Franklin, Michael


Franklin, Michael
   Born in England. Came to Halifax, 1752. Elected to the Assembly, 1759; appointed to the Council, 1762; lieutenant-governor, 1766. Organized the militia of the province, 1776-1777: largely instrumental in securing the peace of Nova Scotia during the Revolutionary War. Appointed commissioner of Indian affairs. Died, 1782.
   Bib.: Campbell, History of Nova Scotia.

The makers of Canada. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Michael J. Franklin — is an American software entrepreneuer and computer scientist specializing in distributed and streaming database technology. Since 1999 he has been a UC Berkeley professor [1] and is the founder as well as CTO of Truviso. At Berkeley he is… …   Wikipedia

  • Michael "Clip" Payne discography — Michael Clip Payne discography Releases The Discography of the artist Michael Clip Payne. Contents 1970s: 79 1980s: 80 • 83 • 85 • 89 1990s: 90 • 91 • 92 • 94 • 95 • 96 • 97 • 9 …   Wikipedia

  • Michael Garibaldi — Babylon 5 character First appearance Babylon 5: The Gathering Last appearance Sleeping in Light (chronological), Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (airdate) Portrayed by …   Wikipedia

  • Michael O. Fitzgerald — Michael Oren Fitzgerald (b. 1949) is an author, editor and entrepreneur. He and his wife, Judith Fitzgerald, have an adult son and live in Bloomington, Indiana. Contents 1 Author and editor 2 Selected Bibliography 3 Entrepreneurial career …   Wikipedia

  • Michael J. Devlin — Michael John Devlin Born November 19, 1965 (1965 11 19) (age 45) Missouri, U.S. Conviction(s) …   Wikipedia

  • Franklin Albert Jones — dit Adi da en 2008 Franklin Albert Jones (ou Adi Da Samraj, Da Free John) souvent appelé Adi Da (3 novembre 1939 – 27 novembre 2008)[1] …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Michael Strank — Born November 10, 1919(1919 11 10) Jarabina, Czechoslovakia (no …   Wikipedia

  • Michael Strank — Sargento Años de servicio 1939 1945 Lealtad …   Wikipedia Español

  • Michael Anthony Hughes — (March 21, 1988 Missing since September 12, 1994) is a missing person who was abducted from Indian Meridian Elementary School in Choctaw, Oklahoma (near Oklahoma City) on September 12, 1994 by Franklin Delano Floyd, who has claimed to be the… …   Wikipedia

  • Franklin D. Roosevelt — Franklin Delano Roosevelt Pour les articles homonymes, voir Roosevelt. Franklin Delano Roosevelt …   Wikipédia en Français