Canadian History Dictionary Chartier De Lotbiniere Rene Louis
(Bishop Laval era) Appointed to Sovereign
Council, 166. (Count...
Schuyler Major John
(Bishop Laval era) Attack camp at Laprairie, 232. (Count Fronte...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Rebel captain, killed by Rangers, 32.
Irving Paulus Aemilius 1714-1796 Served Under Wolfe At Quebec
administered government of Canada, 1765; appointed lieutenant-g...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Laid waste, 151.
Ashburton John Dunning First Baron 1731-1783 Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Opposes Quebec Act in House of Commons, 65. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. ...
Bib : Memoir In French Hist Coll Of Louisiana 2d Ser Vol
2; letters and other documents, in Margry, Decouvertes; Shea, V...
Petitot Emile Fortune Stanislas Joseph
Roman Catholic missionary in
the North-West, particularly in t...
Keefer Thomas Coltrin 1821- Born At Thorold Ontario Engaged In
the enlargement of the Welland Canal, 1841-1845, and then trans...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Montagnais chief, makes long harangue...
Born in the parish of Symington, on the banks of
the Clyde, Sc...
Viger Denis Benjamin 1774-1861 Born In Montreal Educated For The
legal profession. Practised in Montreal for some years; and in ...
Porto Rico Island
(Samuel de Champlain era) Taken and abandoned, by English in 15...
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
Chateaufort Marc Antoine Bras-de-fer De
(Count Frontenac era) Interim governor after
death of Champlai...
(Lord Dorchester era) His survey of route through Maine, 106.
Langelier Francois Charles Stanislas 1838- Born At Ste Rosalie
Quebec. Educated at Laval University; studied law and called to...
Cobb Sylvanus 1709-1762 A Native Of Plymouth Mass Served In The
expedition against Louisbourg, 1745. For some years engaged in ...
Des Barres William Frederick 1800-1885 Born In Nova Scotia
Educated at Halifax Grammar School; called to the bar of Nova S...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Early settler, remains in Quebec duri...
Fitzgibbon James 1780-1863 Born In Ireland Joined The Tarbert
Fencibles, 1798; served in Holland the following year, and in 1801
present at the battle of Copenhagen. The same year came to Canada with
the 49th Regiment, and served under Brock with distinction in the War of
1812. In command of the British at Beaver Dam. In 1822 appointed
assistant adjutant-general; and in 1827 clerk of the House of Assembly.
Commissioned as colonel of the second West York Regiment 1831, and took
an active part in the suppression of the Rebellion of 1837. Returned to
England, where in 1850 made a military knight of Windsor. =Index=: (General Brock era)
Describes gallant conduct of Savery Brock at Egmont-op-Zee, 18-20; his
reminiscences of Brock, 66-67. (Lord Sydenham era) Made clerk of Legislative Council,
334. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defeats rebels at Montgomery's farm, 379. =Bib.=: FitzGibbon,
A Veteran of 1812; Lucas, Canadian War of 1812; Dent, Upper
Canadian Rebellion; Read, Rebellion of 1837; Lizars, Humours of
'37; Morgan, Cel. Can.
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