Canadian History Dictionary Superior Lake
Area 31,800 square miles. Discovered by Etienne Brule,
Falconbridge Sir Glenholme 1846- Born At Drummondville Ontario
Educated at the University of Toronto, graduating 1866. Called ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Formed part of reserve in battle of the ...
Tache Alexandre Antoninus 1823-1894 Born In Riviere Du Loup
Quebec, and educated at Quebec and Montreal. In 1845 volunteere...
Fort William Henry
On Lake George. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Siege and
Bib : Hetherington Canada's First Social Club In Univ Mag
Cudlip John W
(Tilley era) Anti-Confederate candidate in St. John County, 85;...
Hanington Daniel 1804-1889 Sat For Over Half A Century In One Or
other of the branches of the New Brunswick Legislature. Elected...
Presbyterian Church In Canada
Had its beginnings early in the
eighteenth century in Nova Sco...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Their bravery, 7, 8; take up land...
(Sir James Douglas era) In charge of Fort Camosun (Victoria), 1...
Born, 1812. Member of the British House of Commons
for Eyre, 1...
Bib : King Jean Baptiste Le Moyne Sieur De Bienville Reed The
First Great Canadian; Margry, Decouvertes des Francais. See als...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's views on, 95.
Maurelle Francisco Antonio
Sailed to the North-West Coast with
Quadra in 1775, and again ...
(General Brock era) Battle of, its significance, 72-73.
Maubec Abbey Of
(Bishop Laval era) Revenues of, assigned to bishopric of Quebec...
Powell Colonel Walker 1828- Born In Waterford Ontario Educated
at the county Grammar School, and at Victoria College, Cobourg....
(Tilley era) His proposal to build railways in New Brunswick, 2...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Bryce Manitoba See Also Red River
Colony; Seven Oaks.
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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