Finlayson, Roderick


Finlayson, Roderick
(1818-1892)
   D Second in command at Victoria, 1843, 180; chief officer on death of Charles Ross, 1844, 181; his birth, 181; joins Hudson's Bay Company, 1837, 181; his service and character, 181; his narrative, 181; responsible for story of Captain Gordon and the salmon that would not rise to a fly, 183-184; becomes chief accountant of Western department, 188; holds position up to 1862, 188.
   Bib.: Bancroft, History of British Columbia; Walbran, British Columbia Coast Names.

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