Canadian History Dictionary Fort Erie
On Niagara River, opposite Buffalo. =Index=: (John Graves Simco...
(Count Frontenac era) Commands militia in attack on Iroquois, 3...
Grenville Thomas 1755-1846 Lord Dorchester Era Accompanies Oswald To Paris To
discuss terms of peace, 192. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Mcgill James 1744-1813 Born In Glasgow Scotland Emigrated To
Canada. For some years engaged in the western fur trade; and in...
Index : Joseph Howe Era Halifax Lawyer Becomes A Baptist And Enters Ministry 77
Dalhousie College refuses to appoint him to professorship, 81. ...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on eas...
Hervey William 1732-1815 British Soldier Spent The Eight Years
1755-1763 in North America. =Bib.=: Journals of the Hon. Willia...
Harrison William Henry 1773-1841 Ninth President Of The United
States. =Index=: (General Brock era) United States general, his...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, landed at Grand Cibou, 200; w...
Pioneer fur trader in the West. When the French
(Lord Dorchester era) Effect of, in Canada, 33, 57.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Construction of, provided ...
(Lord Dorchester era) British frigate, arrival of, 137.
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Fra...
(Lord Dorchester era) Discharged soldier, offers testimony in W...
Bib : Walbran British Columbia Coast Names Begg History Of
Dickson Walter Hamilton 1806-1884 Born In Niagara Called To The
bar of Upper Canada, 1830. Served during the Rebellion of 1837 ...
Webb Samuel Blatchley 1753-1807 Born In Connecticut Took Part In
the civil and military movements that preceded the Revolution i...
Haldemans Of Pennsylvania
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Cousins of Sir Frederick Haldiman...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Election contests, 63.
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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