Canadian History Dictionary Milbank Sound
West coast of British Columbia, north of Queen
Williston John T
(Tilley era) Deserts Liberal party in New Brunswick, 18;
Index : George Brown Era Member Of Brief Brown Ministry 102 On Committee Of
Anti-Slavery Society, 112; speech on Confederation, 1859, 135; ...
(General Brock era) Expedition to, under Captain Muir, 274, 275...
Chateaufort Marc Antoine Bras-de-fer De
(Count Frontenac era) Interim governor after
death of Champlai...
Born in Scotland, 1751. Emigrated in his early years to
Smith Sydney 1771-1845 Lord Sydenham Era On Conservative Reaction In England
11; on Lord John Russell, 55. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Sangster J H
(Egerton Ryerson era) On staff of Ontario Normal School, 174.
Shortt Adam 1859- Born At Kilworth Ontario Educated At Queen's
University, and at Edinburgh and Glasgow. Appointed assistant p...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Fanaticism of, 86.
(Lord Dorchester era) Montreal merchant, treasonable proceeding...
Levis Gaston-francois Chevalier De 1720-1787 Entered French Army
in 1735; named second in command to Montcalm, 1756; sailed for ...
Name applied by the French to a confederacy of four
La Rabeyre De
(Bishop Laval era) French officer, put to death by Iroquois, 22...
Blue Archibald 1840- Born In Orford Ontario From 1867 To 1881
engaged in journalism. In 1882 appointed secretary of the Ontar...
Haviland T H
(1822-1895). Born at Charlottetown, Prince Edward
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His account of Montcalm before the battl...
Mather Cotton 1663-1728 Count Frontenac Era On Failure Of Phipps's Expedition
302; on rescue of some men cast ashore on Anticosti, 304. =Bib....
Founded at Toronto, June 20, 1849, by Sandford
Fleming, and Ki...
Saunders John Simcoe 1795-1878 Born In Fredericton New Brunswick
Went to England; educated at Oxford University. Called to the b...
Bouquet Henry 1719-1765 Born In Switzerland Served In Holland
Sardinia, and with the Prince of Orange. Was Captain-commandant of the
Swiss Guards at the Hague, 1748. Entered the British army; came to
America in 1754; with Haldimand and the "Royal Americans"; and held a
leading command for several years in the French and Indian wars. Died at
Pensacola, Florida. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) His services in Pontiac's War, 6;
death of, 6; Bouquet papers in British Museum, 7. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Life-long friend
of Haldimand, 5; his early military service, 6; his studious habits, 8;
member of Swiss Guards at the Hague, 8; recommended for command in Royal
American Regiment, 9; experiences ill-feeling between American colonists
and British troops, 12; in Carolina, 13; his letters throw side-lights
on the affairs in the colonies, 14-15; popular in military profession,
16; Indian warfare, 16; at Fort Pitt, 16; Haldimand advises him not to
leave the service, 40; defeats Indians at Bushy Run, 58; thanked by the
king and promoted, 58; death of, 58, 63; Haldimand laments his loss, 62;
his tomb, 63; his papers preserved in Canadian Archives, 319; some of
his letters missing, 338. =Bib.=: Parkman, Montcalm and Wolfe and
Conspiracy of Pontiac; Canadian Archives Report, 1889.
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