Canadian History Dictionary Wellington Arthur Wellesley Duke Of 1769-1852 Entered The Army In
1787, and after serving in the Netherlands went to India in 179...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's father-in-law, secretary ...
Newspaper published at Toronto; established, 1844. =Index=: (Ge...
An office created originally by Richelieu, in France, and
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Demands disallowance of New Brunsw...
Bank Of Upper Canada
Established 1823 with a capital of $41,364,
which had increase...
Fenelon Francois De Salignac
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, sent on mission to Lake
La Sarre Regiment
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) One battalion of, sent to Canada, 12, 29...
Discovered by Charles de Greysolon, Sieur de La
Peuvret De Mesnu
(Bishop Laval era) Clerk of Sovereign Council, 158, 167. (Count...
Dunkin Christopher 1811-1881 Born In London England Educated At
the Universities of London and Glasgow. Emigrated to America; s...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commissioner of war, goes to France, 62....
Ashburton John Dunning First Baron 1731-1783 Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Opposes Quebec Act in House of Commons, 65. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Engineer, his work on the fortifications ...
Index : George Brown Era Withdraws From Confederation Scheme 185-186 Count Frontenac Era English
settlements in, attacked, 46. (Bishop Laval era) French success...
Known to the French as Carillon. Built by Lotbiniere in
The largest island on the west coast of North
America. Named a...
Entered the army as ensign, 1727; captain, 1742;
and major, 17...
Fort St Pierre
(Samuel de Champlain era) Founded by Nicolas Denys, in Cape Bre...
(Count Frontenac era) Rescues comrades cast away on Anticosti, ...
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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