Canadian History Dictionary Beer Henry 1835-1886 Born In Charlottetown Prince Edward Island
Elected to the Assembly, 1870; a member of the ministry, 1872; ...
Mclean Archibald 1791-1865 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Canada
with his father; educated at Cornwall Grammar School. In 1812 s...
(Lord Dorchester era) French minister to United States, propose...
Papal Nuncio. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Authorizes est...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Frenchman, murdered by Montagnais Ind...
See Mouet de Moras de Langlade.
Bib : Morgan Cel Can
(General Brock era) Opposite Fort Erie, fortified, 197.
Aubere Father Joseph
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit missionary, his labours in Aca...
Membertou Henry 1510?-1611 Micmac Sagamore Became A Convert To
Christianity in extreme old age. In 1604 De Monts and his band ...
William Iv 1765-1837 King Of England Third Son Of George Iii And
Queen Charlotte; born in Buckingham Palace. On June 26, 1830, s...
Bib : Lemoine The Hon Henry Caldwell Lc At Quebec
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 397.
(Sir James Douglas era) Founded in 1848, by the Hudson's Bay Co...
Whelan Edward 1824-1867 Born In County Mayo Ireland Emigrated To
Nova Scotia, and employed in the office of the Nova Scotian, un...
Mcgill James 1744-1813 Born In Glasgow Scotland Emigrated To
Canada. For some years engaged in the western fur trade; and in...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Makes reconnaissance of Island of Orlean...
Haldimand Antoine Francois
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Grant Sir William 1752-1832 Commanded Volunteers At Siege Of
Quebec, 1775; attorney-general of Canada, 1776; chief-justice o...
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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