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A Sketch of the Life of the Hon. and Right Reverend Alexander MacDonell
Appendix B

Bishop Macdonell used constantly to declare that every gentleman of his name should be either a priest or a soldier.

I have compiled a list of the officers of the name who have served in Canada in the regular service and militia during critical periods, from official sources and family records. It shows that the men of Glengarry's clan, perhaps the most pronounced of all the Jacobites, have done their share to implant and to uphold British Institutions in this part of the British Dominions, and that—to use the expression of the Prince Regent—they were to be trusted in the hour of need!

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