Canadian History Dictionary Martial Law
(General Brock era) Question respecting, 226. (Sir Frederick Ha...
Seignelay Marquis De
(Count Frontenac era) Succeeds his father, Colbert, in ministry...
Des Barres William Frederick 1800-1885 Born In Nova Scotia
Educated at Halifax Grammar School; called to the bar of Nova S...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Famous French seaman, joins Champlain...
(General Brock era) Near Fort Niagara, massacre of British troo...
(Lord Dorchester era) With crews of two war vessels assists in
Seven miles below Quebec. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Briti...
Papineau And His Time
Despatches to and from Colonial Office, Serie
G. Colonial Offi...
Annand William 1808-1892 Born In Halifax County Entered The Nova
Scotia Assembly as one of the members for Halifax, 1836; financ...
Brown Peter 1784-1863 Born In Scotland Emigrated To New York In
1838; was owner and editor of the British Chronicle. Removed to...
Discovered by La Verendrye in 1736. Fort Rouge was
built at th...
Pacific Fur Company
Organized by John Jacob Astor in 1810. Sometimes
known as the ...
See Camaret, Marie.
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Assists Papineau in defeating motio...
Riviere Aux Raisins
(John Graves Simcoe era) Boundary of territory dependent on Det...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) The domain of France, 18. See also under...
Annexation To United States
A fitful movement, never reaching serious
proportions, and gen...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Member of Legislative Council, 79; acc...
Daly John Corry Wilson 1796-1878 Born In Liverpool England For
some time an assistant surgeon in the navy. Emigrated to the Un...
Social club at Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Founded dur...
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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