Canadian History Dictionary Mackenzie Geddes
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Marries Sir Alexander Macke...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Accompanies Mackenzie in his fligh...
Probably, according to Masson, a son of Joseph
Middleton Sir Frederick Dobson 1825-1898 Born In Belfast Ireland
Educated at Sandhurst, and entered the army, 1842. Served in In...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Member of Legislative Council, 79.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commanded to evacuate Johnstone's redoub...
(Sir James Douglas era) Attacked by natives of Nootka, 1803, an...
(Lord Dorchester era) His connection with the Walker case, 19, ...
The name Acadia or "la Cadie" is found as early as Nov. 8,
La Chaise Francois D'aix 1624-1709 Born At The Castle Of Aix In
Forez. Entered Society of Jesus, and provincial of his order wh...
Louvigny Louis De La Porte Sieur De 1652-1730 Accompanied
Denonville on his expedition against the Iroquois, 1687; sent b...
Cuthbert James Ross
(General Brock era) Of Berthier, forms a volunteer company,
A tribe of the Iroquois family, dwelling chiefly in
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Sent to erect defences at fords of Montm...
(General Brock era) Early name of Hamilton, 52. See also
Lake Of The Woods
On the international boundary, west of Lake
Vail Edwin Arnold 1817-1885 Born In Sussex New Brunswick Studied
medicine at Edinburgh and Glasgow Universities. Elected to the ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Case against, in connection with Walker
Bib : Willison Sir Wilfrid Laurier And The Liberal Party
MANUSCRIPT SOURCES IN THE DOMINION ARCHIVES
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company vessel, 183.
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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