Canadian History Dictionary O'connor John 1824-1887 Born In Boston Mass Came To Canada
1828. Studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1854. ...
(Sir James Douglas era) Extent of district, 56-57; origin of na...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Post at Oswego to be established ...
Chandler Edward Barron 1800-1880 Elected To New Brunswick
Assembly, 1827, for Westmoreland, which he represented until 18...
Thornton Sir Edward
Born in London, England, 1817; son of Sir Edward
On Kootenay River, built 1807. Otherwise known as
(Lord Dorchester era) Captures American post at Cedars, 142; gi...
Bow River Pass
Through the Bow Range of the Rocky Mountains, head
waters of B...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, drowned, 200.
(Count Frontenac era) Commands militia in attack on Iroquois, 3...
Meares John 1756-1809 Born In England Entered The Navy 1776 And
served against the French until 1783. Entered the merchant serv...
A tribe of the Iroquois confederacy. Their villages
stood in t...
Map Of Major Pond's Discoveries 1785 Ms
(Count Frontenac era) Clerk to attorney-general, 106.
A small tidal stream, flowing into the Basin of
Minas. Grand P...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Attempts to introduce, 181, 187.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's enquiries regarding, ...
Fleet French At Quebec
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Protection afforded by to Bourlamaque's
Pitt William 1759-1806 Son Of William Pitt Earl Of Chatham Born
at Hayes, England. Educated at Pembroke Hall, Cambridge. Entere...
Mcleod Donald 1779-1879 Born In Scotland Educated At Aberdeen
University for the church, but entered the navy, 1803, and the ...
Battle in War of 1812-1814, fought Nov. 11th, 1813.
The scene of the fight was near the head of the Long Sault Rapids, on
the St. Lawrence. Morrison commanded the British troops, about 800 men,
and Boyd the Americans, numbering 1800, increased during the fight to
2400. The Americans were driven off the field. Morrison captured 100 men
and a gun. The American loss was 300 men; and the British, 200 men. See
also War of 1812. =Bib.=: Lucas, Canadian War of 1812; Kingsford,
History of Canada.
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