Canadian History Dictionary Wilson John 1809-1869 Born In Paisley Scotland Came To Canada
1823; for some years worked on a farm near Perth. Studied law a...
Vitre Jean Denis De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Pilot, taken prisoner, guides Durell's
(George Brown Era) Members of British government in 1862
Joly De Lotbiniere Sir Henri Gustave 1829-1908 Studied Law And
called to the bar, 1855. Elected to Assembly for Lotbiniere, 18...
Riedesel Friedrich Adolph Baron 1738-1800 German Officer Born In
Rhine-Hesse. Educated at Marburg. Served on the staff of Prince...
Declaration Of Independence
In Upper Canada. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) July 1837, its
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists, 202.
Ventadour Henri De Levy Duc De 1595-1651 Viceroy Of Canada
1625-1627. Served for a time in the army, and is said to have t...
O'connor John 1824-1887 Born In Boston Mass Came To Canada
1828. Studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1854. ...
Louis Xiv King Of France 1638-1715 Succeeded His Father Louis
XIII, in 1643. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) His war with Holl...
La Caffiniere De
(Count Frontenac era) Commander of squadron sent against New Yo...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sulpician priest, banished for di...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Accompanies Simcoe to Canada, 47.
Bernieres Henri De 1635-1700 Born In France Came To Canada With
Laval in 1659. Cure of Quebec, 1660-1687; and grand-vicar of th...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Son of Joseph Brant, commits murder, 1...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Headmaster of Gore district Grammar Schoo...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Great-nephew of Haldimand, 312.
Livius Peter 1727?-1795 Resided At Portsmouth New Hampshire A
member of the Council under the royal government; quarrelled wi...
City and seaport of New Brunswick, situated at the mouth of
Carleton Thomas 1736-1817 Served With Wolfe In 1755
quartermaster-general of the army in Canada, 1775; wounded in the naval
battle on Lake Champlain, 1776. Appointed first lieutenant-governor of
New Brunswick, 1784. Returned to England in 1803; the colony was
governed by administrators until 1817, when General Smyth was appointed
governor. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Nephew of Lord Dorchester, 249;
lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick, 249. (Wilmot era) First governor of New
Brunswick, 5; his Council, 5; opposes reforms in government, 13; grants
charter to Fredericton Academy, 86. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Devastates country bordering on
Lake Champlain, 149; his expedient for obtaining rebel letters, 194; his
connection with the Du Calvet case, 280, 281. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.;
Bradley, The Making of Canada.
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