Canadian History Dictionary Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Samuel de Champlain era) Murdered by Montagnais Indians, 164.
Thompson S R
(Tilley era) Anti-Confederate candidate in St. John County, New...
Bib : Dent Last Forty Years
(Bishop Laval era) Director of Seminary, 55.
The first mention of the island is in Cartier's narrative
Mills David 1831-1903 Born In The Township Of Orford Kent County
Ontario. Educated at the University of Michigan. Taught school ...
Bernieres Jean De
(Bishop Laval era) His "Hermitage," 24, 25.
(Count Frontenac era) Commands Three Rivers war party, 235; his...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Agent for government of Upper Canada, ...
Born, 1812. Member of the British House of Commons
for Eyre, 1...
Strathcona And Mount Royal Donald Alexander Smith Baron 1820-
Born in Archieston, Morayshire, Scotland. Entered the service o...
A group of Tory leaders in Upper Canada, so nicknamed
(Lord Sydenham era) Of the governor, large range of duties
Congregation De Notre Dame
(Count Frontenac era) Montreal, established, 29.
Bourdon Sister Anne
(Count Frontenac era) On divine protection of Quebec, 301.
Troyes Chevalier Pierre De
Born in France. Entered the army, and
came to Canada as an off...
Partelow John R
(Wilmot era) Opposed to responsible government, 65; his views
St Hubert Father
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Recommended for vacancy in bishop...
Bib : Campbell History Of Nova Scotia Historical Documents
relating to the Province of Nova Scotia, ed. by Akins.
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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