Canadian History Dictionary Ogden Isaac
Born in New England. Took the Loyalist side in the
(Bishop Laval era) Archbishop of Rouen, desires ecclesiastical
Skinner Charles N
(Tilley era) Candidate in St. John County. New Brunswick,
Gerry Elbridge 1744-1814 American Statesman Index : General Brock Era
Governor of Massachusetts, 172. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Johnson Sir John 1742-1830 Son Of Sir William Johnson Qv
Appointed major-general of militia, 1774. Fled to Canada, 1776,...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Grand almoner of France, intendant, 1...
Biencourt De Poutrincourt Jean De Baron De Saint Just 1557-1615
Had won distinction as a soldier in the service of France; and ...
A seaport, and the capital of Nova Scotia; founded in 1749
North American Colonial Association
(Lord Sydenham era) On appointment of Poulett
Lacombe Albert 1827- Born At St Sulpice Quebec Ordained
priest, 1849, and immediately left for the western field. Labou...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Fortified post on Lake Champlain frontie...
Wetmore A B
(Tilley era) Anti-Confederate candidate in St. John, New
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Takes direction of fireships, 98.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Early settler, 145.
Crow's Nest Pass
Discovered in the latter sixties by a trapper,
A member of the Society of Jesus. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era...
Hagarty Sir John Hawkins 1816-1900 Born In Dublin Educated At
Trinity College there. Came to Canada, 1834. Studied law, and c...
Plessis Joseph Octave
Bishop of Quebec, 1806 to 1825. Named
archbishop of Quebec in ...
Prevote Provost's Court
(Count Frontenac era) Abolished, 1674, reestablished, 1677,
Roman Catholic Church
The first authentic landmark in the history of
the Roman Catho...
(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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