Canadian History Dictionary Macdonell George 1770-1870 Member Of The Well-known Glengarry
family of that name. Served for several years in the King's Reg...
Madison James 1751-1836 Fourth President Of The United States
Williams Sir William Fenwick 1800-1883 Born In Annapolis Royal
Nova Scotia. Graduated at Woolwich, England, in 1821; entered t...
Index : Wilmot Era Presents Address To Sir Charles Metcalfe 74-75 Grammar
schools in, 85. (Tilley era) Young Men's Debating Society, 7; p...
(General Brock era) United States brig on Lake Erie, 178; surre...
Shirley William 1693-1771 Born In Preston England Called To The
English bar; removed to Boston, where he practised his professi...
(Bishop Laval era) Dies a martyr, 62.
See Aubert de Gaspe.
(Lord Dorchester era) Following treaty of Paris, 7; its
Index : Lord Elgin Era Guarantees Institutions Of French-canadians 24 Louis Joseph Papineau Era Grants
free exercise of Roman Catholic religion, 9; breadth of view of...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Victim of election frauds ...
A New Map Of North America With The West India Islands Divided
according to the Preliminary Articles of Peace. Signed at Versa...
Middleton Sir Frederick Dobson 1825-1898 Born In Belfast Ireland
Educated at Sandhurst, and entered the army, 1842. Served in In...
Brown John Gordon 1827-1896 Brother Of George Brown Born In
Scotland. Educated in Edinburgh and New York. In 1844 engaged o...
Wife of preceding. =Index=: (John Graves Simcoe era) Centre of ...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Headmaster of Gore district Grammar Schoo...
Dougall John 1808-1886 Born In Paisley Scotland Came To Canada
1826, and took up mercantile pursuits. For a time editor of the...
(General Brock era) In command of 3d Brigade, 247.
Sullivan William Wilfrid 1843- Born At New London Prince Edward
Island. Educated at Central Academy and St. Dunstan's College,
Son of a United Empire Loyalist; born at Schenectady,
on the Mohawk. His father brought the family to Canada, and settled in
Glengarry. The son entered the service of the North West Company, in
1786, and was for many years in charge of the Nipigon district. In 1814
sent to Red River, to oppose Selkirk's plans. In 1816, before the Seven
Oaks affair, seized by Colin Robertson, of the Hudson's Bay Company,
carried to York Factory, and sent to England, where he was promptly
released. Returned to Canada, settled at Williamstown, and represented
Glengarry from 1820 to 1824 in the Assembly of Upper Canada. =Index=:
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Sent by North West Company to Red River to break up Red River
Colony, 173; wins ten colonists from their allegiance to Selkirk, 173;
takes them to Upper Canada, 174; captured by Semple and sent to York
Factory, and finally to England, 178. =Bib.=: Bryce, Manitoba and
Hudson's Bay Company; Laut, Conquest of the Great North-West;
Masson, Bourgeois de la Compagnie du Nord-Ouest. Cameron's Sketch of
the Customs, etc., of the Natives in the Nipigon Country, and Nipigon
Journal, 1804-1805, are in Masson, vol. 2.
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