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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter
: operations about 52 Charleston, .--fall of 1865 Charleston, Savannah, etc. (search)
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 12 (search)
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 14 (search)
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing),
Johnston, William 1780- (search)
Johnston, William 1780- Revolutionist; born in Canada, in 1780; was an American spy on the Canada frontier
adventurous man, and cordially hating the British, Johnston was easily persuaded by the American sympathizers r the use of the patriots.
With a desperate band, Johnston rushed on board of the Peel at Wells's
William JWilliam Johnston. Island, not far below Clayton, on the night of May 29, 1838.
They were armed with muskets and bayone r), set on fire, and sent blazing over Niagara.
Johnston's commission. Falls.
The passengers and baggage o manage her. Governor Marcy, of New York, declared Johnston an outlaw, and offered a reward of $500 for his pe of any person concerned in the infamous outrage.
Johnston, in a proclamation issued from Fort Watson, declar d States. Fort Watson was a myth.
It was wherever Johnston was seated among the Thousand Islands, where for a st night, and soon joined her. They went home, and Johnston was not molested afterwards.
The patriots urged h
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 24. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.1 (search)
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.16 (search)
The Daily Dispatch: February 19, 1861., [Electronic resource], The oil discoveries in
Western Virginia. (search)
Passengers per Steamship Yorktown, Parrish, master, from New York. --Wm. Johnston, Isaac H. Small, F. H. Doremus, John Morgan, R. H. Robinson, Geo. Robbins, Capt. R. R. Parker, W. W. Griggs, Dr. J. B. Brooks, Mrs. Simons, S. R. Olmstead, G. W. Thompson, J. Horsman, Miss Sally G. Sydnor, G. L. Kirby, Chas. Van Pelt, V. H. Tatum, Wm. A. Smith, Mrs. Campbell and child, and 15 steerage. Also, from Norfolk.--Robt. Dickson, Dr. E. C. Robinson, Geo. Foy. Wm. Hinchman, Jno. Askew, R. S. Thomas, T. A. Walters, J. J. Whitehurst.
A sharp contest for the gubernatorial office is progressing in the North Carolina newspapers. The rival candidates are Wm. Johnston and Colonel Vance. A severe hail storm occurred in the country on James river, some distance below Richmond, last Sunday afternoon. Martial law and the liquor blockade being firmly established in Petersburg, a theatrical company is playing "The Drunkard" at Phœnix Hall. There are at present over $30,000,000 worth of goods in the various bonded warehouses of New York. Hon. D'Arcy McGee was re-elected by acclamation to the Canadian Parliament for Montreal West on the 5th.
The Daily Dispatch: October 20, 1862., [Electronic resource], Affairs at