Canadian History Dictionary Doucett Joseph
Lieutenant-governor of the Fort of Annapolis,
(Count Frontenac era) Takes part in expedition against Montreal...
Company Of New France Compagnie Des Cent-associes
1627, by Cardinal Richelieu, on the advice of Isa...
Blake Edward 1833- Born In Adelaide Ontario Educated At Upper
Canada College and University of Toronto. Called to the bar of ...
Mctavish Simon 1750-1804 Born In The Highlands Of Scotland A Man
of "enormous energy and decision of character." Settled at Mont...
Prevost Sir George 1767-1816 Born In New York Entered The Army
took part in the battles of St. Vincent, Dominica, and St. Luci...
(Lord Dorchester era) Accused in connection with Walker affair,...
Charlevoix Pierre-francois-xavier De 1682-1761 First Came To
Canada in 1705, as an instructor in the Jesuits' College at Que...
(General Brock era) British ship taken by the Constitution, 284...
Index : George Brown Era His Sketch Of Gordon Brown 245 Bib : Morgan Can
Men; Canadian Who's Who.
Baldwin Robert 1804-1858 Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Name Associated With
responsible government, ix; a "man of one idea," ix; his ancest...
(Wilmot era) Father of W. F. Odell, 8; provincial secretary, Ne...
Entered the army as ensign, 1727; captain, 1742;
and major, 17...
Wadsworth William 1732-1833 Born In Durham Connecticut In The
War of 1812, brigadier-general in the New York militia. Took pa...
See Legislative Council; Executive Council; Sovereign
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Take refuge in General Hospital, and ren...
St Regis Indians
A band of Roman Catholic Iroquois from Caughnawaga,
Haro Gonzalez Lopez De
(Sir James Douglas era) Finds Russian establishments, 38. =Bib....
Bib : Works: The State In Its Relations With The Church Gleanings
from Past Years. For biog., see Morley, The Life of William Ewa...
An island at the eastern extremity of Nova Scotia, now
forming part of that province. Discovered by John Cabot in 1497. First
settlement made by the French in 1712. Town of Louisbourg built and
strongly fortified. It was captured by Pepperrell and Warren in 1745;
restored to France by the treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle, 1748; again
captured by the British, under Amherst and Boscawen, 1758. Cape Breton
was a separate colony of Great Britain, 1784-1820, with Sydney (founded
1785) as its capital. In 1820 it was incorporated with Nova Scotia.
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