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(Samuel de Champlain era) Secretary of De Monts, 33.
Breadalbane John Campbell Second Marquis Of 1796-1862 Represented
Okehampton in Parliament, 1820-1826, and Perthshire, 1832. =Ind...
George Sir Rupert D
(Joseph Howe era) Provincial secretary of Nova Scotia, 57;
(Wilmot era) Born, 1708, son of Thomas Wilmot, 3.
(Lord Dorchester era) Hanged for treason, 301.
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, makes liberal contribution toward...
Upper Canada Gazette Or American Oracle
(John Graves Simcoe era) First paper published in
Quebec Siege Of 1629
The previous year, David Kirke had sailed up
the river, and se...
Below Quebec. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Residence ...
Somerset Edward Adolphus Seymour Twelfth Duke Of 1804-1885 Sat In
House of Commons, 1830-1855; first commissioner of works, 1851-...
Chaussegros De Lery Gaspard-joseph
Son of preceding. Engineer; made
a legislative councillor, in ...
See Sovereign Council.
Maisonneuve Paul De Chomedy Sieur De
In this "devout and valiant
gentleman," as Parkman says, lived...
Carion Philippe De
(Bishop Laval era) Lays second foundation stone of church at
Coureurs De Bois
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Described, 17, 18; furnished recruits to...
Huddy Captain Joshua
(Lord Dorchester era) Hanging of, 198.
Hermitage At Caen L Laval Passes Three Years At 25
(Lord Dorchester era) British war vessel, arrival of, 137.
Mesnu Peuvret De
(Bishop Laval era) Clerk of the Sovereign Council, 158, 167.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On Wabash River, 22.
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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