Canadian History Dictionary Portland William Henry Cavendish Bentinck Third Duke Of 1738-1809
Educated at Eton and Oxford; entered Parliament, 1760; prime mi...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Their relations with the Iroquois, 52...
A French coureur de bois, whose tragic death forms the
Fort Kamloops Fort Thompson Sir James Douglas Era Hudson's Bay Company Post Built
in 1813, 98.
Clarendon George William Frederick Villiers Fourth Earl Of
(1800-1870). Ambassador at Madrid, 1833-1839; lord privy seal,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brule, Marsolet, et al., 144.
Index : Egerton Ryerson Era Ryerson's Friendship For 285 Comes To Canada 285-286
Ryerson's letter to, 288-289. =Bib.=: Dent, Can. Por.; Dict. Na...
Levis Gaston-francois Chevalier De 1720-1787 Entered French Army
in 1735; named second in command to Montcalm, 1756; sailed for ...
(Bishop Laval era) Aid in defence of Quebec, 12.
Plan of Fort St. John on the river Chambly, Quebec, May 7,
Castillon Jacques De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assisted in forming Company of New Fr...
Discovered by Charles de Greysolon, Sieur de La
Peters T H
(Wilmot era) Appointed to New Brunswick Council, 69.
Held in London, 1887. Canada was represented by
Sir Alexander ...
Gore Sir Francis 1769-1852 Served In The Army Lieutenant-governor
of Bermuda, 1804; lieutenant-governor of Upper Canada, 1806-181...
(Count Frontenac era) La Barre's army encamps at, 184.
St Lawrence River
Rises at the source of the St. Louis River, west
end of Lake S...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
Bib : Bourinot Constitutional History Of Canada Shortt And
Doughty, Constitutional Documents of Canada; Egerton and Grant,...
Pontchartrain Louis Phelypeaux Comte De 1643-1727 Chancellor Of
France. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Minister of marine, 72.
Brant Joseph 1742-1807 A Mohawk Indian Chief Whose Native Name
was Thayendanegea. Educated at an Indian school in Connecticut. Visited
England in 1775. In the Revolutionary War sided with the British and
rendered valuable service. Revisited England after the war. Translated
the Book of Common Prayer and St. Mark's Gospel into the Mohawk tongue
(London, 1787). =Index=: (John Graves Simcoe era) Mohawk Indian, distrusted by Simcoe, 75,
125; visits Philadelphia and received by Washington as Indian emissary,
121; part taken by, in subsequent negotiations, 124, 125; loss of
influence with his own people, 125; his motives and policy, 126, 128,
129; kills his son Isaac in self-defence, 192. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Commands scouting
parties, 153; made a colonel of Indians on Haldimand's recommendation,
154; did not harm women or children, 154, 170; his success against rebel
force under Lockerby, 169; advises reserve for Six Nation Indians, 258;
highly esteemed by Haldimand, 300; Allan MacLean's opinion of, 308;
visits Haldimand in London, 327. =Bib.=: Stone, Life of Brant;
Cruikshank, Joseph Brant in the American Revolution; Eggleston, Brant
and Red Jacket; Ke-che-ah-gah-me-qua, Life of Brant; Dent, Can.
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