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(Samuel de Champlain era) English vessel seized by French, 221....
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defeats Mackenzie, 308.
A member of the Society of Jesus. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era On Quebec Act 67 Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Wilmot era) Grandfather of Sir L. Tilley, 3. (Tilley era) Memb...
Thompson David 1770-1857 Born In The Parish Of St John's
Westminster, England. Educated at the Gray Coat School; and ent...
Mcleod Archibald Norman
Entered the service of the North West
Company some time before...
King's College Upper Canada
Granted royal charter, Mar. 15, 1827.
Robie Simon Bradstreet
(Joseph Howe era) Member of Executive Council, Nova Scotia,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Huron tribe devoted to the French, 92...
Eldest son of Antoine Daniel, of Dieppe, and brother of
La Chesnaye Settlement
(Count Frontenac era) Iroquois raid on, 226. (Bishop Laval era)...
York. Plan of Toronto Harbour and the proposed town and part
Digby Robert 1732-1815 Commanded The Dunkirk At Quiberon Bay
1759; second in command in Rodney's expedition for relief of Gi...
Built by Alexander Hunter Murray of the Hudson's Bay
A lake situated between Lake Ontario and Georgian Bay; named
Sullivan William Wilfrid 1843- Born At New London Prince Edward
Island. Educated at Central Academy and St. Dunstan's College,
(General Brock era) Captures schooner Cayahoga with stores and
Cosmos Amor De
(Sir James Douglas era) Editor of British Colonist, 271; bitter...
Drew Andrew 1792-1878 Entered The Navy 1806 Took Part In Many Of
the most important engagements during the war with France, including the
Walcheren expedition. Promoted to lieutenant for gallantry during the
fight between the Eurotas and the French frigate Clorinde, 1814.
Promoted to commander for his brilliant defence of Cape Coast Castle
against the Ashantees, 1824. Retired and settled in Canada. During
Rebellion of 1837 offered his services to the government. Conducted the
capture of the Caroline, for which he received the thanks of the Upper
Canada Parliament and was appointed commander of the provincial marine.
A grant by the Assembly to provide seventy-five guineas for the purchase
of a sword of honour was not approved by the Legislative Council.
Remained in active service in Canada until 1839. Appointed to the
command of the Wasp on the West India Station, where he discovered and
surveyed a dangerous rock which still bears his name, 1842. Appointed
naval storekeeper at the Cape of Good Hope, 1850. Raised to the rank of
admiral, 1862. Retired from active service and resided in England until
his death. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzie era) In charge of the expedition which cut out the
Caroline, 420-421; thanked by the Upper Canadian Assembly, 423.
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