Canadian History Dictionary Brule Etienne
A famous coureur de bois who accompanied Champlain
on his expl...
Schuyler Peter 1657-1724 Born In Albany Appointed Lieutenant In
the militia, 1685, and served in the colonial and Indian wars. ...
Carte D'amerique Divisee En Ses Principaux Pays Par M L'abbe
Clouet, de l'Academie Royal de Rouen. Illustrated, 1782. Print ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Dorchester has Act passed in 1794 by Asse...
Allouez Father Claude
Came to Quebec, 1657. Left for the West, 1665.
Laboured for tw...
A city in the Eastern Townships, Quebec, on the St.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Shot for desertion, 73.
Index : Lord Elgin Era Guarantees Institutions Of French-canadians 24 Louis Joseph Papineau Era Grants
free exercise of Roman Catholic religion, 9; breadth of view of...
Stoney Creek Battle Of
Took place on June 5, 1813, when the American
troops, under Ge...
On Hudson Bay. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Captured by Ibervill...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's enquiries regarding, ...
Grant George Monro 1835-1902 Born At Albion Mines Nova Scotia
Educated at University of Glasgow. Entered Presbyterian ministr...
Montigny Abbe De
(Bishop Laval era) Title borne by Laval in his youth, 7, 19.
Index : Egerton Ryerson Era His Policy As To Separate Schools 235-236 Proposed As
member of Council of Public Instruction of Upper Canada, 236. =...
Blair Andrew George 1844-1907 Born In Fredericton New Brunswick
Educated there, and called to the bar, 1866. In 1878 member of ...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Brigadier Under Wolfe Character Of 74 Occupies Village
of Beaumont, 100; commands British left in battle of Montmorenc...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Organizes shooting matches, 342; r...
Born in the parish of Symington, on the banks of
the Clyde, Sc...
(Samuel de Champlain era) French vessel seized by the English, ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Principle of, 17; Parkman on, 19.
Arnold Benedict 1741-1801 A Druggist At New Haven Conn When The
War of Independence broke out, in 1775, organized an expedition against
British on Lake Champlain. The same year led a body of picked men to
Quebec by way of the Kennebec and Chaudiere. After the unsuccessful
assault on Quebec, was in several small engagements near Montreal;
finally driven out of the province. Given command of Philadelphia; took
offence at slights put upon him by Congress, and attempted to betray
West Point to Clinton. Afterwards commanded a corps of American refugees
on the British side; settled for a time in the West Indies; died in
London. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Captures and abandons Fort St. Johns, 83; his
early life, 104; assigned command of expedition against Quebec, 105;
constitution of his force, 106; his march through the wilderness,
107-109; assisted by the habitants, 110; crosses St. Lawrence and
lands at Wolfe's Cove, 110; sends summons for surrender of Quebec, 111;
retires to Pointe aux Trembles, 111; repulsed and wounded in attack on
Quebec, 128; surrender of his men, 131; is transferred to Montreal,
132-135; advances to meet Foster, 142; burns chateau of Senneville, 143;
his narrow escape, 147; in command of American ships on Lake Champlain,
155; defeated near Crown Point, 156. (John Graves Simcoe era) Applies for grant of land in
Upper Canada, 104. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His repulse at Quebec, 112; the invasion, 127;
his "Address to the People of America," 227; commissioners sent to
Montreal to confer with, 276; furnishes list of rebels to Clinton, 281.
See also Montgomery; Ethan Allen; American Invasion. =Bib.=: Arnold,
Life of Benedict Arnold; Todd, The Real Benedict Arnold; Sparks,
American Biography; Codman, Arnold's Expedition to Quebec; Henry,
Arnold's Campaign against Quebec; Smith, Arnold's March from
Cambridge to Quebec; Jones, The Campaign for the Conquest of Canada in
1776; Cyc. Am. Biog.
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