Canadian History Dictionary Rogers Robert 1727-1800 Born At Dunbarton New Hampshire In The
War of 1755-1760 with the French, commanded Rogers's Rangers an...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Naval officer, Upper Canada, 178.
(Count Frontenac era) Son-in-law of Mme. de Sevigne, a candidat...
Also known as the Governor's Road. Built by Governor
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commissioner of war, goes to France, 62....
North West Company
Organized in 1795, by a number of merchants
chiefly of Montrea...
Denison George Taylor 1839- Police Magistrate At Toronto Since
1877. Commanded Governor-General's Bodyguard in Fenian Raid, 18...
Vidal Alexander 1819-1906 Born At Brocknell Berkshire England
Educated at Christ's Hospital, London, and in 1834 came to Cana...
(Lord Sydenham era) Conducts funeral service of Lord Sydenham,
(Lord Dorchester era) Case against, in connection with Walker
(Bishop Laval era) Boarding school for children established at,...
(General Brock era) Quartered in Quebec and Montreal, 74;
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Father of Sir John A. Macdonald, nat...
Lac Aux Claies
(John Graves Simcoe era) Renamed Lake Simcoe in honour of Gover...
Argyll John Douglas Sutherland Campbell Ninth Duke Of 1845-
Married H. R. H. Princess Louise, 1871; succeeded to dukedom, 1...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Sides with the Kirkes, 194; his chara...
(Tilley era) Resigns as postmaster-general, New Brunswick,
Newspaper, published in London. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era)
(General Brock era) British war vessel, mutiny of crew, 11.
Wooster David 1710-1777 Born In Stratford Connecticut Graduated
at Yale University. Took part in the expedition against Louisbo...
La Jonquiere Jacques-pierre De Taffanel Marquis De
under d'Anville in the disastrous expedition against Acadia, 1746.
Commanded another expedition with a similar purpose, 1747, which was
defeated by Anson and Warren. Captured and held for a time in England as
prisoner of war. Governor of Canada, 1749-1752. His administration
marked by nothing that would further the welfare of the colony; but
rather by a determined effort to enrich himself at the expense of the
country. =Bib.=: Parkman, Half-Century of Conflict and Montcalm and
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