Canadian History Dictionary Index : Bishop Laval Era Left In Charge Of Fort Crevecoeur 149 Driven Out By
Iroquois, 194; La Salle makes him his representative in Canada,...
For some years a member of the Assembly of Lower
A town on the south-west coast of the province of Nova
Quesnel Jules Maurice
(Sir James Douglas era) Accompanies Simon Fraser on voyage down...
A member of the Society of Jesus. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era...
Russell Peter 1755-1825 Born In England In 1791 Accompanied
Simcoe to Canada, and appointed inspector-general; later becomi...
Thornton Sir Edward
Born in London, England, 1817; son of Sir Edward
Bib : Works: Report On Popular Education Affairs Of The Canadas
Story of My Life; Canadian Methodism; Loyalists of America. For...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the vessels of Company of New ...
Denys Nicolas 1598-1688 Born At Tours Early Took To Sea And In
1633 became interested in the fisheries of Nova Scotia. A short...
Index : Count Frontenac Era Assassination Of 11 Samuel De Champlain Era Assassinated 64 Bib :
Chambers, Biog. Dict.
Served in the army for some years; appointed governor of
Wolfe James 1727-1759 Wolfe / Montcalm Era Intrusted By William Pitt With Command
of expedition against Quebec, 65, 73; singular anecdote of, 65;...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Suggested As Site For City 175 Douglas's Spelling Of
name, 175; H. M. S. Constance arrives there, 184.
(Lord Sydenham era) Poulett Thomson's speech on, 17. (Lord Elgi...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Country chalet built for Simcoe near Y...
Newspaper published at New York. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenz...
Mabane Adam 1734-1792 Born In Scotland Studied Medicine At
Edinburgh University; came to Canada, and practised his profess...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Post at Oswego to be established ...
Fiedmont Jacquot De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Engineer, fortifies bridges over River S...
Murray James 1719-1794 Entered The Army 1740 And Served In The
West Indies, Flanders, and Brittany. In 1758 commanded a brigade at
Louisbourg; and the left wing of the army at the battle of the Plains,
1759. After the surrender of Quebec, left in command, and defended the
city against the French, 1760. On Oct. 27, 1760, appointed governor of
Quebec, and from 1763 to 1766 governor of Canada. In 1772
lieutenant-general; in 1774 governor of Minorca; and 1783 promoted
general. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Under Wolfe, character of, 74; governor of
Canada, and highly esteemed by Canadians, 74; joins Holmes's fleet with
four battalions, 161; commands British centre in battle of Plains, 189;
takes command at Quebec, 235; issues proclamation, 236; maintains strict
discipline, 237; learns of intended attack on Quebec, 250, 251; his
proclamation ordering civilians to leave the city, 250; goes out to meet
Levis and occupies Ste. Foy, 252; returns to city, 253; his character
described by Bernier, 254; leads army out to give battle to Levis, 256;
orders attack, 258; loses battle, 263; foresees coming trouble with
British colonies, 269. (Lord Dorchester era) Administrator of Canada, 2; character of his
government, 4; quells mutiny, 4; after cession (1763) appointed governor
of Canada, 9; his troubles with English settlers, 9, 10, 14; wins
confidence of French-Canadians, 10; appoints Council, 13; sends Cramahe
to London to represent condition of affairs, 16; his recall petitioned
for by certain of the English settlers, 17; defended by Canadian
seigniors, 18; goes to Montreal in connection with Walker case, 21;
summoned home, 23; presents report on colony, 24-28; somewhat offended
at Carleton's proclamation relinquishing fees, 35; resigns governorship,
57. (George Brown Era) Instructed to provide for support of Protestant clergy and
schools, 51-52. (General Brock era) His heroic defence of Quebec, 35. (Louis Joseph Papineau era) His iron rule
relaxed, 8. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Marches on Montreal, 34, 36, 37; governor of Quebec,
41; his feelings towards French-Canadians, 42; his precautionary
measures, 43; threatened friction with Haldimand, 49; his friendship for
Haldimand's nephew, 49-50; made governor-general, 53; petitions against
and in favour of, 60; his high regard for Haldimand, 94. =Bib.=: Dict.
Nat. Biog.; Morgan, Cel. Can.; Doughty, Siege of Quebec; Wood, The
Fight for Canada; Parkman, Montcalm and Wolfe; Bradley, The Fight
with France and The Making of Canada; Lucas, History of Canada.
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