontario ou
Longueuil Charles Le Moyne Baron De 1656-1729 Son Of Charles Le
Moyne, Sieur de Longueuil (q.v.) Wounded, in 1687, in the Iroqu...
(Bishop Laval era) Cross planted on summit, by Maisonneuve, 91....
Dessaules Louis A
Born 1819. Member of Legislative Council,
1856-1863. Edited Le...
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Claims Separation Of Vermont From New York 201
negotiates with Haldimand, 202; General Washington's letter to,...
Quebec Siege Of 1690
Sir William Phipps, having captured Port Royal
in May of this ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's views on, 95.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Montagnais chief, 139, 163; found to ...
Le Tardif Olivier
Born in Normandy, 1601. Came to Canada, 1620, and
employed as ...
Quebec Province Lower Canada Cartes Du Gouvernement De Quebec Leuee
en l'annee 1709 par les ordres de Monseigneur le Comre de Pontc...
Amherst Jeffrey Baron 1717-1797 Sent To America 1758 And In
co-operation with Admiral Boscawen, captured Louisbourg that year. With
General Prideaux and Sir W. Johnson, took Ticonderoga, 1759. Reduced
Montreal the following year. Appointed commander-in-chief and
governor-general in America, 1761. Raised to peerage, 1776, as Baron
Amherst of Holmesdale. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) In command of Louisbourg
expedition, 73; commander-in-chief of forces in America, 77; operates
against Montreal, 77; his slowness of movement, 97, 122; held in check
by Bourlamaque, 131; compels Bourlamaque to evacuate Forts Carillon and
Frederic, 146. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Replaces Abercromby, 21; wrecks Fort George, 22; his
delay at Lake Champlain, 25; praises Haldimand's forbearance at Niagara,
27; builds a strong fort at Crown Point, 28; arrives at Oswego, 34;
Montreal surrenders to, 38; takes up quarters at New York, 40; nominal
governor of Canada, 41; notifies Haldimand of promotion, 42; approves
scheme for smelting old guns, 47; retirement of, 53; letter from
Haldimand, 82; recommends Haldimand for New York command, 83; his
interest in Louis Haldimand, 88; blind to true situation in America,
103; anxious to see Haldimand on his return to England, 105-106; meets
Haldimand at Sydneys, 311; entertainments given by, 324-325; Haldimand
on, 326, 332; Haldimand visits, 337, 339. (Lord Dorchester era) Canada surrendered to, 2;
grants religious freedom, 10. See also Louisbourg; Ticonderoga; Crown
Point. =Bib.=: Expedition of British and Provincial Army ... against
Ticonderoga and Crown Point; Samuel Waldo, Reduction of Louisbourg
(Dominion Archives, 1886); Johnstone, Journal of Louisbourg, 1750-1758
(Coll. de doc. rel. a la Nouvelle France, vol. 3); Dict. of Eng.
Hist.; Dict. Nat. Biog.; Bradley, The Fight with France; Parkman,
Montcalm and Wolfe.