Canadian History Dictionary Fay Jonas 1737-1818 Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Vermont Emissary 209 Bib : Cyc Am
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) French frigate, loads stores at Sorel, 2...
Gibbs Thomas Nicholson 1821-1883 Born In Terrebonne Quebec
Engaged in business pursuits at Oshawa. Defeated for election t...
Notre Dame De Montreal
(Bishop Laval era) Parish erected, 175; united to Seminary,
(George Brown Era) Fight for responsible government, against Me...
(Bishop Laval era) At junction of Ohio and Mississippi Rivers, ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Report on, 153; Mackenzie offered ...
Roebuck John Arthur 1801-1879 Born In Madras India Brought To
Canada at an early age, and educated here. Went to England in 1...
Newspaper published at New York. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenz...
Joined Astor's Pacific Fur Company in 1810, having
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Douglas Captain W M
(Sir James Douglas era) With Meares on North-West Coast, 1788, ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Daughter of Dupont-Grave, 47.
Founded at Montreal, 1784, in opposition to the
North West Com...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Captain of, replies to French sentries i...
Dollard Des Ormeaux Adam
A young officer of the garrison at
Montreal, who saved Montrea...
Chamberlain Joseph 1836- British Statesman William Lyon Mackenzie Era Justifies Upper
Canada Rebellion, 29, 30. =Bib.=: Who's Who.
(General Brock era) Flag of Fort Niagara transferred to, 56; it...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company vessel, 183.
Ontario Boundary Dispute
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Began in 1871, 254; arbitration
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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