Canadian History Dictionary Acadia
The name Acadia or "la Cadie" is found as early as Nov. 8,
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Challenges Macdonald, but makes fran...
Baie St Paul
A village in Charlevoix County, sixty miles below
Nairne Captain John
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand gives him rank of major...
Near western end of Lake Superior, about twenty miles
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Clay Henry 1777-1852 American Statesman And Orator Index : General Brock Era
His confident prediction of conquest of Canada, 215. =Bib.=: Wo...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Preponderance of, in Upper Canada, 159...
Oswald Richard 1705-1784 Lord Dorchester Era Sent To Discuss Matters With
Franklin, 192, 213. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) British frigate, with five other vessels...
Established 1764. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) First ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Private of grenadiers, helps to carry Wo...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Fanaticism of, 86.
Peyras Jean Baptiste
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; visits
(Lord Dorchester era) Commands flotilla on Lake Champlain, 154....
(Bishop Laval era) La Barre's expedition halts at, 193.
Born at Bordeaux, Jan. 30, 1703; son of Louis-Amable
(Lord Dorchester era) Engineer, his work on the fortifications ...
Fox Charles James 1749-1806 British Statesman Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Thought Quebec Act should have been introduced in Commons, 66; ...
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.,