White, John

White, John
   S First attorney-general of Upper Canada, 81, 178; his duel with John Small, clerk of council, 181.

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  • White, John — flourished 1585–93 British artist, explorer, and North American colonist. He sailed on an expedition to Greenland in 1577 and returned to England with sketches of the land and its people. His 1585 trip to colonize Roanoke was sponsored by Sir… …   Universalium

  • White, John — (floreció 1585–93). Artista británico, explorador y colonizador en América del Norte. En 1577 participó en una expedición marítima a Groenlandia y regresó a Inglaterra con bosquejos de la tierra y sus habitantes. Su viaje a colonizar Roanoke, en… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • WHITE, John (c. 1750-1832) — chief surgeon to the first fleet is stated to have been born in Sussex in 1750, but as we find him described in 1786 as a young man (H.R. of N.S.W., vol. I, part 2, p. 25), the correct date was possibly somewhat later. He was appointed a surgeon… …   Dictionary of Australian Biography

  • John White — may refer to:portsmen* Jock White, Scottish footballer (1897 1986), born John White * John White (footballer), English football player * John White (Scottish footballer) (1936–1964) * John White (squash player) (born 1973), Scottish squash player …   Wikipedia

  • White (surname) — White is a surname. In the 1990 United States Census, White ranked fourteenth among all reported surnames in frequency, accounting for 0.28% of the population. [United States Census Bureau (9 May 1995). . Retrieved on 2008 07 04.] A list of… …   Wikipedia

  • John White (cirujano) — Nacimiento ca. 1756 Fallecimiento 20 de febrero 1832, 76 años Residencia Inglaterra Nacionalidad inglés …   Wikipedia Español

  • John White (chirurgien) — John White (c. 1756 1832) était un chirurgien et un naturaliste anglais, ayant notamment réalisé des collections botaniques. White naît dans le Sussex (certaines sources indiquent qu il est né en 1750[1]) et entre dans la Royal Navy le 26 juin… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • John White (surgeon) — John White (c. 1756 – 20 February 1832) was an English surgeon and botanical collector.White was born in Sussex (some sources state he was born in 1750)cite web |url=http://gutenberg.net.au/dictbiog/0 dict biogWe Wy.html#white3 |title=White, John …   Wikipedia

  • John White (Conservative MP) — John White (May 6 1833 ndash; September 24 1894) was an Ontario machinist and political figure. He represented Hastings East in the Canadian House of Commons as a Conservative member from 1871 to 1887.He was born in Donegal, County Donegal,… …   Wikipedia

  • John Marshall Harlan — um 1890 John Marshall Harlan (* 1. Juni 1833 im Boyle County, Kentucky; † 14. Oktober 1911 in Washington D.C.) war ein amerikanischer Jurist und von 1877 bis zu seinem Tod Richter am O …   Deutsch Wikipedia