Canadian History Dictionary Thurlow Edward Baron 1731-1806 Born In Norfolk England Entered
Parliament for Tamworth, 1768. In 1770 appointed solicitor-gene...
Aylmer Matthew Whitworth Baron 1775-1850 Entered The Army 1787
served in the West Indies, in Holland, and in the Peninsula und...
Schurz Carl 1829-1906 Fled From Germany In 1849 After The
collapse of the revolutionary movement. Went to the United Stat...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Murdered by Montagnais Indians, 164.
Kerr W J
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Attempts Mackenzie's assassination...
Correspondent And Advocate
Newspaper. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Newspaper,
Bib : Read Lives Of The Judges Scadding Toronto Of Old
Bib : Drew And Woods The Burning Of The Caroline Dent Upper
Canadian Rebellion; Lizars, Humours of '37; Read, Rebellion of
Papineau Louis Joseph 1786-1870 Louis Joseph Papineau Era Tribune Of The People 1 A
melodious speaker, 1-3; compared with Cartier, 2; his parentage...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Commands boat sent to meet Prince Edwa...
Lamberville John De 1633-1714 Jesuit Missionary To The Onondagas
forced to leave his mission in 1687, because of Denonville's ex...
Ross John 1818-1871 Born In County Antrim Ireland Emigrated To
Canada; educated at the district school, Brockville. In 1839 ca...
Provision was made by the Parliament of Canada, in 1872, for
Royal Highland Emigrants
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Regiment raised in Canada, 111, 1...
Deane Silas 1737-1789 Delegate From Connecticut To Continental
Congress, 1774. Sent to France as secret political agent, 1776....
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) A swamp, near Ste. Foy, 252.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Accompanies Champlain to Quebec, 1620...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Subject discussed in Quebec Gazet...
(Joseph Howe era) Appointed to Executive Council, Nova Scotia,
On Dease Lake. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Built by Robert...
Courcelles Daniel De Remy Sieur De
Governor of Canada, 1665-1672.
His tenure of office marked by an unsuccessful expedition against the
Iroquois, and a long and acrimonious dispute with Laval and the Jesuits.
The Marquis de Tracy was viceroy over all the French possessions in
America during a portion of the governorship of De Courcelles; and Talon
was twice intendant of New France during the same period. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era)
Governor of Canada, 50; arrives at Quebec, 51; moves against Iroquois,
52; character, 54; expedition to Cataraqui, 59; recalled, 60. (Bishop Laval era)
Appointed governor, 51; stands godfather to converted Iroquois chief,
65; arrival of, 79; his high character, 81; executes justice on certain
murderers, 82, 83; leads expedition as far as Cataraqui, 83; plans
erection of a fort at that point, 84; returns to France, 143. =Bib.=:
Douglas, Old France in the New World; Parkman, Old Regime; Sulte,
Regiment de Carignan (R. S. C., 1902).
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