Canadian History Dictionary Fenelon Francois De Salignac
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, sent on mission to Lake
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Seigniorial manor of, headquarters of Mo...
(Tilley era) Deserts Liberals in New Brunswick, 18;
Seignelay Marquis De
(Count Frontenac era) Succeeds his father, Colbert, in ministry...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New France, 17...
Came to Nova Scotia with Governor Cornwallis, 1749.
(Bishop Laval era) In connection with sale of liquor to Indians...
(Lord Dorchester era) His account of American invasion, 89.
Simpson John 1807-1878 Born In Helmsley Yorkshire England
Elected to the Legislative Assembly of Upper Canada, 1858, for ...
Morris Alexander 1826-1889 Born At Perth Upper Canada Educated
at the University of Glasgow and McGill University; studied law...
(Lord Dorchester era) Hanged for treason, 301.
(Bishop Laval era) Heads mission established at Gannentaha, 65,...
Embraces the islands lying north of the mainland
of Canada. Tr...
Hodgins John George 1821- Born In Dublin Came To Canada 1833
Educated at Upper Canada Academy, Victoria College, and Toronto...
Kirkpatrick Sir George Airey 1841-1899 Born In Kingston Educated
at Trinity College, Dublin; studied law, and called to the bar,...
(General Brock era) In command at Fort George, 225.
Historian. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era) Contributes to The Club
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Name assumed by popular party in Lo...
Amnesty Act 1838 William Lyon Mackenzie Era Enables The Government To Extend Conditional
pardon in certain cases to political offenders, 474-475.
One of the provisional districts formed out of the
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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