Canadian History Dictionary Acadia
The name Acadia or "la Cadie" is found as early as Nov. 8,
(Samuel de Champlain era) In Saintonge, birthplace of Champlain...
(Bishop Laval era) Hamlet, destruction of, 229. (Count Frontena...
A city of British Columbia, founded by Colonel R. C.
Moody in ...
Lieutenant-colonel in the army, 1755; commanded an
See St. Maurice River.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Mace Sister De
(Bishop Laval era) Her labours in the hospital at Montreal, 91....
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 389.
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the vessels of Company of New ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Dorchester has Act passed in 1794 by Asse...
Golfe Du Nort
Ci-devant Baye de Hudson, indorsed, British America.
Chart of ...
(Count Frontenac era) Executed for conspiracy against Champlain...
Wark David 1804-1905 Born Near Londonderry Ireland Came To New
Brunswick, 1825; engaged in mercantile life. Elected to the Leg...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Brings word of impending attack on left ...
Grant George Monro 1835-1902 Born At Albion Mines Nova Scotia
Educated at University of Glasgow. Entered Presbyterian ministr...
(Wilmot era) Judge of Supreme Court, New Brunswick, 8; succeeds...
(Tilley era) His proposal to build railways in New Brunswick, 2...
(Count Frontenac era) At Quebec, 336. (Sir Frederick Haldimand ...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1708, son of Thomas Wilmot, 3.
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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