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(Sir John A Macdonald era) Question embitters public life of Up...
(Bishop Laval era) Land bought from, for church at Montreal, 88...
(Lord Dorchester era) American officer, demands surrender of Ca...
Baby James 1762-1833 Born At Detroit Educated At Quebec Seminary
and in 1784 travelled in Europe. On his return the following ye...
Kingsford William 1819-1898 Came To Canada From England In 1837
Qualified as a civil engineer in Montreal, and practised his pr...
Montcalm Louis Joseph Marquis De 1712-1759 Wolfe / Montcalm Era Seigneur De Saint
Veran, his appointment as commander-in-chief in New France, 1; ...
Begon Michel Sieur De La Picardiere 1674-1740 Filled The Office
of inspector-general of marines, in France, 1707-1710. In the l...
Plamondon Marc Aurele
Born in Quebec, 1823. Educated at the Quebec
Seminary. In 1846...
A village on the shores of the Basin of Minas. Stands upon
Fonte Bartholomew De
His fictitious voyage of 1640 to the North-West
Coast was desc...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Opposes Sir Charles Metcalfe, 126.
(General Brock era) Brother of Sir Isaac Brock, 15; killed in a...
(Lord Dorchester era) Superior of Jesuits, sends petition to th...
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Bernieres Jean De
(Bishop Laval era) His "Hermitage," 24, 25.
Annexation To United States
A fitful movement, never reaching serious
proportions, and gen...
Off the coast of Nova Scotia. It was known from about
Nelson Wolfred 1792-1863 Born In Montreal Practised Medicine And
served as a surgeon in the War of 1812. One of the leaders of t...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Town mayor of Quebec, strikes insubordin...
Bedard Dr William
(Tilley era) Life-long friend of Sir Leonard Tilley, 145.
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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