Canadian History Dictionary Delessert B
(Lord Sydenham era) Philanthropist and naturalist, 20.
Index : Egerton Ryerson Era Established By Free Church Presbyterians A Secondary
school at first, 155. =Bib.=: Caven, Historical Sketch of Knox ...
Bib : Loudon History Of The University Of Toronto In Canada: An
Ency., vol. 4; Burwash, Founding and Development of University ...
Canada Trade Act
Passed by Imperial Parliament in 1822, with the
object of corr...
Prevost Sir George 1767-1816 Born In New York Entered The Army
took part in the battles of St. Vincent, Dominica, and St. Luci...
Salaberry Charles Michel D'irumberry De 1778-1829 Born At
Beauport, near Quebec. Entered the British army; served for ele...
(Tilley era) Proposes construction of European and North Americ...
French seaport, on the Atlantic, long a stronghold of the
Portland William Henry Cavendish Bentinck Third Duke Of 1738-1809
Educated at Eton and Oxford; entered Parliament, 1760; prime mi...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At junction of Alleghany and Monongahela...
Founded May 17, 1642, by Chomedy de Maisonneuve. Champlain
On north shore of St. Lawrence, Portneuf County.
Rouer De Villeray Louis 1630?-1685 Born In France Came To Canada
in 1651. Through Laval's influence, appointed to the Sovereign ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Accompanies Simcoe to Canada, 47.
(Tilley era) Deserts his party in New Brunswick, 18.
A confederacy of the Muskhogean family. Known to the
Hertel De Rouville
(Lord Dorchester era) Appointed judge, 183.
Murdoch T W C
(Lord Sydenham era) Appointed civil secretary, 152.
Eustis William 1753-1825 General Brock Era United States Secretary Of War His
confident prediction of conquest of Canada, 215. =Bib.=: Cyc. A...
Bliss John Murray 1771-1834 Born In Massachusetts Came To New
Brunswick in 1786; called to the bar; and elected to the House ...
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.
Next: Brant Molly
Previous: Brant Isaac