Category: Battle of the Plains of Abraham

Categories: French and Indian War Conflicts | Seven Years' War | New France Armed Forces | Québec, Canada, Nouvelle-France

This category contains profiles of persons associated with the Battle of the Plains of Abraham.

The Battle of the Plains of Abraham, also known as the Battle of Quebec, (Bataille des Plaines d'Abraham or Première bataille de Québec in French) was a pivotal battle in the Seven Years' War (referred to as the French and Indian War in the United States). The battle, which began on 13 September 1759, was fought by the British Army and Navy against the French Army on a plateau just outside the walls of, on land that was originally owned by a farmer named Abraham Martin, hence the name of the battle. The battle involved fewer than 10,000 troops between both sides, but proved to be a deciding moment in the conflict between France and Britain over the fate of New France, influencing the later creation of Canada.

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Person Profiles (38)

B

06 Oct 1741 Charlesbourg, Canada, Nouvelle-France - 1828 photo
1734 Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony - 1785
01 Mar 1739 Milton, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay - 27 Jul 1821
21 Mar 1745 Trenent, Lothian est, Écosse, Scotland - 11 Jan 1833
16 Feb 1735 Notre-Dame, Carsan, Languedoc, France - 29 Jul 1799

C

bef 1740 - 22 Dec 1818
abt 1740 Massachusetts Bay Colony - 16 Apr 1782

D

1704 - 02 Nov 1787
23 Dec 1733 Saint-Omer, Picardie, France - bef Jan 1812

E

abt 1730 Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts - 1760

F

26 May 1732 Scotland - 15 Oct 1759 photo

G

abt 1727 Montagny, Canada, Nouvelle-France - 1759
02 Apr 1709 Québec, Canada, Nouvelle-France - abt 1760

H

10 Jan 1724 Topsfield, Essex, Province of Massachusetts Bay - 10 Oct 1805

I

23 Apr 1714 Dumfriesshire, Scotland - 22 Apr 1796

J

16 Aug 1726 Grignon, Bourgogne, France - bef 20 Oct 1769

M

abt 1732 Inverness-shire, Scotland - 1760
1720 Arisaig, Inverness-shire, Scotland - abt 1805
aft 1728 Scotland - 21 Jan 1763
1725 Inverness-shire, Scotland - 05 Oct 1790
1736 Keppoch, Inverness-shire, Scotland - 1788
abt 1720 Mull, Argyll, Scotland - 07 Jan 1774
abt 1720 Barra, Inverness Scotland - 13 Sep 1759
abt 10 Feb 1724 - 13 Jul 1772
1735 Isle of Mull, Argyll, Scotland - 18 Jul 1819
19 Feb 1717 Villiers-les-Luxeuil, Franche-Comté, France - 08 Feb 1801
24 Jun 1726 Yorkshire, England - 21 May 1782 photo

M cont.

28 Feb 1712 Château de Candiac, Languedoc, France - 14 Sep 1759 photo
22 Apr 1736 Gibraltar - 26 Jun 1799 photo
09 Feb 1742 Saint-François-de-Sales-de-la-Rivière-du-Sud, Canada, Nouvelle-France - 20 Jun 1829

P

17 Oct 1749 Saint Helier, Bailiwick of Jersey - 10 Apr 1834 photo
05 Nov 1736 Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts - 13 Sep 1759

R

02 Apr 1728 County Londonderry, Ireland - 23 Sep 1790

S

12 Dec 1717 Montréal, Canada, Nouvelle France - 14 Sep 1759
01 Apr 1724 Londonderry, Rockingham, New Hampshire - 27 Aug 1776
23 Aug 1735 Stenton, East Lothian, Scotland - abt 1805 photo

T

04 Feb 1727 County Wexford, Ireland - 02 Feb 1792

W

02 Jan 1727 Westerham, Kent, England - 13 Sep 1759 photo




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