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Established by Pacific Fur Company, 1811. Turned over to the
Sulte Benjamin 1841- Born At Three Rivers Served As A Volunteer
in the Fenian Raids, 1865-1866; employed in the Department of M...
Nairne Captain John
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand gives him rank of major...
(Sir James Douglas era) Member of Victoria board of management,...
Baby Louis Francois Georges 1834-1906 Born In Montreal Studied
law and called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1857; made a Q.C., 1...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit missionary at Miscou, 234.
Halliburton John Croke 1806-1884 Eldest Son Of Sir Brenton
Halliburton, chief-justice of Nova Scotia. Called to the bar, 1...
The first regiment of regular troops sent to
America from Fran...
(General Brock era) Raised in Canada during war with Napoleon, ...
Wrangell Ferdinand Petrovitch Baron Von 1796-1870 Born In
Pleskau, Esthonia. Educated in the school for cadets in St. Pet...
Newspaper, published at Quebec. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine...
Drummond Sir Gordon 1771-1854 Son Of Colin Drummond At One Time
deputy paymaster-general of the forces in Canada. Born at Quebe...
The smallest of the Great Lakes; area, 7,260 square
Anderson A Caulfield
An officer of the Hudson's Bay Company,
employed for many year...
Bib : Roy Intendants De La Nouvelle France R S C 1903
Parkman, Half Century of Conflict.
Formerly Bytown. Founded about the year 1827, and named after
Cameron Malcolm 1808-1876 Elected To Assembly Of Upper Canada For
Lanark, 1836. A persistent opponent of the Family Compact. Appo...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Hostage, escapes from Quebec, 125.
A New And Correct Map Of North America With The West India Isles
Divided according to the last Treaty of Peace. Concluded at Par...
Taylor John Fennings 1817-1882 Born In London England Educated
at Radley, England, and came to Canada, 1836. Held various cler...
Cornwallis Charles First Marquis 1738-1805 Served In American
Revolutionary War; won victory at Camden over Gates, 1780, and in 1781
defeated Greene at Guildford. In 1781 hemmed in at Yorktown between the
American army and the French fleet, and forced to surrender.
Governor-general and commander-in-chief of Bengal, 1786-1793.
Lord-lieutenant of Ireland, 1798; British plenipotentiary to negotiate
peace of Amiens, 1801. Five years later again returned to India as
governor-general, and died at Ghazeepore. =Index=: (General Brock era) British
plenipotentiary in negotiating peace of Amiens, 30. (Lord Dorchester era) Surrender at
Yorktown, 191. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His capitulation, 211-212, 297. =Bib.=: Cornwallis,
Despatches; Kaye, Lives of Indian Officers; Dict. Nat. Biog.;
Johnston, Yorktown Campaign; Cyc. Am. Biog.
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