Fidler, Peter


Fidler, Peter
(1769-1822)
   Entered service of Hudson's Bay Company, about 1791. Carried on extensive explorations and surveys in the North-West. Left a series of manuscript journals, covering the records of his explorations for over a quarter of a century. These are said to be in the archives of the Hudson's Bay Company in London. Also left an eccentric will, of which Bryce gives a synopsis.
   Bib.: Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company; Burpee, Search for the Western Sea.

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