Canadian History Dictionary Belleau Sir Narcisse 1808-1894 Born In The City Of Quebec And
educated there. In 1852 a member of the Legislative Council, an...
(Count Frontenac era) Secretary to Frontenac, 139.
Fer Jules De
(Lord Dorchester era) His report on loyalty of French-Canadians...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1708, son of Thomas Wilmot, 3.
Sault St Louis
(Samuel de Champlain era) Called after young man named Louis dr...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Commanded by Riedesel, 114; not a...
(Sir James Douglas era) Methodist missionary--arrives, 1862, 27...
(Bishop Laval era) In connection with sale of liquor to Indians...
Hubert Jean Francois
Bishop of Quebec, 1788-1797. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era)
Edward And Annie
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) The vessel which brought th...
Charles Emmanuel Iii 1701-1773 King Of Sardinia Succeeded To The
throne, 1730. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His foreig...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Liberal, elected for Montreal in by-...
Wayne Anthony 1745-1796 Born In Pennsylvania Sent In 1765 On The
recommendation of Benjamin Franklin, to Nova Scotia, as financi...
Entree de la Riviere Niagara, dans le fond du Lac Ontario ou
Peters T H
(Wilmot era) Appointed to New Brunswick Council, 69.
(Bishop Laval era) Dispute respecting, between Louis XIV and Po...
Anse Des Meres
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Frigates stationed at, 87; British vesse...
Newspaper, published at St. John. =Index=: (Tilley era) Brings
(Egerton Ryerson era) Election contests, 63.
Mance Jeanne 1606-1673 Born At Nogent-le-roi Infected With The
prevailing enthusiasm for missionary work in Canada, and in 164...
Iberville Pierre Le Moyne Sieur D' 1661-1706 Third Son Of Charles
Le Moyne, Sieur de Longueuil. Entered the French navy, returning to
Canada in 1683. Three years later accompanied De Troyes in the
expedition against the English on Hudson Bay, and took part in the
capture of Moose Factory, Fort Rupert, and Albany. Returned to Quebec in
1687; and the following year was again on the bay. In 1689 captured the
Hampshire, and brought her to Quebec with her cargo of furs. In 1690
took part in the raid on Schenectady; and the same year captured Fort
Severn on Hudson Bay. In 1694 sailed to the bay with a French fleet, and
captured Fort Nelson. Two years later captured Pemaquid; and, sailing to
Newfoundland, captured St. John's and raided the villages along the
coast. In 1697 again sailed to Hudson Bay, defeated a superior fleet,
and recaptured Fort Nelson. The following year sailed from Brest in
command of an expedition to discover the mouth of the Mississippi and
plant a colony there, in both of which he was successful. The remaining
years of his life spent in building up the colony of Louisiana. =Index=:
(Count Frontenac era) Accompanies expedition to Hudson Bay, 206; joins war party against
Schenectady, 235; arrives from Hudson Bay with two captured vessels,
325; takes Fort Pemaquid, 331; exploits in Hudson Bay, 342-350; sails
for France, and returns with two French ships, 343; captures Fort
Nelson, 345; sails for France, 346; attacks English settlements in
Newfoundland, 346; takes St. John's, 347; in his ship Pelican
successfully engages three English vessels, 349; sails for France, 349.
(Bishop Laval era) Commands expedition against English in Hudson Bay, 204; his exploits
in Newfoundland and Hudson Bay, 232; subsequent services and death of,
233. =Bib.=: Reed, First Great Canadian; Parkman, Half Century of
Conflict; Laut, Conquest of the Great North-West; Colby, Canadian
Types of the Old Regime; Desmazures, Histoire du Chevalier
d'Iberville; Gayarre, History of Louisiana; Margry, Decouvertes des
Francais; Wallace, Louisiana under the French; Martin, History of
Louisiana; Bacqueville de la Potherie, Histoire de l'Amerique
Septentrionale; Jeremie, Relation du Detroit et de la Baye d'Hudson
(Bernard, Recueil de Voiages au Nord). See also bibliography at the
end of Reed's work.
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