Canadian History Dictionary Abercrombie James
Entered the army, and obtained a captaincy in the
42nd or 1st ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Indian superintendent in the west, 126...
Napoleon I 1769-1821 Born At Ajaccio Corsica First Consul 1799
Crowned Emperor, 1804. Abdicated, 1814, and retired to Elba. Es...
One of the leading partners of the North West
Company. Signed ...
(General Brock era) United States brig on Lake Erie, 178; surre...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Frigate in which Levis embarked at Brest...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Commands boat sent to meet Prince Edwa...
Belcher Jonathan 1711-1776 Second Son Of Governor Belcher Of
Massachusetts. Educated at Harvard University, Cambridge, and i...
The smallest of the Great Lakes; area, 7,260 square
Almon William Bruce
(Joseph Howe era) A "bitter Tory," 86; called to Executive and
Former name of the town of Ogdensburg. =Index=: (Lord Dorcheste...
(General Brock era) Name at first given to king's battery in Qu...
Rises in Bennington county, Vermont, and flows into
the St. La...
Dundas George 1819-1880 Lieutenant-governor Of Prince Edward
Island, 1859-1869. Afterwards lieutenant-governor of St. Vincen...
(Sir James Douglas era) Character of, 52. (General Brock era) O...
Laberge C J
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) A Liberal leader in Quebec, 25; on...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
(George Brown Era) His pen picture of George Brown, 4-5.
Newspaper published at London, England; established, 1785.
Born in Scotland, 1751. Emigrated in his early years to
South Carolina, and was chaplain of the loyal militia. In 1786 resided
in Montreal; minister of the Presbyterian church there; afterwards
appointed to a mission in Glengarry. =Index=: (John Graves Simcoe era) Presbyterian minister,
reputed author of petition, for repeal of Marriage Act, 161, 162; the
first Presbyterian minister to arrive in Upper Canada, 164; received
stipend from the government, 164. =Bib.=: Taylor, Brit. Am.;
Macdonell, Sketches Illustrating the Early Settlement and History of
Glengarry in Canada.
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