Canadian History Dictionary St Laurent
Village on north bank of St. Lawrence. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montca...
On the St. Lawrence River. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Improv...
A village two miles below Quebec. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm er...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Montcalm's early childhood spent at, 3.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Attacks Mackenzie in Upper Canada ...
Estaing Charles Hector Theodat Count D' 1729-1794 Sir Frederick Haldimand Era His
proclamation to French-Canadians, 123. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Sewell Jonathan 1766-1839 Born At Cambridge Mass Educated At
Bristol, England. In 1785 studied law in New Brunswick under Wa...
(General Brock era) Question of land grant for, 138; letters to...
Second-in-command, under Admiral Saunders, before
Rockingham Charles Watson-wentworth Marquis Of 1730-1782 Born In
Yorkshire, England. Educated at Westminster School and St. John...
Campbell Sir Archibald 1769-1843 Born In Scotland Entered The
army, 1787. Served throughout the Peninsular War, 1808-1814; in...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Father of Sir John A. Macdonald, nat...
Levis Heights Of
Opposite Quebec. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Skirmishing on...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Armed vessel, foundering of, 163....
Annand William 1808-1892 Born In Halifax County Entered The Nova
Scotia Assembly as one of the members for Halifax, 1836; financ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's description of, 4.
Mitchell Peter 1824-1899 Born In Newcastle New Brunswick
Educated at the Newcastle Grammar School; called to the bar, 18...
Daly John Corry Wilson 1796-1878 Born In Liverpool England For
some time an assistant surgeon in the navy. Emigrated to the Un...
Perceval Spencer 1762-1812 General Brock Era British Prime Minister
assassinated, 192. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Commands German Troops 145 Joins Burgoyne At St Johns
147; his regret at Carleton's being superseded in military comm...
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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