Canadian History Dictionary Howe William Viscount 1729-1814 Brother Of George Augustus
Viscount Howe (q.v.), and Admiral Lord Howe. Commanded light in...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Secretary of De Monts, 33.
(Lord Sydenham era) Sydenham's views on, 321; grant by British ...
Near western end of Lake Superior, about twenty miles
Smith Sir Albert James 1824-1883 Born In Shediac New Brunswick
Educated at the Westmoreland County Grammar School; studied law...
On south shore of St. Lawrence, above Montreal. =Index=:
Forsyth Richardson And Co
Fur trading firm, of Montreal. =Index=:
(General Brock era) Se...
North American Fur Company
(Sir James Douglas era) Succeeds Pacific Fur Company, 134;
Bib : Pilling Bibliography Of Algonquian Languages Champlain
Voyages; Parkman, Conspiracy of Pontiac; Schoolcraft, Indian Tr...
Bay Of Quinte
See Quinte, Bay of.
Harmon Daniel Williams
Born in Vermont. Entered service of North
West Company, 1800, ...
Grey Charles Second Earl 1764-1845 Distinguished British
statesman, noted particularly for his connection with the first...
(General Brock era) British corvette, fired on by United States...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Son of Joseph Brant, commits murder, 1...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Abandons French post at Toronto, ...
(General Brock era) Appointed aide-de-camp, 247.
Campbell Sir Alexander 1821-1892 Studied Law Under John A
Macdonald, with whom he later formed a partnership; and called ...
(Bishop Laval era) Dies a martyr, 62.
O'connell Daniel 1775-1847 Irish Statesman Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era
Befriends Mackenzie, 221. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.; Chambers, B...
A tributary of the St. Lawrence. Total length, 685
Kirke Sir Lewis
Born 1599. Accompanied his brother Sir David Kirke
on his expeditions to Canada and Newfoundland. Fought on the side of
Charles during the Civil War. Commanded a troop of horse at the battle
of Edgehill; took part in the siege of Gloucester and in the battle of
Newbury; knighted by the king, 1643; made governor of Bridgenorth
Castle; heavily fined under Cromwell for his loyalty to Charles. After
the Restoration appointed captain and paymaster of the corps of
gentleman-at-arms. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Left in charge of Quebec, surrenders it
to French on conclusion of peace, 23. (Samuel de Champlain era) Resides in Fort St. Louis
after capitulation, 158; demands surrender of Quebec, 188-190; grants
articles of capitulation, 191, 192; receives keys of the fort, 195;
hoists English flag, 196; his courteous treatment of Champlain, 199;
shows religious intolerance, 206. =Bib.=: Kirke, The First English
Conquest of Canada; Parkman, Pioneers of France.
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