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(Count Frontenac era) Sulpician, appointed vicar-general for Ca...
Riel Louis 1844-1885 Born In St Boniface Manitoba Educated At
the Jesuit College, Montreal. Leader of the Rebellion of 1869-1...
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A city of British Columbia, founded by Colonel R. C.
Moody in ...
On Mohawk River, near Lake Oneida. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester er...
See Ticonderoga. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Fort seized by
Howe Joseph 1804-1873 Joseph Howe Era Born At Halifax 1804 1 His Father
John Howe, a United Empire Loyalist, 1, 2; his Southampton spee...
Cadet Joseph Michel
Began life as a butcher; won the confidence of
the intendant B...
Organized as a provisional district in 1882. It then
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various par...
St George Sir Thomas Bligh 1765-1837 Born In England Entered The
army and rose to the rank of major-general, 1819. Came to Canad...
City and seaport of New Brunswick, situated at the mouth of
Bib : Cyc Am Biog Correspondence Between The Late Commodore
Stephen Decatur and Commodore James Barron.
Grey Charles Second Earl 1764-1845 Distinguished British
statesman, noted particularly for his connection with the first...
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(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Sent by North West Company,...
(Bishop Laval era) Cause of difficulty between the court of Fra...
Crooks James 1778-1860 Born In Scotland Came To Canada 1794 And
settled at Niagara. Engaged in mercantile life. Commanded a com...
Mclaren Dr Murray
(Tilley era) Attends Sir Leonard Tilley, 145.
Sherwood Captain Justus
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Commissioner for exchange of pris...
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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