Canadian History Dictionary Grant Alexander 1734-1813 Administered The Government Of Upper
Canada as senior member of the Executive Council, on death of G...
Ryswick Treaty Of
Concluded in 1697; brought peace between Great
Britain and Fra...
See York Factory.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Aide-de-camp to Levis, 139; his redoubt
Discovered by David Thompson of the North West
Company, in Jan...
Cartier Jacques 1491-1557 In 1534 Sailing Out Of St Malo Made
his first voyage to the New World, entering the Gulf of St. Law...
Gage Thomas 1721-1787 Fought Under Braddock At Monongahela 1755
and under Abercrombie at Ticonderoga, 1758. Took part in the ca...
Bourdon Jean 1602-1668 Born In Normandy Came To Canada 1634
Engaged for some years as a civil engineer and land surveyor; s...
Montcalm Louis Joseph Marquis De 1712-1759 Wolfe / Montcalm Era Seigneur De Saint
Veran, his appointment as commander-in-chief in New France, 1; ...
May Sir Humphrey 1573-1630 Born In England Educated At Oxford In
1604 groom of the King's privy chamber; in 1618 surveyor of the...
(Samuel de Champlain era) General of Jesuits, accepts donation ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands party sent to heights of Levis,...
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; arreste...
Vercheres Marie-madeleine Jarret
Born in 1678 in the fort on her
father's seigniory on the St. ...
Eldest daughter of Louis Hebert, Quebec; married to
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 259, 263.
Webb Samuel Blatchley 1753-1807 Born In Connecticut Took Part In
the civil and military movements that preceded the Revolution i...
(Lord Elgin era) Measures relating to, passed by second La
Fleet French At Quebec
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Protection afforded by to Bourlamaque's
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Seigniorial manor of, headquarters of Mo...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) In Upper Canada; created under Constitutional
Act, 53; irritating relations with Assembly, 55, 58; Durham on, 61; real
advisers of the governor, 63; responsibility of, demanded by Upper
Canada Reformers, 64, 69; Durham's view of effect of irresponsibility
of, 65, 66; Sir John Colborne's view of, 279; Lord Glenelg's view of,
286. (Lord Dorchester era) In Lower Canada, how composed, 269. (Lord Sydenham era) Its powers and
influence, 74-76, 78; practically controlled the governor, 175;
necessity for change in, 177; its defects described by Sydenham, 220,
221; changes made in, 334, 335; salaries of, 334. (Wilmot era) In New Brunswick,
its irresponsibility, 5, 6.
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