St. Pierre was captured in the spring of 1793. On the 20th June, 1793, the frigate Alligator arrived at Halifax with five transports bearing 500 to 600 prisoners from St. Pierre. Monsieur Danseville, the governor, came in the Alligator. He was at liberty to walk about the town. In 1802, he received a pension of £166 12s. 4d. stg. per annum, from the British government.Ed.