Canadian History Dictionary Lescarbot Marc
Born at Vervins, near Laon, France, about 1570.
Studied law an...
Montgomery John 1783-1879 Born In Gagetown New Brunswick
Accompanied his father to York about 1799, where he settled. Se...
Port Au Mouton Acadia
(Samuel de Champlain era) De Monts stops at, 19.
(Count Frontenac era) Issued by governor, 115; objected to by b...
On coast of British Columbia, near Alaskan boundary.
Index : George Brown Era On The Double Shuffle 107-108 Sir John A Macdonald Era On Macdonald's Early
life, prints Campbell's letter, 31; his pen picture of Macdonal...
Captain of the Shrewsbury in 1759. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm e...
New Brunswick Land Company
(Wilmot era) Involved in crown lands dispute, 26,
William Iii 1650-1702 King Of England Son Of William Ii Prince Of
Orange, and Mary, daughter of Charles I of England. In 1677 mar...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Established communication with Lake Erie...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Increased in 1841, 99; and...
On Dease Lake. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Built by Robert...
Uniacke Richard John 1753-1830 Born At Castletown County Cork
Ireland. Emigrated to the West Indies, 1773; went from there to...
A missionary station and fur-trading post, which
stood on the ...
Jesuit father. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Death of, 11.
Mcleod Alexander Norman
Of the North West Company. =Index=: (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simp...
Sicotte Louis Victor 1812-1889 Born In St Famille Boucherville
Quebec. Studied law, and called to the bar of Lower Canada, 183...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands party sent to heights of Levis,...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Rescues French soldiers from floating ic...
Mount Allison College
Located at Sackville, New Brunswick. In 1858 an
Act of the New...
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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