Canadian History Dictionary Gazette Quebec
Established 1764. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) First ...
Kennedy Sir Arthur Edward 1810-1883 Governor Of Vancouver Island
1863-1867. Subsequently governor of Queensland. Died in Brisban...
(General Brock era) Brig belonging to North West Company, 210; ...
Amiens Treaty Of
Signed between Great Britain and France, March 25,
Malartic Anne Joseph Hyppolite Count De 1730-1800 Born In France
In 1745 entered the army; and in 1749 came to Quebec as assista...
Byng John 1704-1757 Born In England Entered The Navy In 1718 In
1727-1736 stationed at Mahon, Minorca; and in 1747-1748 command...
(General Brock era) United States schooner carrying Hull's stor...
Dessaules Louis A
Born 1819. Member of Legislative Council,
1856-1863. Edited Le...
Indian Posts In West
(Lord Dorchester era) Temporary retention of, by Great Britain,...
Founded by Champlain (q.v.), in 1608. Seventy-three
Belcher Jonathan 1711-1776 Second Son Of Governor Belcher Of
Massachusetts. Educated at Harvard University, Cambridge, and i...
A famous coureur de bois who accompanied Champlain
on his expl...
(Samuel de Champlain era) An interpreter, 144.
Simpson Thomas 1808-1840 Born In Dingwall Scotland Educated At
University of Aberdeen. In 1829 appointed secretary to his cous...
Plan des Terres des Environs du Fort St. Frederic.
Madison James 1751-1836 Fourth President Of The United States
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Rad...
(Sir James Douglas era) Voyage of 1785, 22; on enormous profits...
(Samuel de Champlain era) French ambassador in London, instruct...
Leslie James 1802-1885 Born In Dundee Scotland Came To Canada
1820, settling first at Kingston, and afterwards at Toronto. A ...
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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