Argall

biographical name Sir Samuel circa 1572-circa 1626 English mariner

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  • Argall — /ahr gawl, geuhl/, n. Sir Samuel, 1572 1639, British explorer: colonial governor of Virginia 1617 19. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Argall, Sir Samuel — ▪ English sailor born c. 1572, , Bristol, Gloucestershire, Eng. died c. 1626       English sailor and adventurer who defended British colonists in North America against the French.       Employed by the Virginia Company of London (Virginia… …   Universalium

  • Argall, Sir Samuel —    Born in Walthamstow, England. A type of the founders of British colonial dominion. Sent, May, 1609, with a small vessel to the new settlement at Jamestown, Va., to trade and fish. The following year took out Lord Delaware to Jamestown,… …   The makers of Canada

  • Samuel Argall — Sir Samuel Argall (baptized 4 December 1580 ndash; c. 24 January 1626) was an English adventurer and naval officer. A sea captain, in 1609, Argall was the first to determine a shorter northern route from England across the Atlantic Ocean to the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Samuel Argall — Naissance 1580 Angleterre Décès 24 janvier 1626 Activité principale Aventuri …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Philip Argall — (born 27 February 1855 at Adelaide, South Australia, died 3 April 1912 at Adelaide, South Australia) was a cricket Test match umpire. He umpired 7 Test matches between Australia and England. His first match, at Adelaide on 17 January to 23… …   Wikipedia

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