Canadian History Dictionary Astorians
Name applied to members of the two expeditions fitted out
Clarendon George William Frederick Villiers Fourth Earl Of
(1800-1870). Ambassador at Madrid, 1833-1839; lord privy seal,
(Lord Dorchester era) American officer, demands surrender of Ca...
(Samuel de Champlain era) French vessel seized by the English, ...
Ulloa Antonia De 1716-1795 Born In Seville Spain Studied At
Seville, and in 1733 entered the navy. Accompanied astronomical...
The treaty of Washington having provided for a
commission, to ...
Courier Upper Canada
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Publishes doggerel abuse of Assemb...
William Iii 1650-1702 King Of England Son Of William Ii Prince Of
Orange, and Mary, daughter of Charles I of England. In 1677 mar...
Villebon Chevalier De
Arrived at Port Royal, June 14, 1690, being
commissioned to in...
Belleau Sir Narcisse 1808-1894 Born In The City Of Quebec And
educated there. In 1852 a member of the Legislative Council, an...
Merritt William Hamilton 1793-1862 Born In Westchester County New
York. Came to Canada with his parents, 1796. Served during the ...
Nairne Captain John
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand gives him rank of major...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His report on state of affairs at...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era French Minister Glad To Get Rid Of Canada 11
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era His Reserve At Minorca 33 Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Born in Water Leven, Dumbartonshire, Scotland. Joined the
De Soyres Rev John
(Tilley era) Conducts funeral service of Sir Leonard
Le Milletiere Dubois De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Perishes with his men on fireship, 98.
Hume Joseph 1777-1855 Born At Montrose Scotland Studied
medicine; entered the service of the East India Company, 1797; ...
Vincent John 1765-1848 Born In England In 1781 Entered The Army
as ensign, and promoted lieutenant the same year. In 1786 captain; in
1795 major; in 1800 lieutenant-colonel; and in 1810 colonel. Served with
distinction during the War of 1812-1814 in Canada, and in 1813 promoted
major-general. Took part in the capture of St. Domingo in the West
Indies, and in the expedition to Copenhagen under Sir Hyde Parker. In
1841 reached the grade of general. =Index=: (General Brock era) Of the 49th, his
military service, 124; ordered to Fort George, 229. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat.
Biog.; Lucas, Canadian War of 1812.
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