Canadian History Dictionary Bulyea George Headley Vickers
Born in Gagetown, New Brunswick.
Educated at University of New...
Mcleod Donald 1779-1879 Born In Scotland Educated At Aberdeen
University for the church, but entered the navy, 1803, and the ...
Advocated by Thomas Pownall, governor of
Massachusetts Bay, in...
Chapais Jean Charles 1812-1885 Born In Riviere Ouelle Quebec
Member of the Executive Council and commissioner of public work...
Porto Rico Island
(Samuel de Champlain era) Taken and abandoned, by English in 15...
Militia And Defence
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Militia in Canada raised by conscription...
(Lord Dorchester era) Accused in connection with Walker affair,...
Cadillac Antoine De La Motte
Came to Canada as an officer of the
Carignan Regiment. In 1694...
Purchas Samuel 1575?-1626 A Graduate Of St John's College
Cambridge. Rector of St. Martin's, Ludgate, London, 1614-1626. ...
Shortt Adam 1859- Born At Kilworth Ontario Educated At Queen's
University, and at Edinburgh and Glasgow. Appointed assistant p...
Robertson Thomas Jaffray
(Egerton Ryerson era) First principal of Toronto Normal
(Sir James Douglas era) With Dixon, sails from England, 1785, 2...
Bib : Hannay History Of New Brunswick
(John Graves Simcoe era) Rate of, 113.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Third aide-de-camp to Montcalm, 2; accom...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Conflict between Hudson's B...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Granted by pope, celebrated in Quebec...
(Bishop Laval era) Dispute respecting, between Louis XIV and Po...
Heavysege Charles 1816-1876 Born In Liverpool England Came To
Canada, 1853. Settled in Montreal, and engaged in his trade of
European And North American Railway
(Wilmot era) Wilmot's attitude towards,
127. (Tilley era) Peto...
Burgoyne John 1723-1792 Born In England Educated At Westminster
and entered the army in 1740. In 1775 served in New England; second in
command, 1776, and lieutenant-general, 1777. In the latter year
succeeded General Carleton as commander-in-chief of the forces in
Canada. After several successful engagements with the Americans,
defeated at Saratoga in October, 1777. In 1782 commander-in-chief in
Ireland. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Arrives with reinforcements, 144; marches up
Richelieu, 146; returns to England, 163; returns to Canada, haying been
promoted over head of Carleton, 171; his personal charm, 174; his
previous career, 175, 176; occupies Ticonderoga, 178; injudicious speech
of, 178; his surrender at Saratoga, 180; his defence of himself, 182.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) A court favourite, supersedes Carleton, 112; his disastrous
campaign, 113, 126; Hamilton's expedition compared to his, 168. =Bib.=:
Dict. Nat. Biog.
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