Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-14 of 14 items for:

Robert Semple x clear all

Semple, Robert (1777–1816), traveller and governor of the Hudson's Bay Company

C. A. Harris.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; World History; Travel and Holiday. 500 words.

Semple, Robert (1777–1816), traveller and governor of the Hudson's Bay Company, the son of Robert Semple and Anne Greenlaw, was born at Boston, Massachusetts, on 26 February 1777. His...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Semple, Hon. Robert

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 290 words.

Born Sofala, New South Wales, 1873; s of John Semple; m Margaret, d of Thomas M’Nair, of Victoria (formerly of New Zealand); three s two d; died 31 Jan. 1955...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Semple, Margaret Olivia, (Maggie)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 295 words.

OBE 2000

Born 30 July 1954; d of Robert Henry Semple and Olivia Victorine Semple

null...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

McPherson, Aimée Semple (1890–1944)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 125 words.

founder of the *Foursquare Gospel Church. She was converted to *Pentecostalism by Robert Semple, whom she married

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

McPherson, Aimee Semple (1890–1944)

Sheryl L. Meyering.

in The Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States

January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Women's Writing). 464 words.

(1890–1944), evangelist and religious writer.

Born on an Ontario farm, Aimee Elizabeth Kennedy married Robert Semple, a Pentecostal

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

snivelling snufflebuster

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 25 words.

noun historical informal a term of abuse for wowsers and others, associated especially with the early 20th-century politician Robert Semple

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Semple, Dugald

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing. 163 words.

Born Johnstone, 7 Feb. 1884; s of Robert Semple, clothier, Johnstone; m 1916, Catherine Amos Tuckwell, d of late James Graham, Bridge of Weir; died...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Semple, Patrick

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 83 words.

MA, Hon. DLitt (NUI), 1943

Born Derry, 1875; s of late Robert Semple; m 1913, Frances, 2nd d of Surgeon Kennedy, Dublin; one s four ...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

St Clair, William, of Roslin (1700–1778), archer and golfer

Steven Reid.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 733 words.

St Clair, William, of Roslin (1700–1778), archer and golfer, was born at Roslin Castle, Roslin, in Edinburghshire, Scotland, one of seven children of Alexander St Clair of Roslin...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

‘Upon the Watchtower of This Church’: The Commission of the General Assembly

Jeffrey Stephen.

in Scottish Presbyterians and the Act of Union 1707

July 2007; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Regional and Area Studies. 12077 words.

This chapter discusses the efforts of the Commission to obtain further securities for the Presbyterian Church in the event of a union. It reports behind-the-scenes lobbying of members of...

Go to Edinburgh University Press »  abstract

Full Gospel

Allan Heaton Anderson.

in To the Ends of the Earth

February 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: East Asian Religions. 10696 words.

This chapter discusses the “full gospel” of the pentecostals, including their emphasis on conversion or salvation as a complete break with the past, resulting in aggressive evangelism....

Go to Oxford Scholarship Online »  abstract

Public Procurement and Private Standards: Ensuring Sustainability Under the WTO Agreement on Government Procurement

Maria Anna Corvaglia.

in Journal of International Economic Law

September 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; International Economic Law; Economics. 10299 words.

With the globalization of the supply chain around different countries, the effective implementation of social and environmental objectives in procurement practices becomes a crucial...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Arbitrability of Intellectual Property Disputes

Marc Blessing.

in Arbitration International

June 1996; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 13416 words.

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page