Canadian History Dictionary Steadman James
(Tilley era) Postmaster-general, 51.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Soldier of saves Captain Ochterlony, mor...
Index : Joseph Howe Era His Independent Attitude In Nova Scotia Assembly 18 35
standing in public life of the province, 35; deserts popular pa...
Holton Luther Hamilton 1817-1880 Entered Public Life 1854 As One
of the members for Montreal; elected to Legislative Council, 18...
Born in Edmonton, Alberta. Educated at the Red River
Masse Enemond 1574-1646 Born In France Entered The Society Of
Jesus, 1596. In 1611 went to Port Royal (Annapolis); and later ...
At mouth of Kaministiquia River, Lake Superior. =Index=:
Royal Canadian Academy Of Arts
Founded by the Marquis of Lorne
(afterwards Duke of Argyll), i...
Notre Dame Des Victoires
Church in Quebec. The corner-stone was laid
May 1, 1688, Bisho...
Lestrees Abbey Of
(Bishop Laval era) Bestowed by king on diocese of Quebec, 136.
Cosmos Amor De
(Sir James Douglas era) Editor of British Colonist, 271; bitter...
Rolph John 1792-1870 Born In Thornbury England Emigrated To
Canada. Practised as a physician in Toronto, and in 1837 took p...
La Verendrye Pierre Gaultier De Varennes Sieur De 1685-1749 Son
of Rene Gaultier, Sieur de Varennes, governor of Three Rivers. ...
St Lawrence River
Rises at the source of the St. Louis River, west
end of Lake S...
(Lord Dorchester era) Confusion and abuse in administration of,...
First steamboat on the St. Lawrence. Built by John
Molson at M...
(Wilmot era) Founded by Joseph Lancaster, 86; the system
Bib : Charlevoix History Of New France Parkman Pioneers Of
Botsford Bliss 1813-1890 Born At Sackville New Brunswick
Educated at King's College, Fredericton; called to the bar, 183...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) In command at Pensacola, 65; his
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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