Canadian History Dictionary Macgillivray William
Born in Scotland. Came to Canada, and entered
the service of t...
Habitation De Quebec
The first building in Quebec. Erected by
Champlain, 1608. Stoo...
Capital of the province of Manitoba. Founded about 1862. In
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Commands German Troops 145 Joins Burgoyne At St Johns
147; his regret at Carleton's being superseded in military comm...
Crawford Isabella Valancy 1851-1887 Born In Ireland Came To
Canada at age of five. Lived at Peterborough, Ontario. Collecte...
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, sent on mission to Lake Ontario, ...
Tilley Thomas Morgan 1790-1870 Tilley Era Father Of Sir Leonard Tilley
born, 1790, 3; in lumber business, 4; dies, 1870, 4.
(Lord Sydenham era) Philanthropist and naturalist, 20.
North American Colonial Association
(Lord Sydenham era) On appointment of Poulett
Callieres Louis-hector De 1646?-1703 Born At Cherbourg Son Of
Jacques de Callieres, governor of Cherbourg. Entered the army, ...
St John Island
See Prince Edward Island.
Roberval Jean Francois De La Roque Sieur De
A gentleman of Picardy,
born about the year 1500. By a commiss...
Jesuit missionary. Accompanied La Verendrye
on his Western exp...
Bullion Mme De
(Count Frontenac era) Benefactress of Hotel Dieu at Montreal, 2...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Ship in which Wolfe sailed for Quebec, 7...
Castillon Jacques De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assisted in forming Company of New Fr...
(General Brock era) Agent of the Hudson's Bay Company, assists
(Tilley era) Elected as Confederation candidate for Northumberl...
Born in Scotland. Educated at King's College, Aberdeen.
(Count Frontenac era) Reports repulse of some of Phipps's men a...
Braddock Edward 1695-1755 Born In Scotland Entered The Army
1710, and in 1743 major of the Coldstreams. Served in the expedition to
L'Orient, 1746; and under the Prince of Orange in Holland, 1746-1748.
Colonel of the 14th Foot at Gibraltar, 1753. In 1755 general and
commander-in-chief in British North America; and on July 9, 1755,
commanded the British expedition against Fort Duquesne, where he was
defeated and mortally wounded. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Death of, at Fort Duquesne,
22. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His defeat rouses Pennsylvania Assembly to vote military
supplies, 13. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.; Parkman, Montcalm and Wolfe;
Bradley, The Fight with France.
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