Canadian History Dictionary Downshire Wills Hill First Marquis Of 1718-1793 Secretary Of
state for colonies, 1768-1772. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) A...
Member of the Council of Nova Scotia, 1744. Took part in
(John Graves Simcoe era) First printer in Upper Canada, 172; ac...
Albanel Charles L Explores Hudson Bay 11
Bernardin Of Siena Saint
(Bishop Laval era) On the guidance of Providence, 35-36.
Foley M H
(George Brown Era) In Tache ministry, 1864, 149; retires with B...
Supreme Court Of Canada
Created by Act of Parliament in 1875.
Consists of a chief-just...
Ryerson John 1800-1878 Born In Norfolk Ontario Educated At The
public schools. In 1818 became a Wesleyan preacher, and active ...
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years
(Bishop Laval era) House of charity established by, 245.
Strickland Samuel 1804-1867 Born At Reydon Hall Suffolk Brother
of Agnes Strickland, Mrs. Traill, and Mrs. Moodie. Entered the ...
Hudson's Bay Company
Organized by a number of English gentlemen, who
sent out a tra...
(General Brock era) Near Fort Niagara, massacre of British troo...
Rises at the headwaters of the Nisutlin, and empties into
Fort de Frontenac ou Katarakouy, 13 Novembre 1685. Photo
Scott Sir Richard William 1825- Born In Prescott Ontario
Educated privately, and studied law; in 1848 called to the bar ...
In Rocky Mountains; source of North Saskatchewan River.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
Cameron John Hillyard 1817-1876 Solicitor-general Upper Canada
1846-1848; represented Cornwall in Legislative Assembly, 1846-1...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 390.
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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