Discrete Item F00225 - "A short sketch of my life from my birth until this day" by Samuel Shaw

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"A short sketch of my life from my birth until this day" by Samuel Shaw

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  • 1885 (Creation)
    Shaw, Samuel

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0.01 m of textual records

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(1808-(at least 1885))

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Baker, born in Ireland, emigrated to Canada in 1831. Member of Capt. Robert Jackson's volunteer artillery during Rebellion. High Bailiff in Kingston, then Chief of Police, 1840-48, member of city council 1870, Inspector of Licenses. Retired 1880.

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Typescript contains many references to his life in Kingston in the 1830's.

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  • English

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2999 (Shaw)

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Public domain

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  • Folder: 2999 (Shaw)