Canadian History Dictionary Perrault Father Julien
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, carries on mission at Cape
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years Taylor Brit Am
Morgan, Can. Men; Thibault, Biography of Sir Charles Tupper;
La Verendrye Pierre Gaultier De Varennes Sieur De 1685-1749 Son
of Rene Gaultier, Sieur de Varennes, governor of Three Rivers. ...
(Tilley era) Bill introduced by Tilley in New Brunswick, 34;
Bib : Parkman Frontenac
(Count Frontenac era) Commands Three Rivers war party, 235; his...
(Lord Sydenham era) Name of governor-general's residence at Kin...
(Bishop Laval era) Laval's interest in, 77; arrival of colonist...
Petitot Emile Fortune Stanislas Joseph
Roman Catholic missionary in
the North-West, particularly in t...
(Joseph Howe era) Member of Uniacke administration, Nova Scotia...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Traced to battle of the Plains, 205. (Ti...
A town on the south-west coast of the province of Nova
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On Wabash River, 22.
Daly Malachy Bowes 1836- Son Of Sir Dominick Daly Born In
Quebec. Educated at St. Mary's College, Oscott, England; studie...
A tribe closely resembling the Micmacs of Nova
Scotia, and inh...
(General Brock era) Americans successful in skirmish at, 238-24...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Indian, brings news of Kirke's arriva...
(General Brock era) Brother of Sir Isaac, served in Royal
Chartier De Lotbiniere Rene Louis
(Bishop Laval era) Appointed to Sovereign
Council, 166. (Count...
Law Captain John
(John Graves Simcoe era) First sergeant at arms of the Upper Ca...
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.