Canadian History Dictionary Michigan Territory
(General Brock era) Ceded to Britain with surrender of Detroit,...
Queen's Brigade French
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 262.
Quebec Literary And Historical Society
Founded at Quebec in 1824,
largely through the influence and l...
Fort St Louis
Quebec. See Chateau St. Louis. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain er...
Bethune Alexander Neil 1800-1879 Born In Glengarry Ontario In
1823 ordained deacon, and in 1824, priest. In 1847 archdeacon o...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Consulted by Haldimand as to sani...
New York State
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Proposal to build Florida barrack...
A town in Essex County, Ontario; first settled in 1750 by
Chateau De Ramezay
At Montreal. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Purchased f...
Index : Louis Joseph Papineau Eragovernor-general Of Canada 27 His Prejudice Against
French-Canadians, 28; suppresses Le Canadien, and sends its
On Stikine River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay...
Bib : Works: The Intercolonial England And Canada And Numerous
historical and scientific papers. See Bibliog. of Royal Society...
Louvigny Louis De La Porte Sieur De 1652-1730 Accompanied
Denonville on his expedition against the Iroquois, 1687; sent b...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189.
Phipps Sir William 1651-1695 Born In Maine In 1669 Employed As A
ship carpenter, and later became captain of a merchantman saili...
(General Brock era) Brother of Sir Isaac, 102; an able pamphlet...
Jameson Anna Brownell 1794-1860 Author Married Robert Jameson
afterwards vice-chancellor of the Court of Equity of Upper Cana...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Commissioner On American Side For Exchange Of Prisoners
208. =Bib.=: Drake, Life and Correspondence of Henry Knox.
Hagarty Sir John Hawkins 1816-1900 Born In Dublin Educated At
Trinity College there. Came to Canada, 1834. Studied law, and c...
Gisborne Frederick Newton 1824-1892 Came To Canada From England In
1845. Joined the staff of the British North American Electric Telegraph
Association, 1847, and became general manager. In 1852, laid the first
submarine cable in America, joining New Brunswick and Prince Edward
Island; and in 1856, laid another to Newfoundland. Conceived the idea of
connecting Europe and America by a submarine cable, and succeeded in
enlisting the interest of Cyrus W. Field. The cable finally completed,
1858. Appointed superintendent of the Dominion government telegraph and
signal service, 1879. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
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