Canadian History Dictionary Belmont Francois Vachon De
Came to Canada from France in 1680, and
joined the Seminary of...
A confederation of tribes, at first five, the Cayuga,
Peters T H
(Wilmot era) Appointed to New Brunswick Council, 69.
Howe William Viscount 1729-1814 Brother Of George Augustus
Viscount Howe (q.v.), and Admiral Lord Howe. Commanded light in...
(Wilmot era) Delegate to England to represent New Brunswick
(Joseph Howe era) Chosen leader of Anti-Confederation party in
Habitation De Quebec
The first building in Quebec. Erected by
Champlain, 1608. Stoo...
Bib : Morgan Cel Can
(Samuel de Champlain era) Huguenot, violent conduct of, towards...
A town in Saguenay County, Quebec, situated at the
A tribe of Algonquian stock. They are named on
Galinee's map o...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Maiden name of Simcoe's mother, 15.
One of the largest tributaries of the Mississippi,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Priest of De Monts's expedition, at S...
Finlayson Roderick 1818-1892 Sir James Douglas Era Second In Command At Victoria
1843, 180; chief officer on death of Charles Ross, 1844, 181; h...
Panet Jean Antoine 1751-1815 Practised As An Advocate And Notary
in Montreal, represented Quebec in the Legislature, 1792, and p...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Naval officer, Upper Canada, 178.
Robinson Colonel Beverley 1723-1792 Born In Thornbury England
Entered the army; took part as a major, under Wolfe, in the att...
(Tilley era) Recruits Fenian army in New York, 105; his force
Joined Astor's Pacific Fur Company in 1810, having
Born in Connecticut. In 1759 served under Sir William
Johnson in the Niagara campaign, and in 1760 in the Montreal expedition.
During the Revolution served on the British side in New York and in
Canada. Appointed superintendent of Indian affairs. Died in Niagara,
1794. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Of Rangers, lays waste Wyoming district, 151; value
of his services, 154; acts for Guy Johnson, 155; conduct of Indians
commanded by, disapproved, 170; cruelties practised upon his Rangers,
172; disbands Rangers and takes up land on Niagara frontier, 256;
entertained by Haldimand, 327. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
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