Canadian History Dictionary Walley John 1644-1712 Born In London England Commanded
expedition against the French and their Indian allies in Canada...
Mills David 1831-1903 Born In The Township Of Orford Kent County
Ontario. Educated at the University of Michigan. Taught school ...
Ulloa Antonia De 1716-1795 Born In Seville Spain Studied At
Seville, and in 1733 entered the navy. Accompanied astronomical...
When Nicholson, with his fleet and New England
La Fleche College Of
(Bishop Laval era) Laval studies at, 19, 20.
Founded, 1668, as the Quebec Seminary, and granted a
(Samuel de Champlain era) An Indian chief, 29.
Seignelay Marquis De
(Count Frontenac era) Succeeds his father, Colbert, in ministry...
Jacques Cartier River
A tributary of the St. Lawrence, north shore,
above Quebec. =I...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Wife of Hugh Macdonald, and mother o...
Bib : Dictionnaire Genealogique Des Familles Canadiennes For Biog
see Morgan, Can. Men.
(Lord Elgin era) History of, in Canada, 99; vigorous policy of ...
Accompanied Jogues and Chatelain to the Huron
mission, 1636; a...
Dollard Des Ormeaux Adam
A young officer of the garrison at
Montreal, who saved Montrea...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Named St Lawrence Island By Champlain 236 Jesuit
mission at, for benefit of Micmacs, 236; maintained until 1659,...
(Tilley era) Solicitor-general, New Brunswick, 105.
Accompanied Alexander Mackenzie on his memorable
journey of 17...
Louis Xvi King Of France 1754-1793 Succeeded To The Throne In
1774. =Index=: (John Graves Simcoe era) Public mourning ordered...
(Bishop Laval era) La Barre's expedition encamps at, 184.
(Samuel de Champlain era) On the settlement at Ste. Croix, 25. ...
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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