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Sir Isaac Brock ; The Count de Puisaye

Janet Carnochan

Sir Isaac Brock ; The Count de Puisaye

by Janet Carnochan

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Published by s.n.] in [Niagara, Ont.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Puisaye, Joseph Geneviève, -- comte de, -- 1755-1827,
  • Brock, Isaac, -- Sir, -- 1769-1812,
  • Canada -- History -- War of 1812

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe Count de Puisaye
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 76675, Niagara Historical Society -- no. 15.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (30 fr.)
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17505423M
    ISBN 100665766750

    At the same time that William Brock received his brother’s personal effects in June of , a monument to Sir Isaac Brock was being proposed for St. Paul’s Cathedral.¹ As its main proponent, William Brock surely recognized the importance of having a good likeness from which to sculpt the hero’s face.² Unfortunately, the portrait. The Count de PUisaye; a forgotten page of Canadian history, by Janet Carnochan. An Old family account book, by Michael Gonder Sherk. Major-General Sir Isaac Brock, by J.A. Macdonell.

    BROCK, Sir ISAAC, army officer and colonial administrator; b. 6 Oct. in St Peter Port, Guernsey, eighth son of John Brock and Elizabeth De Lisle; d. 13 Oct. at Queenston Heights, Upper Canada. He never married, and there seems to be no real evidence to support the stories that have been told of a romantic attachment in Canada.   The life and correspondence of Major-General Sir Isaac Brock, K.B.: interspersed with notices of the celebrated Indian chief, Tecumseh, and comprising E.W. Tupper, R.N., and Colonel W. De Vic [Brock, Isaac Sir] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The life and correspondence of Major-General Sir Isaac Brock, K.B.: interspersed with notices of the celebrated .

    Brock was born in St Peter Port on 6 October the eighth son of Jean Brock and Elizabeth de Lisle. He was educated in Guernsey and Hampshire, but also spent a year in Rotterdam learning French. He was noted as a fine athlete - excelling in boxing and swimming, and used to swim from the coast to Castle Cornet. In March he became an. Find a Grave, database and images (: accessed), memorial page for Isaac Brock (6 Oct –13 Oct ), Find a Grave Memorial no. , citing Monument on Queenston Heights, Queenston, Niagara Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave.


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CARNOCHAN, Janet SIR ISAAC BROCK. THE COUNT OF DE PUISAYE Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON: Niagara Historical Society, pp 40 + 3 plates. Ink name on front cover, neat repairs to spine, yelowing to covers and text paper, VG otherwise.

NHS publication # Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced. Condition: Binding: Softcover Book Continue reading SIR ISAAC BROCK. THE COUNT. Major-General Sir Isaac Brock KB (6 October – 13 October ) was a British Army officer and colonial administrator from was assigned to Lower Canada in Despite facing desertions and near-mutinies, he commanded his regiment in Upper Canada (part of present-day Ontario) successfully for many was promoted to major general, and became responsible for Monarch: George III.

Chouannerie and counter-revolution: Puisaye, the princes, and the British government in the s by Maurice Hutt (Book); A colony of émigrés in Canada, by Lucy Elizabeth TEXTOR (Book); Sir Isaac Brock ; The Count de Puisaye by Janet Carnochan (Book).

The True Face of Sir Isaac Brock is a bit of a challenge to read in some stretches because of the proliferation of versions of portraits and the multitude of characters trying to prove or to deny their veracity.

Still, the occasional density of the text is. Daniel de Lisle Brock was Bailiff immediately before John Guille. He was responsible for printing Guernsey’s first banknotes and appears on the £1 note issued from It’s perhaps no surprise, then, that Isaac Brock joined the army inbefore his 16th birthday, and spent time serving in.

Major-General Sir Isaac Brock KB (6 October – Octo ) was a British Major-General and administrator. Brock is best remembered as a brilliant leader and strategist for his actions while stationed in the Canadian colonies. His efforts earned him a knighthood, accolades, and the moniker The Hero of Upper Canada.

Brock was assigned to Canada inand became responsible for. Sir Isaac Brock, military commander, administrator of Upper Canada (b at St Peter Port, Guernsey 6 Oct ; d at Queenston Heights, UC 13 Oct ). Isaac Brock was educated in Guernsey, Southampton (England) and Rotterdam.

At age 15 he entered the army by buying a commission in the 8th (King's) Regiment of Foot. Major General Sir Isaac Brock is remembered as the Hero of Upper Canada for his defence of what is now Ontario during the War ofand also for his noble death at the Battle of Queenston Heights.

In the more than two centuries since then, Brock?s likeness has been lost in a confusing array of portraits-most of which are misidentified or Author: Guy St-Denis. Laxer’s book cleverly explains the war and the emergence of a Canadian identity through the lives of British Major General Sir Isaac Brock and Shawnee chieftain Tecumseh.

A 20th century depiction of the meeting between Major-General Brock and Tecumseh. Library and Archives Canada. As the ship glided through the dark waters of Lake Erie, Major-General Isaac Brock turned his eye to the shoreline of Upper Canada, the province under his care and knew that the darkness hid soldiers camped along the shores or in garrisons at British.

One of two illustrations of Isaac Brock included in the book "The Story of Isaac Brock" by Walter R. Nursey.[24]After a period of leave in England over winter –6, and promotion to colonel on 29 October ,[25] Brock returned to Canada to find himself temporarily in command of the entire British army there.

Image caption Oliver Brock said the design was aimed at showing the energy his ancestor had shown in life. Ahead of the th anniversary of the death of Guernsey military hero Maj Gen Sir Isaac.

Sir Isaac Brock: the Count de Puisaye. by Janet Carnochan 1 edition - first published in Not in Library. History of Niagara: in part. -- by Janet History, Accessible book, St. Andrew's Church (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont.).

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Citation Information. Article Title. Sir Isaac Brock saves Canada from US invasion. Author. The English reformation, its principles and blessings [microform]: a sermon preached by the Rev. Isaac Brock, M.A. in St. Peter's Church, Sherbrooke, on Sunday evening, November 17th,being the th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth by.

23 results for sir isaac brock coin Save sir isaac brock coin to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Unfollow sir isaac brock coin to stop getting updates on your eBay Feed. Plaques & Markers in Niagara Parks. Niagara Parks encompasses a unique landscape that is rich in historical and natural significance.

Over monuments and plaques that identify the landmarks, events and persons important to the history of the region are placed along the Niagara Parkway, a roadway that follows the Niagara River through Niagara Parks from Fort Erie north to Niagara-on-the-Lake.Ferdinand Brock Tupper () the great historian of the Channel Islands, author of "The life and correspondence of Sir Isaac Brock K.B."(), states in this important book that the general's parents John Brock Esq.

and Elizabeth de Lisle, had in fact 14 children (4 women and 10 men).Sir Isaac Brock is known for capturing Fort Detroit with the aid of his First Nation allies led by Tecumseh. He later died at the Battle of Queenston Heights in the year General Brock is regarded as one of Canada's greatest military heroes.

He is also held in high esteem in his birth place of Guernsey.