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(Bishop Laval era) In siege of Quebec, 230. (Count Frontenac er...
(Bishop Laval era) Algonquian chief, joins Dollard at Long Saul...
The first census in Canada seems to have been taken in 1640,
(Samuel de Champlain era) A Basque, disregards monopoly granted...
Born in Ireland. Entered the army; came to Prince
(John Graves Simcoe era) Speaker of first Assembly of Upper Can...
Almon William Bruce
(Joseph Howe era) A "bitter Tory," 86; called to Executive and
A tribe of the Iroquois confederacy. Their country lay west
Medical doctor. Resided at Burford Plains, near
Villebon Chevalier De
Arrived at Port Royal, June 14, 1690, being
commissioned to in...
Monck Sir Charles Stanley Fourth Viscount 1819-1894 Born In
Ireland. Educated at Trinity College, Dublin; and called to the...
Etoline Adolphus Karlovich
Director of the Russian-American
colonies, 1841-1845. =Index=:...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Brings promise of supplies to Ramezay, 2...
Tecumseh 1768-1813 Born Near The Site Of Springfield Ohio First
appeared as a brave in a battle with Kentucky soldiers about 17...
(General Brock era) Canadian, great increase of, 125.
(Lord Sydenham era) Duties assigned to, 331.
Heath General William 1737-1814 Lord Dorchester Era Commissioner On American Side
for exchange of prisoners, 208. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Marche Charles De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit missionary at Miscou, 234.
(Lord Sydenham era) Elder brother and business partner of Syden...
Charlottetown Conference 1864 Sir John A Macdonald Era Arranged By Tupper 104 The
Canadian proposals, 104; terms of union, 107. (Joseph Howe era)...
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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