Canadian History Dictionary De Lancy's Brigade Of Loyalists
(Lord Dorchester era) Mentioned, 202.
(Count Frontenac era) Officer of Frontenac, arrested by Perrot,...
Richardson John 1796-1852 Born Near Niagara Falls Ontario In
1812 served during the war in the Canadian militia; at the batt...
Queen Charlotte Islands
A group in the Pacific Ocean, off the coast
of British Columbi...
Brouse W H
(Egerton Ryerson era) Graduate of Victoria College, 144.
Oswald Richard 1705-1784 Lord Dorchester Era Sent To Discuss Matters With
Franklin, 192, 213. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Newspaper, Mackenzie publishes, 46...
Mctavish Simon 1750-1804 Born In The Highlands Of Scotland A Man
of "enormous energy and decision of character." Settled at Mont...
Haultain Frederick William Gordon 1857- Born In Woolwich
England. Educated at Montreal High School, Peterborough Collegi...
Bib : Morgan Cel Can
St Lawrence And Atlantic Railway
(Lord Elgin era) Chartered, 1845, to connect
with Atlantic and...
Index : George Brown Era Federal Union Of All British North American Provinces Not
acceptable to, 155; feeling in favour of Confederation all but
Bidwell Marshall Spring 1799-1872 Born In New England Came To
Canada with his father, 1812, and practised law. In 1824-1835 a...
Hamilton Paul 1762-1816 General Brock Era United States Secretary Of The Navy
173. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Association Of Canadian Refugees
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Formed in 1839, 448; object of,
The county seat of Schenectady County, New York. Settled
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Take refuge in the General Hospital, 115...
(Lord Dorchester era) Murder of, 152.
Crooks James 1778-1860 Born In Scotland Came To Canada 1794 And
settled at Niagara. Engaged in mercantile life. Commanded a com...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 257, 258.
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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