Canadian History Dictionary Quebec Hotel Dieu
(Count Frontenac era) Origin of, 28. (Bishop Laval era) Laval l...
Schuyler Philip John 1733-1804 Born In Albany Served In The
French and Indian War, 1755, and took part in battle of Lake Ge...
Lyveden Robert Vernon Baron 1800-1873 British Statesman Index :
(George Brown Era) Dwells upon defencelessness of Canada, 184. ...
See Mouet de Moras de Langlade.
Beaconsfield Benjamin Disraeli Earl Of 1805-1881 British
statesman. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) On Reb...
Latour Abbe Bertrand De
(Bishop Laval era) On the humility of Laval, 33; on the
Upper Canada Gazette
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Official organ of the house, 38, 1...
(Tilley era) Offers to build European and North American Railwa...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Liberal, elected for Montreal in by-...
Rises in Brome Lake. After a course of about ninety
Lount Samuel 1791-1838 William Lyon Mackenzie Era Member For Simcoe 316 Election
corruption, 317; given command of rebels, 360; arrives at Montg...
(Lord Dorchester era) Citizen of Quebec, assists Americans, 120...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Imprisoned on charge of treason, ...
An important seaport of Nova Scotia; formerly the capital of
Viger Louis Michel
(Lord Elgin era) Called to Cabinet by Metcalfe, 35, 66;
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Brigadier, commands battalion of La Sarr...
(Lord Sydenham era) Attempts to introduce after passage of Queb...
Young George Renny 1800?-1847 Born In Scotland A Brother Of Sir
William Young (q.v.). Founded the Nova Scotian newspaper in 182...
Mowat Sir Oliver 1820-1903 Born In Kingston Ontario Educated
there; called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1841, and practised i...
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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