Canadian History Dictionary Macaulay Sir James Buchan 1793-1859 Born At Niagara Ontario
Served in the Glengarry Fencibles during the War of 1812. In 18...
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Molson John 1787-1860 Born In Montreal In 1837 A Member Of The
Special Council of Lower Canada; served during the Rebellion; i...
Gugy Conrad Augustus
Educated at Cornwall under John Strachan.
Served for a time in...
Surveys proposed by the government of Canada in
1863. Three en...
Index : General Brock Era United States Representative In England Presents Claims
on account of Chesapeake matter, 84; United States secretary of...
Bib : Memoires 1634-1662
(Samuel de Champlain era) English vessel seized by French, 221....
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Associated With La Fontaine In Constitutional Agitation In
Lower Canada, 49; commissionership of crown lands promised to, ...
Social club at Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Founded dur...
Monroe James 1758-1831 Fifth President Of The United States
Garneau Francois-xavier 1809-1866 Studied Law And Practised As A
notary; afterwards clerk of the Legislative Assembly and city c...
Select Committee On Grievances
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Seventh report of, 26; Mackenzie
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In command of Fort William Henry, 45;
La Vallee De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Godfather of young Hurons, 233.
Prince Of Wales College
Located at Charlottetown, Prince Edward
Island. Founded, 1860,...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Battle of, Simcoe at, 26; description ...
Bib : Morgan Cel Can
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Dangerous situation of, 4.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Legislation under Sydenham...
Hull William 1753-1825 Born In Derby Conn Educated At Yale
University, and called to the bar, 1775. Served with distinction during
the Revolutionary War; major-general of militia in Massachusetts and a
member of the federal Senate; appointed governor of Michigan, 1805;
commander of the north-western army of the United States, 1812.
Surrendered Detroit to General Brock, 1812; tried by court-martial, and
sentenced to be shot; sentence commuted. Resided at Newton, Mass., until
his death. =Index=: (General Brock era) Marches north, 203; crosses Detroit River and
occupies Sandwich, 208, 213; his proclamation to the people of Canada,
213, 217, 235; his baggage and stores captured, 218; his supplies under
Major Van Horne captured, 237; re-crosses river to Detroit, 238;
summoned to surrender, and refuses, 251; surrenders with his whole army,
255; sent to Montreal as prisoner of war, 261, 265; released on parole,
283; makes bad impression on English officers, 283; court-martialled,
sentenced to death, but sentence remitted, 283, 284. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am.
Biog.; Campbell, Life and Services of General William Hull;
Cruikshank, General Hull's Invasion of Canada in 1812 (R. S. C.,