Canadian History Dictionary Drummond Lewis Thomas 1813-1882 Born In Londonderry Ireland Came
to Canada with his mother, 1825. Educated at Nicolet College; s...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Take refuge in the General Hospital, 115...
Seely Alexander Mclaughlan 1812-1882 Born In St John New
Brunswick. Engaged in lumbering, shipbuilding, and in banking. ...
Henry Iv King Of France 1553-1610 Succeeded Henry Iii In 1589
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, in charge of mission at Misco...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Sent to Athabaska district ...
(General Brock era) Early name of Hamilton, 52. See also
Frechette Louis 1839-1908 Practised Law And Then Journalism
Represented Levis in the House of Commons, 1874-1878. Chiefly k...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144; arrives from France...
Dewdney Edgar 1835- Born In Devonshire England Came To British
Columbia, 1859. Had charge of survey of site of New Westminster...
(Tilley era) Sir Leonard Tilley's great-grandfather, 1; a
(Count Frontenac era) Commands militia in attack on Iroquois, 3...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor, Hudson's Bay ...
Hudson's Bay Company post. =Index=: (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simp...
Pont-grave Francois Grave Sieur Du Pont
A merchant of St. Malo;
sailed for Tadoussac with Chauvin, 160...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Returned In 1848 50 Attorney-general Of Upper Canada In
Hincks-Morin ministry, 113; elevated to the bench, 126; first
Boscawen Edward 1711-1761 Born In England Served At Porto Bello
1739-1740; at Cartagena, 1741; and in the West Indies, 1747. Co...
A religious order of women, in the Roman Catholic Church,
Alix Marguerite Ch Mother Of Helen Bouille 66
Bib : Twenty-seven Years In Canada West For Biog See Morgan
Cel. Can.; Dict. Nat. Biog.
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.,