Canadian History Dictionary Gregory William
The first chief-justice of the province of Quebec.
(Lord Sydenham era) Conducts funeral service of Lord Sydenham,
Capital of Alaska. Baranof built a fort there in 1799, which he...
(Bishop Laval era) Master mason of Montreal church, 88.
Uniacke Richard John 1753-1830 Born At Castletown County Cork
Ireland. Emigrated to the West Indies, 1773; went from there to...
Chansons Of French Canada
Most of the inimitable folk-songs of Quebec
came in their orig...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) French vessels retreat to, 152.
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Formed by George Brown, 85; lasted l...
The period of responsible government in Canada
dates from the ...
San Juan Boundary
Dispute arose between the United States and Great
Britain out ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Entertains Carleton at Three Rivers, 89; ...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Leaves Montreal for western...
Fenelon Francois De Salignac
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, sent on mission to Lake
Sault St Louis
(Samuel de Champlain era) Called after young man named Louis dr...
(Bishop Laval era) Death of, 11.
A New Map Of North America With The West India Islands Divided
according to the Preliminary Articles of Peace. Signed at Versa...
Newspaper, published in Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Ed...
Rises at the headwaters of the Nisutlin, and empties into
Cartwright Richard 1759-1815 Born At Albany New York On The
outbreak of hostilities with the mother country came with his p...
Hervey William 1732-1815 British Soldier Spent The Eight Years
1755-1763 in North America. =Bib.=: Journals of the Hon. Willia...
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.=:
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