Canadian History Dictionary Demers Modeste
First Roman Catholic bishop of Vancouver Island,
Index : Sir James Douglas Era First Chief Justice Of Vancouver Island 200 Charges
preferred against, 200. =Bib.=: Bancroft, History of British Co...
Baldwin Robert 1804-1858 Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Name Associated With
responsible government, ix; a "man of one idea," ix; his ancest...
Prices Of Commodities
(John Graves Simcoe era) In Upper Canada, 114.
Rogers Robert 1727-1800 Born At Dunbarton New Hampshire In The
War of 1755-1760 with the French, commanded Rogers's Rangers an...
Baldwin La Fontaine Hincks And Their Time
Minutes of Executive
Council, Correspondence, registers, index...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands Montreal militia, 105.
(General Brock era) Brig belonging to North West Company, 210; ...
Baldwin William Warren
Born in Ireland. Came to Canada 1798, and
finally settled in Y...
Ventadour Henri De Levy Duc De 1595-1651 Viceroy Of Canada
1625-1627. Served for a time in the army, and is said to have t...
Montreal Island Of
(Lord Dorchester era) Limit of French settlement, 8; governorsh...
Born in Ath, Belgium, about 1640. Entered order of
Mitchell Peter 1824-1899 Born In Newcastle New Brunswick
Educated at the Newcastle Grammar School; called to the bar, 18...
Jack William Brydone 1819-1886 Born In Scotland Educated At St
Andrews University. Came to New Brunswick as professor of mathe...
Huddy Captain Joshua
(Lord Dorchester era) Hanging of, 198.
Index : Count Frontenac Era First Regular Settler At Quebec 16 Samuel De Champlain Era Consents To
accompany Champlain to Canada, 111, 112; a valuable member of t...
Richards Sir William Buell 1815-1889 Born In Brockville Ontario
Studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1837. Electe...
(George Brown Era) Secret of its success in 1878, 241. (Sir Joh...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Chief farmer at Cap Tourmente, inform...
Newspaper, published at St. John. =Index=: (Tilley era) Brings
La Barre Joseph Antoine Lefebvre De
Governor of La Guyane in 1665;
and in 1682 arrived in Quebec as governor of Canada. His administration
marked by hopeless incompetence; recalled, 1685. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Succeeds
Frontenac as governor, 168; a feeble administrator, 185; prejudiced at
first against the bishop, 188; convokes a special assembly, 190; asks
for more troops, 191; his expedition against Iroquois, 193; makes terms
of peace, 193; recalled, 193. (Count Frontenac era) Governor, arrival of, 171; summons
conference on Indian question, 172; applies for troops, 172; criticized
in despatches by intendant, 173, 174; takes to illegitimate trading,
175; disparages discoveries of La Salle, 176; seizes Fort Frontenac and
Fort St. Louis, 177, 179; instructed to restore to La Salle all his
property, 180; his unwise instruction to Iroquois, 180; decides to make
war on Senecas, 181; corresponds with Colonel Dongan, governor of New
York, 182; leads expedition, 183; arranges ignominious terms of peace,
186; recalled, 188; unfitness for his position, 189; results of his weak
policy, 198, 209. =Bib.=: Parkman, Frontenac and La Salle.
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