Canadian History Dictionary Cartier And His Time
Minutes of the Executive Council,
correspondence, registers, i...
Crawford John Willoughby 1817-1875 Born In Ireland Came To
Canada, 1824; studied law and called to the bar, 1824. Sat in t...
American Invasion 1775-1776 Grew Out Of The Belief Entertained By
the rebellious colonists that the French of Canada could readil...
(General Brock era) Establishes independent republic in St.
A Survey of Lake Ontario, done by N. Laforce of the
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Bill introduced, 99; rejec...
(Wilmot era) Retires from New Brunswick Council, 69. (Tilley er...
Bib : Campbell History Of Nova Scotia
Whelan Edward 1824-1867 Born In County Mayo Ireland Emigrated To
Nova Scotia, and employed in the office of the Nova Scotian, un...
(Samuel de Champlain era) French vessel seized by the English, ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given by Champlain to river St. ...
Connor George Skeffington
Born in Ireland. Educated at Trinity
College, Dublin. Came to ...
Walsingham William De Grey First Baron 1719-1781 Lord Dorchester Era
Solicitor-general of England, his views on Canadian laws, 62. =...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Arrangement with Lower Canada respecti...
Seaport of New Brunswick, and the chief town of Charlotte
Thompson Sir John Sparrow David 1844-1894 Born In Halifax Nova
Scotia. Educated at Free Church Academy, Halifax. In 1859 a rep...
Putnam Charles S
(Wilmot era) A leading barrister of Fredericton, 11.
(General Brock era) Question respecting, 226. (Sir Frederick Ha...
(1807-1860). Born at St. Charles, Bellechasse, Lower
Argall Sir Samuel
Born in Walthamstow, England. A type of the
founders of British colonial dominion. Sent, May, 1609, with a small
vessel to the new settlement at Jamestown, Va., to trade and fish. The
following year took out Lord Delaware to Jamestown, arriving in time to
save the colony from starvation. In 1812 carried off Pocahontas to the
settlement of Jamestown. Later in the year sent with a vessel of 14 guns
to destroy the French settlements on the north coast, regarded as
infringing on the Virginia patent. Captured Mount Desert, St. Croix, and
Port Royal. On return voyage forced the commandant at New Amsterdam to
recognize English suzerainty by hauling down the Dutch flag and running
up the English. May, 1617, made deputy governor of Virginia. In 1620
served against the Algerine pirates under Sir Robert Mansell. Knighted
in 1622. In 1625 admiral of a squadron cruising after a hostile Dunkirk
fleet, and took some prizes. In October, 1625, with the futile
expedition against Cadiz under Lord Wimbledon. Died, 1626. =Bib.=:
Argall's own narrative; Parkman, Pioneers of France; Calnek and
Savary, History of the County of Annapolis.
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