Canadian History Dictionary Nelson Horatio Viscount 1758-1805 Born At Burnham Thorpe
England. In 1770 entered the navy; in 1794 served under Lord Ho...
Son of foregoing. Scottish half-breed, in western fur
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In centre under Murray, 189; in battle o...
Founded through the far-sighted liberality of James
McGill, a ...
A tribe of the widespread Algonquian family,
occupying the upp...
Miller James Andrew 1839-1886 Born In Galt Ontario Called To The
bar, 1863; judge of the Court of Queen's Bench for Manitoba, 18...
Fidler Peter 1769-1822 Entered Service Of Hudson's Bay Company
about 1791. Carried on extensive explorations and surveys in th...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Becomes Viceroy Of New France 129 His Administration
causes dissatisfaction, 130; his letter to Champlain, 130; resi...
Holmes B E
One of leaders of the Liberal party in Lower Canada, 50.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit mission in Huron country, 92.
Off the coast of Nova Scotia. It was known from about
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Brought to the bar, 152; editor of...
Barkley Charles William 1759-1832 Served In The East India
Company; sailed on a trading voyage for sea-otter skins to the
Bib : Parkman Pioneers Of France
(Count Frontenac era) Frontenac's secretary, 260, 297.
Bib : Bryce Hudson's Bay Company Laut Pathfinders Of The West
and Conquest of the Great North-West.
Aikins James Cox 1823-1896 Educated At Victoria College Elected
for Peel County, 1854, and sat in Assembly until 1861. Elected ...
Bulyea George Headley Vickers
Born in Gagetown, New Brunswick.
Educated at University of New...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) To colonies in 1820, state of, 88....
Quebec Siege Of 1629
The previous year, David Kirke had sailed up
the river, and se...
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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