en received in New England, surprised the little English garrison at Canseau; destroyed the fishery, the fort, and the other buildings there, and removed eighty men, as
Memoirs of Last War prisoners of war, to Louisburg.
The fortifications of Annapolis, the only remaining defence of Nova Scotia, were in a state of ruin.
An attack made upon it by Indians in the service of the French, accompanied by Le Loutre, their missionary, was with difficulty repelled.
The inhabitants of the province, si the large fleet from France, under the command of the duke d'anville, wasted by storms and shipwrecks, and pestilential disease; enfeebled by the sudden death of its commander, and the delirium and suicide of his successor,—did not even attack Annapolis.
In the next year, the French
1747 fleet, with troops destined for Canada and Nova Scotia, was encountered by Anson and Warren; and all its intrepidity could not save it from striking its colors.
The American colonies suffered only on the fr
Alabama entered by Soto, I. 48.
By the French, II. 200, 348, 352, 365.
Albany founded, II. 273.
Alexander's, Sir William, patent, I. 332.
Algonquins war with the Dutch, II. 288.
Visited by Jesuits, III. 128.
Allouez, Father, III. 149.
Amidas, his voyage, I. 92.
Anabaptism in Massachusetts, I. 449.
Anabaptists popular reformers, II. 460.
Andros, Edmund, II. 405.
Lands at Boston, 427.
In Virginia, III. 25.
Annapolis, Maryland, III. 31.
Anne, Queen, war of; III. 206.
Gives audience to five sachems, 219.
Anson's expedition, II. 439.
Antinornian controversy, I. 386.
Archdale, John, III. 16.
Argall, I. 146, 148, 151, 152.
Arkansas entered by Soto, I. 52.
By the Jesuits, III. 160.
Artaguette, III. 366.
Assiento, the, III. 231.
Benefit of it given to the South Sea company, 401.
Augustine, St., I. 69.
Austria, its war of succession, III. 449.
Ayllon, voyage of, I. 36.
456 Peorias, III. 197.
Pepperell, William, III. 458.
Pequods, war with the, I 397, 400.
Peters, Hugh, arrives, I. 383.
His death, II. 32.
Philadelphia founded, II. 389,
Philip, King, II. 98.
Phipps, William, III. 83.
Pilgrims, their flight, I. 301.
At Leyden, 302.
Sail for America, 307.
Arrive at Cape Cod, 309.
Land at Plymouth, 313.
Their sufferings, 314.
Plymouth colony, royal commissioners in, II. 84.
Revolution in, 449.
United with Massachusetts, II. 81. See Pilgrims.
Pocahontas, I. 131, 146.
Poisson, Du, III. 361.
Pokanokets, II. 98; III. 238.
Port Royal founded, I. 26.
Its name changed to Annapolis, III. 218.
Portugal, voyages of, I. 14.
Slavery in, 166.
Its colonial system, III. 113.
Potawatomies, III. 242.
Poutrincourt's discoveries, I. 26.
Powhatan, I. 125.
Pring, Martin, in Maine, I. 113.
Providence founded, I. 379. See Rhode Island.
Puritans, I. 279.
Conference with, 296.
Character of, 460.