Canadian History Dictionary Clarke Jonathan
(John Graves Simcoe era) Teaches school at Fredericksburg and M...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Name given to floating battery, 87, 104....
(Bishop Laval era) Clerk of Ecclesiastical Court, arrested, 163...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sympathy with rebels expressed in...
Peyras Jean Baptiste
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; visits
Founded at Quebec in 1779. The first public library in
Situated in Grenville County, Ontario, and the scene
of an eng...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Grand-nephew of Sir Frederick Hal...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Arrested on charge of treason, 27...
(Bishop Laval era) Jesuit, comes to Canada, 41.
Jolliet Louis 1645-1700 Born At Quebec Son Of A Wagon-maker In
the employ of the Company of New France. Educated by the Jesuit...
Joint High Commission British-american 1898-1899 Met In Quebec
Aug. 23, 1898, and again in Washington, Nov. 10. The meetings c...
Quebec Siege Of 1759
Following the capture of Louisbourg, Duquesne,
and Fort Fronte...
Catalogne Gedeon De
Employed for some years on military and other
Built by Selkirk settlers, from Baldoon to Chatham on
(General Brock era) Sister of Sir Isaac, 71.
Du Plessis Bonneau Thomas Sieur
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New
(General Brock era) Letter of, relating to death of Brock, 307....
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Shoots at Mackenzie, 364; his trea...
Themines Pons De Lauziere Marquis De 1552-1627 Marshal Of France
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.