Canadian History Dictionary Campbell Stewart
(Joseph Howe era) Chosen leader of Anti-Confederation party in
(Samuel de Champlain era) Marries Champlain, 66; spends four ye...
Whitney Sir James Pliny 1843- Born At Williamsburg Ontario
Educated at the Cornwall Grammar School. Served for some years ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Their bravery, 7, 8; take up land...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Kerr D S
(Wilmot era) Council for Doak and Hill in libel case, 75.
Founded by Champlain (q.v.), in 1608. Seventy-three
Index : George Brown Era Member Of Brief Brown Ministry 102 On Committee Of
Anti-Slavery Society, 112; speech on Confederation, 1859, 135; ...
(General Brock era) British sloop, her boats capture United Sta...
Jefferson Thomas 1743-1826 Third President Of The United States
Bib : Morgan Can Men
Don De Dieu
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name of vessel in which Champlain sai...
Prince Of Wales College
Located at Charlottetown, Prince Edward
Island. Founded, 1860,...
Brown George Mackenzie 1869- Son Of George Brown Born In Canada
Educated at Upper Canada College, Toronto, Merchiston Castle Sc...
Pericard Michelle De
(Bishop Laval era) Mother of Laval, 17; death of, 26.
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...
Mclaren Dr Murray
(Tilley era) Attends Sir Leonard Tilley, 145.
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Proposed Government Subsidy In Connection With University
scheme, 29; college and its property secularized, becoming Univ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of vessel in which Champlain ...
Ryswick Treaty Of
Concluded in 1697; brought peace between Great
Britain and Fra...
Montcalm Louis Joseph Marquis De 1712-1759 Wolfe / Montcalm Era Seigneur De Saint
Veran, his appointment as commander-in-chief in New France, 1; his
friendship with Chevalier de Levis, 3; birth and descent of, 3;
education, 4; enters the army, 4; returns to Candiac, his birthplace, 5;
his marriage, 5; colonel of Auxerrois Regiment, 6; promoted to be
brigadier, 7; major-general with command of troops in North America, 7;
character of, 11; his expedition sails from Brest, 12; lands at Cap
Tourmente, 12; greatly interested in Quebec, 15; goes to Montreal to
meet Vaudreuil, 27; king's instructions made him subordinate to
Vaudreuil, 28; places troops of Fort Carillon under charge of Levis, 32;
goes to Fort Frontenac, 34; captures Oswego, 34; erects a cross in
commemoration of the event, 35; calls a general assembly of the Indian
warriors, 40-42; vainly endeavours to arrest massacre at Fort William
Henry, 50; destroys the fort, 51; reports to home government destitute
condition of country and army, 53; his victory at Fort Carillon, 54-61;
erects cross with Latin inscription, 61; inveterate hatred between him
and Vaudreuil, 62; returning to Quebec, finds nothing in readiness, 79;
summons meeting of naval men, 80; speaks of Vaudreuil as playing the
general, 83; promoted to rank of lieutenant-general, 84; sarcastic
entries in his journal, 87; makes manor of De Salaberry at Beauport his
headquarters, 94; his military prudence, 96; little confidence in
fireships, 98; prepares for an attack on Beauport side, 104; consults
Levis as to concentration of their forces, 106; not anxious to dislodge
British from left bank of Montmorency, 119; gains battle at the
Montmorency River, 138-141; accuses English of scalping, 150;
despondent, 151; letter to Bourlamaque, 157; rearranges his forces, 159;
thought cliff above Quebec inaccessible, 160; writes to Levis expressing
desire to have him near, 165; despondent but determined to hold out,
173; completely deceived by feint made by British at Beauport, 174; his
anxiety respecting boats bringing provisions, 175; learns that the
British have gained the heights, 187, 188; sends forward troops and
immediately follows, 188; orders all remaining troops forward, 190;
disregards Vaudreuil's request not to precipitate engagement, 193; his
action severely criticized, 193, 194; encourages his troops, 196;
mortally wounded, 201; consulted by Vaudreuil as to best course to
pursue, 212; carried into house of Dr. Arnoux, 218; his message to
Townshend, 219; death and burial, 220, 221; forgotten in France,
remembered and honoured in Canada, 239. (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Causes of his defeat at
Quebec, 143. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) At Carillon, 18; unable to take advantage of victory
there, 22; destroys fort at Oswego, 25; a forged letter of, 49; his
memory green with Canadians, 122; referred to in D'Estaing's appeal,
123. =Bib.=: Doughty, Siege of Quebec; Wood, The Fight for Canada;
Parkman, Montcalm and Wolfe; Bradley, The Fight with France;
Bonnechose, Montcalm et le Canada Francais; Casgrain, Montcalm et
Levis; Martin, Le Marquis de Montcalm; Guerin, Montcalm;
Manuscrits de Levis, ed. by Casgrain, vols. 6 and 7.
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