Canadian History Dictionary Old Company
(Count Frontenac era) Name given to Company of New France after...
Bib : Lucas Canadian War Of 1812
Index : Sir James Douglas Era His Two Voyages To North-west Coast 23 His Wife First
woman to visit North-West Coast, 23. =Bib.=: Walbran, British C...
Newspaper published at Montreal. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontain...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Elected 1848 50 George Brown Era Opposes Confederation Scheme His
motion for an appeal to the people defeated, 185. (Baldwin / La...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Opposes Sir Charles Metcalfe, 126.
Melville Henry Dundas First Viscount 1742-1811 Sat For
Midlothian, 1774-1790, and for Edinburgh, 1790-1802; home secre...
Falconbridge Sir Glenholme 1846- Born At Drummondville Ontario
Educated at the University of Toronto, graduating 1866. Called ...
Le Gardeur De Tilly Charles 1611-1695 Brother Of Pierre Le Gardeur
de Repentigny; a native of Normandy; came to Canada in 1636; an...
Glegg Captain J B
Aide-de-camp to General Brock. =Index=: (General Brock era)
Methodist Church In Canada
Can be traced back to 1772, when a party
of Yorkshire Methodis...
Ashburton John Dunning First Baron 1731-1783 Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Opposes Quebec Act in House of Commons, 65. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) In Upper Canada, 177.
Weldon John Wesley 1804-1885 For Many Years A Member Of The
Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, and 1843-1851 Speaker of...
(Lord Dorchester era) Appointed judge, 183.
Hertel De Rouville
(Lord Dorchester era) Appointed judge, 183.
Bathurst Henry Third Earl 1762-1834 Succeeded To The Title 1794
Entered Parliament, 1793; president of the board of trade, 1807...
Plan of British Attack, 1818, Royal Engineers'
Select Committee On Grievances
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Seventh report of, 26; Mackenzie
Prevost Sir George 1767-1816 Born In New York Entered The Army
took part in the battles of St. Vincent, Dominica, and St. Luci...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Superstitions of, 10, 12; council held to consider best
policy to adopt in dealing with them, 108-111; murders committed by,
115; their great esteem for Champlain, 159; difficulty of educating
their children, 233. (John Graves Simcoe era) Their general friendliness to Upper Canada
settlers, 62; their good conduct rewarded, 62; lands allotted to on
Grand River, 74; schools and churches provided for, 74; Simcoe's
estimate of, 75; engagements made with, faithfully kept, 76; their lands
encroached upon by Americans, 119; their defeat of expedition under St.
Clair, 121; great council of, 122, 124; failure of negotiations with
American commissioners, 123-125. (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Generally friendly to France, 17;
appearance of, on field of battle, 31; swell army of Montcalm at Fort
Carillon, 38; their habits in camp, 39; Christian Indians different from
the pagans, 39; attack British boats, 40; general meeting of, called by
Montcalm, 40-42; repulse British force on left bank of Montmorency, 129;
scalp the wounded after battle, 142; paid well for prisoners, but less
amount for scalps, 150; fly from battlefield, 202; form part of Levis's
army, 245; in battle of Ste. Foy, 265. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Their lands secured by
treaty, 12; allies of the French, 13, 16, 21; help Pouchot at Niagara,
25; Sir William Johnson's following of, 28, 29; irregular traffic with,
prohibited, 32, 54; fears of an uprising among, 55; impressed by
enlistment of French-Canadians under British flag, 57; in Florida, 66,
71, 73; Haldimand's treatment of, 91-93, 131, 145, 146, 147, 150, 153,
157, 258-259, 266, 347; uncertain allies, 126, 137, 170, 260; rebels try
to gain for France, 127-128, 134, 136, 279; indignant at terms of peace
between Britain and colonies, 256-257; American cruelty towards, 307.
(Count Frontenac era) Menacing attitude of, 17; defrauded by traders, 18, 154; not readily
receptive of Christian doctrine, 167. (Lord Dorchester era) Those with Burgoyne worse
than useless, 178; ignored in treaty of peace between Britain and
American colonies, 231; their lands invaded by frontiersmen, 233;
attacked by American troops, 234; trouble with western tribes, 249, 262,
276. (Bishop Laval era) Violent effects of intoxicating liquor upon, 36, 37; three of
the nations sue for peace, 53; conversion of, very precarious, 62;
difficult to civilize them, 63, 126; sincere devotion of many, 64. See
Abnaki; Algonquian; Cree; Creek; Delaware; Dene; Etchemin; Huron;
Illinois; Iroquois; Micmac; Ottawa; Tete de Boule. =Bib.=: Hodge,
Handbook of American Indians; Brinton, The American Race; Bancroft,
Native Races of the Pacific States; Catlin, Manners, Customs, and
Condition of the North American Indians; Drake, Aboriginal Races of
North America; Lafitau, Moeurs des Sauvages Ameriquains; Maclean,
Canadian Savage Folk; Morgan, Houses and House-Life of the American
Aborigines; Schoolcraft, Indian Tribes of the United States.
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