Canadian History Dictionary Begon Michel Sieur De La Picardiere 1674-1740 Filled The Office
of inspector-general of marines, in France, 1707-1710. In the l...
Index : Count Frontenac Era Expedition Of Courcelles To 59 Of Frontenac 76-84 Fort
afterwards known as Fort Frontenac, erected at, 83. (Sir Freder...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Former hostage with French, acts as guid...
Cobb Sylvanus 1709-1762 A Native Of Plymouth Mass Served In The
expedition against Louisbourg, 1745. For some years engaged in ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Father of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Fort St Frederic
See Crown Point. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) At head of Lak...
The treaty of Washington having provided for a
commission, to ...
Newspaper published at Montreal. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontain...
(Count Frontenac era) Takes part in expedition against Montreal...
Papal Nuncio. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Authorizes est...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on bra...
Jogues Isaac 1607-1646 Born At Orleans France Entered The
Society of Jesus, and sailed for Canada in 1636. Set out almost...
(Lord Sydenham era) Their powers and functions, and relations t...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Establishes school at Niagara and afte...
(Count Frontenac era) Seizes government of New York, 266.
John And Thomas
(Count Frontenac era) Vice-admiral's ship in Phipps's squadron,...
Laflamme Rodolphe 1827-1893 Born In Montreal Entered Public Life
as member for Jacques-Cartier in Dominion House, 1872; minister...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Town mayor of Quebec, strikes insubordin...
Gunn Donald 1797-1878 Born In Falkirk Scotland Entered The
service of the Hudson's Bay Company, 1813. Left the service, 18...
Prevost Major Augustin
Son of preceding. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Intere...
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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