Canadian History Dictionary Cobden Richard 1804-1865 British Statesman Index : Lord Sydenham Era A More
advanced radical than Sydenham, 20. =Bib.=: Morley, Life of Ric...
Dorion Sir Antoine Aime 1818-1891 Educated At Nicolet College
Studied law, and called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1842. Repre...
(Lord Dorchester era) Magistrate, strong anti-military feeling ...
(Count Frontenac era) Issued by governor, 115; objected to by b...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Commissioner in dispute between Kirke...
German And Swiss Colonists
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) In America, scheme to enroll, 9.
(Bishop Laval era) Great distinction of, 16; motto of, 18. See
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's establishment at, for rai...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Fra...
Index : Lord Sydenham Era Did Not Believe That Sydenham Was Really In Favour Of
responsible government, 312; his reactionary policy, 313. (Sir ...
On McLeod Lake, British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas e...
Scovil W H
(Tilley era) Confederation candidate in St. John County, New
(Sir James Douglas era) Vessel, attacked by Milbank Sound savag...
(Lord Dorchester era) Citizen of Quebec, assists Americans, 120...
Dunmore John Murray Earl Of 1732-1809 Royal Governor Of Virginia
appointed 1771. Returned to England after the Revolutionary War...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189.
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Challenges Macdonald, but makes fran...
Perrault Joseph Francois 1753-1844 Born In Quebec The Son Of A
rich merchant trading with New England and the West Indies. Giv...
Chedabucto Now Known As Guysborough Nova Scotia Index : Count Frontenac Era
Frontenac arrives at, 232.
General Election 1841 Lord Sydenham Era Rioting In Connection With 290 291
result of, 291.
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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