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Head, Francis Bond, Sir

Born: 1793 AD
Died: 1875 AD

Sir Francis Bond is a British army officer and reactionary colonial administrator in Canada.

1793 – Bond Head was born 1st of January.

1811-1825 – Served as soldier in the British army and attempted to set up a mining company in Argentina.

Married to Lady Bond Head, and had two children.

1836 – Appointed Lieutenant-Governor of Upper Canada.

1837 – Bond Head sent the colonial militia to put down the rebellion.

Lived at Duppas Hall, overlooking Duppas Hill in Croydon, where he organized protests against the proposed outlawing of horse-riding in the area.

1875 – Sir Francis Bond Head, 1st Baronet died 20th of July.