Canadian History Dictionary Pichon Thomas
A native of France; in early life a medical student.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Battery at, captured, 182.
Chartier De Lotbiniere Rene Louis
(Bishop Laval era) Appointed to Sovereign
Council, 166. (Count...
Daly John Corry Wilson 1796-1878 Born In Liverpool England For
some time an assistant surgeon in the navy. Emigrated to the Un...
(George Brown Era) Secret of its success in 1878, 241. (Sir Joh...
Mountain George Jehoshaphat 1789-1863 Born In England Educated At
Cambridge; ordained deacon, 1812, and priest, 1816. In 1814-181...
Bib : Bryce Hudson's Bay Company Laut Pathfinders Of The West
and Conquest of the Great North-West.
Notre Dame Des Anges
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit convent, 45, 227; views of Jes...
Roebuck John Arthur 1801-1879 Born In Madras India Brought To
Canada at an early age, and educated here. Went to England in 1...
Robineau De Becancour Rene
(Lord Elgin era) His seigniory of Portneuf made a
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Rad...
Edgar Sir James David 1841-1899 Studied Law And Called To The Bar
of Upper Canada, 1864. Elected to House of Commons, 1872. Sent ...
Henry Patrick 1736-1799 American Statesman Index : Lord Dorchester Era His
rhetorical exaggerations, 197. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Des Barres William Frederick 1800-1885 Born In Nova Scotia
Educated at Halifax Grammar School; called to the bar of Nova S...
Born in New England. Engaged in the fur trade west of
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Negotiations For Begun 45 117 Arranged For By British
North America Act, 151; difficulty in selecting route, 152,153;...
Born in Ireland. Emigrated to Canada, and settled in
Murdoch T W C
(Lord Sydenham era) Appointed civil secretary, 152.
(Tilley era) Sir Leonard Tilley's great-grandfather, 1; a
Roquemont Claude De Sieur De Brison
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assists in forming Company
of New Fr...
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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