Canadian History Dictionary Baldwin Reformer
(George Brown Era) Origin of the name, 78.
Jones John Paul 1747-1792 Born In Scotland Son Of John Paul Of
Arbigland; assumed name of Jones. Entered American navy, 1775. ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Pilot, accompanies Champlain in his e...
Du Vignau Nicolas
(Samuel de Champlain era) His alleged discoveries, 74-77, inter...
The first chief-justice of the province of Quebec.
Jette Sir Louis 1836- Studied Law And Called To The Bar 1857
Practised in Montreal. Entered public life in 1872 as member fo...
Above Quebec. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Settlement of Christi...
(Wilmot era) Methodist clergyman in Fredericton, 133; his
Newspaper published at Cobourg; established 1828. =Index=: (Geo...
Society For The Propagation Of The Gospel
(John Graves Simcoe era) Assists the church of
England in Uppe...
Clitherow John 1782-1852 Entered Army 1799 Lieutenant-colonel
1812; served in the Egyptian campaign, 1801; the Hanover campai...
Congregation De Notre Dame
(Count Frontenac era) Montreal, established, 29.
Raudot Antoine-denis 1679-1737 Son Of Jacques Raudot Filled The
office of inspector-general of the navy at Dunkirk, before comi...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Retreating army halts at, 218; Levis hea...
(Samuel de Champlain era) In charge of mission at Miscou, 235; ...
Cunard Sir Samuel 1787-1865 Born In Halifax His Practical
training fitted him for the important role he was to fill in th...
South of Lake Champlain. This beautiful lake was known to
Le Roy Marguerite
(Samuel de Champlain era) Mother of Champlain, 1.
Sherwood Levins Peters 1777-1850 Born In St John's Lower Canada
Removed to Upper Canada; studied law and called to the bar, 180...
Discovered by David Thompson of the North West
Company, in Jan...
Johnson Sir William 1715-1774 Born In Ireland Came To America In
1738, to take charge of the estates of his uncle, Sir Peter Warren.
Appointed Indian agent in 1744, and obtained unrivalled influence over
the Six Nations. In 1755 became superintendent of the affairs of the Six
Nations. The same year made major-general and commander-in-chief of the
expedition against the French. Defeated Dieskau at Lake George, and
received the thanks of Parliament, a baronetcy, and a vote of L5000.
Served with Abercrombie in 1758, and in 1759 captured Niagara from the
French. Accompanied Amherst to Montreal in 1760. Mainly instrumental in
settling and developing the Mohawk Valley. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Quiets
discontent of Six Nations, 5, 6. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Takes possession of Fort Niagara,
26; takes precedence of Haldimand, 27; his influence with Six Nations
Indians, 27; his Indians not allowed to attack La Galette, 28; retires
for the winter, 29; leaves Oswego for Montreal, under Amherst, 35; his
opinion on enlistment of Canadian corps, 57; takes Niagara, 121; his
Indian widow, 154; death of, 155; Indians' opinion of, 157; leave
granted to, to hold western posts for England, 257. (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Captures Fort
Niagara, 146. =Bib.=: Language, Customs, and Manners of the Six
Nations (Phil. Soc. of Phila. Trans., 1772); Correspondence (Doc.
Hist. N. Y.); Reid, Story of Old Fort Johnson. For biog., see
Morgan, Cel. Can.; Stone, Life of Sir William Johnson; Buell, Sir
William Johnson; Bradley, The Fight with France; Parkman, Montcalm
and Wolfe and Conspiracy of Pontiac; Cyc. Am. Biog.
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