Canadian History Dictionary Abercromby James 1706-1781 Entered The Army And Obtained
commission as major, 1742; lieutenant-colonel, 1744; colonel, 1...
Newspaper published at Halifax. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era) Jose...
On south shore of St. Lawrence, opposite Quebec.
La Hontan Louis Armand De Lom D'arce Baron De 1666-1715 Arrived
in Canada in 1683; spent some time at Quebec, and also travelle...
(George Brown Era) Moves approval of George Brown's course in
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Name given to floating battery, 87, 104....
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Correspondence With Mackenzie And Papineau 229 William Lyon Mackenzie Era Lays
Mackenzie's petition before the House, 222; presents case again...
Petitot Emile Fortune Stanislas Joseph
Roman Catholic missionary in
the North-West, particularly in t...
Voltaire Francois Marie Arouet De 1694-1778 French Writer
Van Horne Sir William Cornelius 1843- Born In Will County
Illinois. Educated at the common schools. In 1857 entered the r...
Houeel Louis Sieur Du Petit-pre
(Samuel de Champlain era) Consulted by Champlain as to
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Appointed Superintendent Of Public Instruction By Bagot
115. =Bib.=: Bibaud, Dict. Hist. and Pan. Can.
Draper William Henry 1801-1877 Born In London England In His
youth ran away to sea and served on an East Indiaman. Came to C...
A New Map Of North America With The West India Islands Divided
according to the Preliminary Articles of Peace. Signed at Versa...
Vercheres Marie-madeleine Jarret
Born in 1678 in the fort on her
father's seigniory on the St. ...
Turcotte J G
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 186...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Defeats Hincks in Oxford, ...
Index : Count Frontenac Era Assassination Of 11 Samuel De Champlain Era Assassinated 64 Bib :
Chambers, Biog. Dict.
Macdonell Lieutenant-colonel John
Born in Glengarry; son of
Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Macdone...
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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