Canadian History Dictionary Ridout Thomas
A United Empire Loyalist. Came to Canada in 1780;
(Count Frontenac era) Missionary to Abenaquis, 250.
Buade Henri De
(Count Frontenac era) Father of Frontenac, 61.
Courts Of Justice
(Lord Dorchester era) Established, 13; not satisfactory to
Taschereau Sir Henri Elzear 1836- Born At Ste Marie De La
Beauce, Quebec. Educated at Quebec Seminary; called to the bar,...
(Lord Sydenham era) Duties assigned to, 331.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Absolves French of the west from ...
Born in Scotland. Educated at King's College, Aberdeen.
Lyons Richard Bickerton Pemell Earl 1817-1887 British
diplomatist. =Index=: (George Brown Era) British ambassador at ...
La Caffiniere De
(Count Frontenac era) Commander of squadron sent against New Yo...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, landed at Grand Cibou, 200; w...
Barclay Robert H
Born in Scotland. Took part in the battle of
Trafalgar. Sent t...
Finances Of Canada
(Lord Sydenham era) Sydenham's efforts to rehabilitate, 315-320...
Brown George 1818-1880 George Brown Era His Place As A Maker Of Canada Ix
complains that Upper Canada is inadequately represented and dom...
Pean Mdme Hugues Nee Davennes Des Meloises
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Casemate made for,
Parkman Francis 1823-1893 Born In Boston Educated At Harvard
where he graduated, 1844. While still at college decided to wri...
Came to Nova Scotia with Governor Cornwallis, 1749.
See Ticonderoga. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Fort seized by
(Samuel de Champlain era) Huron tribe devoted to the French, 92...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189; in battle of Ste....
Frontenac Louis De Buade Comte De Palluau Et De 1620-1698 Count Frontenac Era
Particulars respecting his early life scanty, 61; enters army under
Prince of Orange at age of fifteen, 62; promoted to rank of marechal de
camp, 62; peace of Westphalia, 1648, releases him from military life,
63; marriage, and birth of son, 63; his wife separates from him, 63;
extravagant habits of, 64; commands Venetian troops in defence of Crete
against Turks, 64; leaves France for Canada, midsummer of 1762, 65;
endeavours to constitute "three estates" and summons an Assembly, 67;
action disapproved by king, 67; his instructions regarding the
ecclesiastical power, 69; friendly to Sulpicians and Recollets, 74;
plans a visit to Cataraqui, 74; conducts an expedition to Cataraqui,
76-84; invites Indians to conference at that place, 79; harangues them
and distributes presents, 81, 82; erects fort, 83; expedition not
approved by minister, 84; Frontenac defends it, 85; difficulties with
Perrot, governor of Montreal, and the Abbe Fenelon, 90-104; captures
twelve coureurs de bois, 99; sends Perrot and Fenelon to France with
report on case, 102; the king's reply, 103; enemies at court, 110;
honour paid to him in church curtailed by Laval, 112; attitude towards
ecclesiastical powers, 113; difficulty with bishop over issue of trading
permits, involving carrying of liquor to Indians, 116; king prohibits
permits, 116; visits Cataraqui (Fort Frontenac), 117; appeals against
king's decision, 117; instructed not to meddle with questions of
finance, etc., 120; authorized to grant hunting permits, 125; number to
be issued restricted, 128; dispute with Intendant Duchesneau as to
presidency of Sovereign Council, 133-140; censured by minister for his
contentious spirit, 135; again cautioned by king and minister, 136;
recalled, 143, 144; asks home government for soldiers, 145; summons
conference on Indian question, 146; arranges peace between Senecas and
Ottawas, 146; orders strengthening of fortifications of Montreal, 147;
relations with Du Lhut, 162; has Recollet confessor, Father Maupassant,
165; alleged disorders in his household, 165; commends Sulpicians, 168;
his recall a triumph for clerical opponents, 171; on return to France
makes light of La Barre's demand for troops, 173; reappointed governor
of Canada, 229; arrives at Chedabucto, 232; arrives at Quebec, 232; goes
to Montreal, 233; exaggerates number of killed in Lachine massacre,
227; tries to arrest destruction of Fort Frontenac, 233; organizes
raiding parties against English colonies, 234-236; brings out with him
from France survivors of Indians captured for the galleys, 237; sends
deputation to Iroquois, 237; sends reinforcements to La Durantaye, 241;
his address to the Lake tribes, 242; result of his raids on English
settlements, 253; improves fortifications of Quebec, 254; his relations
with the Sovereign Council, 254-257; goes to Montreal where anxiety
prevails, 257; his expedition to Lake Indians successful, 258; dances a
war dance, 260; protests to Massachusetts authorities against attack on
Pentagouet, 270; gets news at Montreal of approach of expedition against
Quebec, 282; replies to Phipps's demand for surrender, 288, 289;
recommends attack on Boston by sea, 316; describes ravages of the
Abnaki, 317; estimate of military losses in Canada, 318; expresses
himself as opposed to large expeditions, 320; orders De Louvigny at
Michilimackinac to send down Indians with their furs, 323; firm in
negotiations with Iroquois, 325, 338; complaints made against, 333-336;
gives theatrical representations at Quebec, 336; question of Tartuffe,
337; restores Fort Frontenac against instructions of minister, 341;
directs campaign against Iroquois, 350-353; reports his victory to the
king and asks for recognition, 353; receives cross of St. Louis, 354;
receives news of peace of Ryswick, 354; corresponds on question of
sovereignty over Iroquois with Earl of Bellomont, governor of New York,
355; his last despatch to home government, 357; illness and death,
357-359; his will, 358; no known portrait, 360; funeral sermon and
critical annotations thereon, 361. (Bishop Laval era) Governor, erects fort at
Cataraqui, 84, 145; takes Recollets under his protection, 112; arrival
of, 143; his services and character, 144; supports La Salle, 149;
prejudiced against the Jesuits, 157; tries to arrest coureurs de bois,
160; imprisons Perrot, governor of Montreal, 160; takes offence at
sermon preached by Abbe Fenelon, 161; previously annoyed by sermon of
Jesuit Father, 161; demands copy of Fenelon's sermon, 162; difficulty
with De Bernieres, 162, 163; censured by the king, 164, 165; quarrels
with intendant, 167; recalled, 168; sends unfavourable reports regarding
clergy, 170; summons conference on liquor traffic, 172; reappointed
governor, 218; arrival of, 228; organizes three detachments to operate
against English colonies, 229; his answer to Phipps, 229; attacks the
Iroquois, 233; death of, 234. =Bib.=: Parkman, Frontenac; Myrand,
Frontenac et ses Amis; Lorin, Le Comte de Frontenac; Legendre,
Frontenac; Brady, Frontenac, the Saviour of Canada.
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