Canadian History Dictionary Schuyler Major John
(Bishop Laval era) Attack camp at Laprairie, 232. (Count Fronte...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Solicitor-general For Upper Canada In Macnab-morin
ministry, 141; judge of Seigniorial Court, 187. =Bib.=: Morgan,...
Dessaules Louis A
Born 1819. Member of Legislative Council,
1856-1863. Edited Le...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Famous French seaman, joins Champlain...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Farmer of county of Renfrew, Ontario,...
(Count Frontenac era) Governor Villebon of Acadia establishes h...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Construction of, provided ...
Chartier De Lotbiniere Eustache Gaspard Michel
(Lord Dorchester era) Advised in
connection with question of C...
Crooks James 1778-1860 Born In Scotland Came To Canada 1794 And
settled at Niagara. Engaged in mercantile life. Commanded a com...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Appoints Laval His Vicar Apostolic 7
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Edited by Canon Lamarche, 81; bitt...
Alexander Vii Pope 1599-1667 Born Fabio Chigi Elected Pope 1655
La Motte Pierre De St Paul Sieur De
Came to Canada with the
Carignan Regiment, 1665. Built Fort St...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Grant of, to Sir Thomas Gates, 223.
Howe George Augustus Third Viscount 1724-1758 Came To Halifax
1757, in command of 60th Regiment. Transferred to command of 55...
Rose Sir John 1820-1888 Born In Aberdeenshire Scotland Educated
there. In 1836 emigrated to Canada, and served during the Rebel...
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
(Lord Dorchester era) Of Stratton Hall, Staffordshire; member o...
Portland Railway Convention
(Wilmot era) Its object to secure a shorter route
to Europe, 1...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Godfather to young Hurons, 233.
Gage Thomas 1721-1787 Fought Under Braddock At Monongahela 1755
and under Abercrombie at Ticonderoga, 1758. Took part in the campaign
for the conquest of Canada, 1759; made military governor of Montreal
after its capitulation, 1760. Succeeded Amherst, 1763, as
commander-in-chief, with headquarters at New York. Sailed for England,
1773, leaving Haldimand in command. Returned the following year, as
governor of Massachusetts. After the battle of Bunker Hill, 1775,
recalled. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Requests Carleton to send him two regiments, 78.
(John Graves Simcoe era) In command at Boston, 19. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) At Ticonderoga, 19; his letters to
Haldimand, 22, 23; in command at Oswego, 28, 29; at Albany, 31, 33;
governor of Montreal after surrender, 40, 41; his opinion of Croix de
St. Louis wearers, 52; replaces Amherst at New York, 53, 57, 58, 60, 61,
66, 68, 70, 72, 73, 77, 79-81; visits England on leave of absence, 83;
correspondence with Haldimand, 89, 94, 95; resumes chief command in
America, 96-98, 121; his position in Boston, 101; intended retirement
of, 105; his lack of energy, 108; recall of, 110; Indian policy of, 147;
his reply to Washington's complaint as to treatment of prisoners, 249;
death of, 335. =Bib.=: Letters of the Two Commanders-in-Chief, Generals
Gage and Washington; Detail and Conduct of the American War, under
General Gage. See also Mass. Hist. Soc. Colls., vols. 12, 14, and
34; and Haldimand Papers (Canadian Archives). For biog., see Dict.
Nat. Biog.; Cyc. Am. Biog.
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