Canadian History Dictionary Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Accompanies Mackenzie in his fligh...
Rises at the headwaters of the Nisutlin, and empties into
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Associated with Pangman and...
Falkland Lucius Bentinck Viscount
Governor of Nova Scotia,
1840-1846. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era)...
(Lord Dorchester era) Commands battery at Pres de Ville, 127.
Vaudreuil Philippe De Rigaud Marquis De
Came to Canada, 1687, in
command of eight hundred troops, and,...
Barclay Robert H
Born in Scotland. Took part in the battle of
Trafalgar. Sent t...
(Lord Dorchester era) Accused of instigating litigation, 53.
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Claims Separation Of Vermont From New York 201
negotiates with Haldimand, 202; General Washington's letter to,...
(Wilmot era) Becomes member of New Brunswick government, 72.
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Haldimand's Correspondence With 294 338 Proposed
appointment of, 330. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
A tributary of the St. Lawrence. Total length, 685
(Tilley era) Candidate in St. John County, New Brunswick. 85,
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In centre under Murray, 189; in battle o...
Peters T H
(Wilmot era) Appointed to New Brunswick Council, 69.
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the vessels of Company of New ...
Travels Of Captain Peter Pond Of Milford From April 1773 To March
1790. Extracted from his own Map by Ezra Stiles, March 25, 1690...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand acquires seigniory of, ...
See Aubert de la Chesnaye.
Kirke Sir David 1596-1655? Born In Dieppe Son Of A Scottish
merchant. Went to England, and, with his two brothers, given command of
an expedition against the French in Canada, 1627. Appeared before
Quebec, but Champlain, who was then in charge, refused to surrender.
Returned down the river, met and defeated the French squadron under De
Roquemont, in July, 1628, and reappeared before Quebec the following
year, when the garrison, reduced to starvation, was forced to surrender.
Knighted by Charles I, 1633, and obtained a grant of lands in
Newfoundland. Appointed governor of the island; removed by Cromwell; and
returned in 1652. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Commands expedition against Quebec, 173;
acts under authority of Sir William Alexander, 176; his letter to
Champlain, 176; sails for Europe, 179; spends several days in Quebec,
204; accused by Champlain of intolerance, 205, 206; learns of treaty of
peace between England and France, 207. (Count Frontenac era) Captures Quebec, 21. =Bib.=:
Kirke, The First English Conquest of Canada; Parkman, Pioneers of
France; Cyc. Am. Biog.
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