Canadian History Dictionary Mccarthy D'alton 1836-1898 Born In Dublin Ireland Came To Canada
with his parents, 1847. In 1858 called to the bar; in 1871 a be...
Thurlow Edward Baron 1731-1806 Born In Norfolk England Entered
Parliament for Tamworth, 1768. In 1770 appointed solicitor-gene...
Bib : Twenty-seven Years In Canada West For Biog See Morgan
Cel. Can.; Dict. Nat. Biog.
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Grant Of To Sir William Alexander 223 Lord Dorchester Era Carleton
arranges to visit, 235; population of, 236; communication with ...
L'amerique Septentrionale Divisee En Ses Principales Parties Scauoir:
Les Terres Arctiques, Le Canada ou Nouvelle France, Le Mexique ...
Newspaper, published in Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Ed...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era On Quebec Act 67 Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Tilley era) Confederation candidate, elected in Albert County,...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Lieutenant-governor at Michilimac...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Her novel of Canadian life, 222. ...
Kingston 1790 Coloured Ms Plan Of Kingston And Its Vicinity
Accompanying Lieutenant-Colonel Hughes's letter to Lieutenant-G...
Du Calvet Pierre
Under the French regime engaged in the fur trade,
and, having ...
Deane Silas 1737-1789 Delegate From Connecticut To Continental
Congress, 1774. Sent to France as secret political agent, 1776....
Leopard And Chesapeake
(General Brock era) Affair of, 82-86.
(General Brock era) In Quebec, completely destroyed in siege of...
Salaberry Colonel De
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Comes to Kingston to solic...
Eyre Eustache R
(John Graves Simcoe era) Fort major, 47.
(Count Frontenac era) Abenaquis chief, 329.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Defeats Hincks in Oxford, ...
Bib : Dent Upper Canadian Rebellion
Drummond Sir Gordon 1771-1854 Son Of Colin Drummond At One Time
deputy paymaster-general of the forces in Canada. Born at Quebec.
Entered the army, 1789, and rapidly promoted until in 1794 became
lieutenant-colonel of the 8th Liverpool Regiment. Saw distinguished
service in the Netherlands and in the West Indies; became colonel, 1798,
and commanded his regiment during the campaign in Egypt, assisting in
capture of Cairo and Alexandria. In 1805 given rank of major-general and
took command of a division in Jamaica. In December, 1808, transferred to
the staff in Canada, until 1811. Served for a time in Ireland; returned
to Canada as second in command to Sir George Prevost, 1813. Took a most
prominent part in the War of 1812. From December, 1813, to April, 1815,
president and administrator of Upper Canada, and during this period
succeeded in turning the tide of victory to the British forces. Defeated
the Americans at Niagara, July 28, 1814, and followed this up by
occupying Fort Erie in November. In recognition of his splendid services
during the war, gazetted a K. C. B. On the departure of Sir George
Prevost appointed administrator of Lower Canada, and assumed office Apr.
4, 1815. Had expressed a strong desire to return to England, as it was
understood that the appointment was to be only temporary. Accordingly
relieved by Major-General Wilson, and departed from Quebec, May 20,
1816. Obtained the rank of lieutenant-general in 1825. In 1827 made a G.
C. B. Died in London. =Index=: (General Brock era) Takes command of troops at Montreal,
115; commander of forces in Canada, 157. =Bib.=: Morgan, Cel. Can.;
Read, Lieutenant-Governors of Upper Canada; Lucas, Canadian War of
1812; Rattray, The Scot in British North America.
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