Canadian History Dictionary Dorchester Guy Carleton First Baron 1724-1808 Lord Dorchester Era Birth And
parentage, 29; enters army, 29; lieutenant-colonel, 30; Wolfe's...
Jackson Sir Richard Downes
Served in Peninsular campaign;
commander-in-chief of forces in...
Des Rivieres Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Accompanies captured British officers to...
Douglas Sir James And His Time
Colonial Secretary's Despatches to
Governors of Vancouver Isla...
(George Brown Era) Origin of, 78-79; alliance with, of George B...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Wounded While Ministering To The Dying 5 Samuel De Champlain Era Murdered By
the Iroquois, 92; missionary in Cape Breton, 1633, 237. =Bib.=:...
Born in England. Under the direction of Governor
Shirley of Ma...
Bib : Record Of The Proceedings Of The Halifax Fisheries Commission
Journal De Quebec
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Cauchon writes for, 24; praises Ca...
Bib : Parkman Half Century Of Conflict Roy Intendants De La
Nouvelle-France (R. S. C., 1903).
Ailleboust De Coulonge Louis D'
Administered settlement of
Villemarie during the absence of Ma...
Pope Joseph 1854- Eldest Son Of William Henry Pope Qv
Private secretary to Sir John A. Macdonald, 1882-1891; under-se...
Aroostook War 1839 Wilmot Era Arose Out Of Unsettled Boundary Question
between Maine and New Brunswick, 135. =Bib.=: Sprague, The
(John Graves Simcoe era) Member of Legislative Council, 79.
Tilley Sir Leonard 1818-1896 Wilmot Era Grandson Of William Peters 3
succeeds Wilmot as lieutenant-governor, 133. (Tilley era) Elect...
Dieskau Jean Armand Baron De 1701-1777 Of German Descent Served
with distinction under Marshal Saxe. When it was made known to ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Schoolmaster at Quebec, 234.
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalist, murder of, 198.
St Ours Charles Louis Roch De 1753-1834 Entered Public Life On
the establishment of civil government in Canada, and appointed ...
(Tilley era) Returned for St. John, 25.
Lafayette Marie Jean Paul Joseph Roche Yves Gilbert Du Motier Marquis
de= (1757-1834). Sailed for America in 1777, with a number of other
French officers, and appointed by Congress a major-general. Met
Washington at Philadelphia, and a close friendship sprang up between the
two. Wounded at Brandywine. Given command of a division of Washington's
army. In 1778 appointed to the command of an expedition against Canada,
which ended in a fiasco. Served with distinction at Monmouth, and later
in Virginia. Secured from France an auxiliary force of 6000 men to
assist the Americans. After the close of the war, commanded a division
of the French army in the war against Austria, 1792, but removed by the
Jacobins, and fled to Belgium. Captured, and imprisoned by the
Austrians, and not set free until 1797. After Waterloo, sat in the
Chamber of Deputies, 1818-1824; visited the United States in the latter
year; and in 1830 instrumental in placing Louis Philippe on the throne.
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