First Nations after war
- fur prices fell-- only one buyer,no more competition
- fewer lower-quality trade goods given to aboriginals.
-- annual presents given by french gone,british don't need to do anything.
- displaced european settlers,land speculators.
- protect native territories,lands not held by britain,---- "Indian territory"
---any land that had not been formally ceded to Britain were reserved as indian
- sales west of
- resistance,especially inland
- some violence-- eg.Ponetiacs uprising,1763
-Wm.Johnson,Molly and Joseph Brant-- negotiated boundaries of Indian
territory but were ignored.
- eased transition to british rule,led to quebec act of 1774
QuebecAct,1774--- used to blend british and colonial rule
- seigneurial system
- english criminal law
- french civil law
- catholics in law,government
- no elected assembly
- borders extended,Ohio territory,Labrador,northern areas.
- habitants:traditional land ownership,authority
- anglo-protestants merchants:no democracy
-American colonists:Ohio territory annexed
- Native groups:traditional lands annexed
- British:Catholic freedoms
Nova Scotia - 1758,elected assembly
- immigration encouraged
- New England "planters"
- "Yankees",dissenters (those not of theAnglican Church;other protestants)
-Acadians were allowed to return in they swore allegiance but land was taken
(mostly by planters)and went into ﬁshing settlements,became ﬁshers,not
- mix of europeans,mostly protest