Blanshard Richard

Appointed governor of Vancouver Island by Earl

Grey; left England, 1849, and reached Victoria in March of the following

year by way of Panama. Resigned office in 1850, and in 1851 returned to

England. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) First governor of Vancouver Island, 1849, 203;

relations with the Hudson's Bay Company, 203-204; nominates provincial

government and leaves for England, 204. =Bib.=: Begg, History of

British Columbia.