Canadian History Dictionary Mcbride Richard 1870- Born In New Westminster British Columbia
Educated at the public and high schools, New Westminster. Elect...
Situated in Grenville County, Ontario, and the scene
of an eng...
(Bishop Laval era) Zeal of the missionaries compared with that ...
(Wilmot era) Appointed to Executive Council, New Brunswick,
(John Graves Simcoe era) First printer in Upper Canada, 172; ac...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Commands 5th Regiment, his residence a...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Lieutenant-governor at Michilimac...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given to young Algonquian taken ...
Fort St Joseph
(General Brock era) Stores despatched to, 202.
Watkin Sir Edwin William Bart
(1819-1901). Born in Manchester,
England. Educated there. In 1...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era At Clatsop 44 On The Columbia 59 Their Overland
expedition, 60, 64, 66; mouth of the Columbia the objective, 66...
(Lord Sydenham era) Sydenham's views on, 321; grant by British ...
Graham Sir James
(Lord Sydenham era) His views on corn duties and Irish Church, ...
Travels Of Captain Peter Pond Of Milford From April 1773 To March
1790. Extracted from his own Map by Ezra Stiles, March 25, 1690...
Alberta University Of
Created by Act of the Legislature of Alberta
passed at the fir...
(Count Frontenac era) In command at Lachine, on occasion of
Bib : Hertslet Treaties And Conventions
Digby Robert 1732-1815 Commanded The Dunkirk At Quiberon Bay
1759; second in command in Rodney's expedition for relief of Gi...
Ryland Herman W
(General Brock era) Private secretary to Lieutenant-Governor
On Columbia River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Established...
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.
Next: Johnson-clarendon Treaty
Previous: Bib : Morgan Cel Can Cyc Am Biog Myers The Tories Or