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(Wilmot era) Resigns from New Brunswick government, 72, 116.
Macdonald John Sandfield 1812-1872 Born In St Raphaels
Glengarry. In 1840 called to the bar, and practised in Cornwall...
Pambrun Pierre Chrysologue
Served in the Canadian Voltigeurs during
the War of 1812. Ente...
Hubert Jean Francois
Bishop of Quebec, 1788-1797. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era)
(Lord Dorchester era) Hanged for treason, 301.
Haldimand Jean Abraham
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Younger brother of Sir Frederick
(John Graves Simcoe era) Scarcity of, in Upper Canada, 175. See...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Indian superintendent in the west, 126...
Candiac Chateau Of
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Birthplace of Montcalm, 3; position of,
Leading from the Parsnip River to the Fraser, in
(Count Frontenac era) Niece of Talon, wife of Francois Perrot, ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Name of Sorel changed to, 240.
Latour Abbe Bertrand De
(Bishop Laval era) On the humility of Laval, 33; on the
(Count Frontenac era) Governor Villebon of Acadia establishes h...
A small tidal stream, flowing into the Basin of
Minas. Grand P...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defeats Mackenzie, 308.
Le Gardeur De Repentigny Jean Baptiste 1632-1709 Son Of Pierre Le
Gardeur (q.v.). His father brought him to Canada at the age of ...
The period of responsible government in Canada
dates from the ...
Brown Peter 1784-1863 Born In Scotland Emigrated To New York In
1838; was owner and editor of the British Chronicle. Removed to...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Recommends union of British North Amer...
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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