Canadian History Dictionary Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era At Farewell Banquet To La Fontaine 1851 354
(General Brock era) Formed, 196.
(Bishop Laval era) Founder of the Montmorency family, 16.
In the Province of Quebec. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Paris...
(Lord Sydenham era) Question of, in Britain, 25, 28, 32.
(General Brock era) Captures schooner Cayahoga with stores and
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Marries Sir Alexander Macke...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given by Champlain to river St. ...
Parliaments In France
(Count Frontenac era) Subjection of, to royal power, 152.
Biencourt De Poutrincourt Charles 1583-1638? Son Of Jean De
Biencourt. Accompanied his father to Port Royal in 1605. Return...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Urges Papineau to accept mission to...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Appoints Laval His Vicar Apostolic 7
Bib : Boulton Reminiscences Of The North-west Rebellions Report
upon the Suppression of the Rebellion in the North-West; Deniso...
Vendremur Corneille De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk, returns to France, 209.
An arm of Lake Huron. Discovered by Joseph Le Caron, a
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Newspaper, published by Collins, i...
Gamache Rene De Rohault Marquis De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Endows Jesuit College at
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Established communication with Lake Erie...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New France, 17...
Probably a native of Genoa. Became a citizen of Venice,
Founded by Antoine de la Motte Cadillac (q.v.) in 1701. The
fort remained under Cadillac's command until 1710. A census taken that
year shows six settlers cultivating the land, and twenty-nine soldiers,
traders, etc., occupying houses within the fort. De la Forest succeeded
Cadillac at the fort, 1710. Fort surrendered to the British, 1760.
Pontiac laid siege to the fort, 1763, but failed to capture it.
Transferred to United States, 1796. Captured by Brock, in War of 1812;
restored by treaty of Ghent. =Index=: (John Graves Simcoe era) The most important of western
fortified posts, 51; Great Britain retains possession of, pending
settlement of certain questions, 55, 119; threatened by army under
Wayne, 133; handed over to United States, 142; River aux Raisins the
boundary of territory dependent on, during British occupation, 145. (Lord Dorchester era)
Defence of by Major Gladwin, 5; retained with other western posts as
security for proper treatment of loyalists, 231; handed over to United
States, 291. (General Brock era) Founded by La Motte Cadillac, its exciting history,
54; Brock determines to attack, 248; its strength and garrison, 249,
250; attacked, 251, 254; Hull surrenders with his whole army, 255;
important results of capture, 256. (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Under French regime, 11; in days
of North West Company, 12. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Company of 8th Regiment sent to, 137; a
source of anxiety, 145; De Peyster in command at, 146, 158;
reinforcements sent to, 153; Jehu Hay, lieutenant-governor of, in 1784,
158; doubtful subjects settle round, 161; difficulty of navigation to,
163; Haldimand's letter to Henry Hamilton, lieutenant-governor at, on
means for recovery of Illinois country, 167; unfortunate expedition
from, 168; Haldimand's letter to De Peyster on importance of, 260; boat
built at by North West Company, 262; Major Mathews, lieutenant-governor
at, in 1787, 332. =Bib.=: Cadillac Papers (Mich. Pion. & Hist.
Coll., vol. 33 et seq.); Parkman, Conspiracy of Pontiac; Lucas,
Canadian War of 1812.