Canadian History Dictionary New York City
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand in command at, 1, 87, 9...
(Count Frontenac era) Local representatives without votes, prov...
Townshend George Marquis 1724-1807 Born In Norfolk England
Entered the army, and engaged in the battles of Dettingen, Font...
Beckwith John A
(Tilley era) Confederate candidate in York, 108.
Company Of De Caen
Organized by William de Caen and his nephew Emery,
Laird David 1833- Born At New Glasgow Prince Edward Island
Represented Queens County, in House of Commons, 1873-1876; beca...
(Wilmot era) Becomes member of New Brunswick government, 72.
La Hontan Louis Armand De Lom D'arce Baron De 1666-1715 Arrived
in Canada in 1683; spent some time at Quebec, and also travelle...
Bryce George 1844- Born At Mount Pleasant Near Brantford
Ontario. Educated at Toronto University and Knox College. Took ...
Acadia of the French regime. The present name dates from
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In the attack on Quebec, 135; secures
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Transport ship wrecked in St. Law...
Great Bear Lake
In Northern Canada. Area 11,821 square miles.
Discovered by me...
Plan d'un Fort scitue au dedans d'une enceinte pour
A settlement near Lake St. Clair in Upper Canada, made by
At mouth of Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Astoria ...
Glandelet Abbe Charles
(Bishop Laval era) Accompanies Laval to Canada, 141;
Indian chief. (Sir James Douglas era) His relations with Meares...
Powell William Dummer 1755-1834 Born In Boston Called To The Bar
1779. Came to Montreal, and made judge of the district of Hesse...
An Iroquoian town situated, in 1535, on Montreal Island.
Johnson Guy 1740-1788 Deputy To Sir William Johnson As
superintendent of Indian affairs, and succeeded latter in office after
his death. Served under Amherst against the French, in 1759. At the
opening of the Revolutionary War, abandoned his home in Amsterdam, New
York, and brought his family to Montreal, and later went to England.
Returned in 1776, and served in New York. Also with Brant in the Mohawk
Valley, two years later. His estates confiscated by the New York
Assembly, 1779. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His letter to Lord George Germaine, 155;
removed from his position of Indian agent, 156. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
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