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  Dauphin.ca | Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada
Nestled in the heart of the Parkland region, the breathtaking Riding Mountain escarpment protects Dauphin to the south and the handsome Duck Mountains...
» October 16, 2007 - Dauphin Kings vs. Swan Valley Stampeders.
Search for a specific business or group of businesses within the city of Dauphin.
www.dauphin.ca   (131 words)

  
  Dauphin - LoveToKnow 1911
Delphinus), an ancient feudal title in France, borne only by the counts and dauphins of Vienne, the dauphins of Auvergne, and from 1364 by the eldest sons of the kings of France.
The "canting arms" of a dolphin, which they quartered with the royal fleurs de lys, were originally assumed by Dauphin, count of Clermont, instead of the arms of Auvergne (the earliest extant example is appended to a deed of 1199), and from him they were borrowed by the counts of the Viennois.
It is thus abundantly clear that the name of Dauphin was not assumed from the armorial device, but vice versa.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Dauphin   (598 words)

  
 Dauphin
Dauphin County was named in honor of the eldest son of the King of France who had come to the aid of the American colonies during the American Revolution.
Dauphin County is a natural location for the state capital being approximately 100 miles from Philadelphia and 200 miles from Pittsburgh.
During the 190’s Dauphin county experienced a 5.95 population increase, the greatest percentage increase since the 1950’s; the population grew from 237,813 in 1990 to 251,798 in 2000.
www.tcrpc-pa.org /Dauphin.htm   (383 words)

  
  DAUPHIN - LoveToKnow Article on DAUPHIN   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The canting arms of a dolphin, which they quartered with the royal fleurs de lys, were originally assumed by Dauphin, count of Clermont, instead of the arms of Auvergne (the earliest extant example is appended to a deed of 1199), and from him they were borrowed by the counts of the Viennois.
The eldest son of the French king was sometimes called the king dauphin (le roy daulphin), to distinguish him from the dauphin of Auvergne,who was known,since Auvergne became an appanage of the royal house, as the prince dauphin.
The dauphinate of Auvergne, which is to be distinguished from the county, dates from 1155, when William VII., count of Auvergne, was deposed by his uncle William VIII.
53.1911encyclopedia.org /D/DA/DAUPHIN.htm   (713 words)

  
 Louis, dauphin de France - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Louis Ferdinand, dauphin de France (1729-1765), born in Versailles, was the eldest and only surviving son of King Louis XV of France and Queen Marie Leszczyńska, and thus heir apparent (dauphin) to the throne of France.
In 1745, the 16-year-old dauphin Louis was married to the first cousin of his father, the 19-year-old infanta Maria-Teresa of Spain, daughter of King Philip V of Spain and Elizabeth Farnese.
The dauphin Louis died of tuberculosis at Fontainebleau in 1765 at the age of 36, while his father was still alive, thus never becoming king of France.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Louis,_Dauphin_de_France   (728 words)

  
 Dauphin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Dauphin was the heir apparent to the throne of France under the Valois and Bourbon dynasties.
The title of Dauphin de Viennois descended in his family until 1349, when Humbert II sold his signeurie, called the Dauphiné, to King Philippe VI on condition that the heir of France assumed the title of le Dauphin.
The wife of the Dauphin was known as la Dauphine.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dauphin   (273 words)

  
 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dauphin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania and is one of four counties comprising the greater Harrisburg metropolitan area.
Dauphin County was created on March 4, 1785 from part of Lancaster County and named for the Dauphin, the heir to the throne of France.
Harrisburg is the only incorporated city in Dauphin County.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dauphin_County,_Pennsylvania   (392 words)

  
 Dauphin Island, Alabama - Activities and History
Isle Dauphine, or Massacre Isle, as it was first called by the French due to the piles of human bones they found on its shores, became the first capital of the French Louisiana Territory in 1700.
The Shell Mounds and Dauphin Island in general are renowned "hot-spots" for observing neotropical migrant birds, and attract birders from around the U.S. each spring and fall.
Dauphin Island is the first point of land encountered by migrants during their spring migration across the Gulf of Mexico.
www.dauphinislandrentals.com /history.htm   (449 words)

  
 dauphin - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Harrisburg, city on the Susquehanna River, seat of Dauphin County and capital of Pennsylvania, in the southern part of the state.
Dauphin aided by Joan of Arc, dolphin symbolism, origin of title
Dauphin (royal title) : Dauphin aided by Joan of Arc: picture of Charles VII
encarta.msn.com /dauphin.html   (139 words)

  
 Stephen Ames Segregated At Dauphin County Prison   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Michelle Baird, a case worker at Dauphin County Prison, told me Stephen Ames would be housed in a Strip Cell with a guard outside the door 24-hours a day at least until Stephen's court date of June 4.
Dauphin County Prison told me while in Segregation Stephen is not allowed visitors or to use the telephone, and Stephen Ames' mail is withheld.
Call Dauphin County Prison at 717-558-1100; or contact the governor's office at 717-787-2500, fax: 717-787-8614; or the attorney general's office at 717-787-3391, fax: 717-783-1107.
www.iahf.com /free_ames/20020604.html   (392 words)

  
 Historic Fort Gaines on Dauphin Island
Dauphin Island and Mobile Bay were mapped as early as 1519 by Alonzo Pineda.
In 1707, the French renamed the island in honor of the heir to the French throne: "Dauphin." During this period the island was capitol of the Louisiana Territory which equaled almost two thirds of the United States!
Although the colony was able to rebuild from a pirate raid in 1711, a devastating hurricane six years later almost destroyed the fledgling settlement.
www.dauphinisland.org /fort.htm   (1117 words)

  
 Island History, Dauphin Island Foundation, Dauphin Island, Alabama
This was in honor of the wife of the heir apparent to the throne of France.
Conservacy and is protected.) Dauphin Island was occupied by the French until 1764, by the British from 1764 until 1781, by the Spanish from 1781 until 1813, when under orders from President Madison, General Wilkerson took Mobile.
Dauphin Island property owners have taken over management of the Isle Dauphine and the Golf Course is open to the public.
www.difoundation.org /history.htm   (4033 words)

  
 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania PA, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Dauphin County is one of 67 counties in Pennsylvania.
The county is in the Harrisburg-Carlisle metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 253,282.
This was an increase of.59% from the 2000 census.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=13822   (556 words)

  
 Dauphin County Genealogy Resource Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The 1st transcription project will be the Commemorative Biographical Encyclopedia of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, containing Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens, and Many of the Early Scotch-Irish and German Settlers.
Centenary memorial of the erection of the county of Dauphin and the founding of the city of Harrisburg
History of the counties of Dauphin and Lebanon in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, biographical and genealogical
www.maley.net /dauphin   (327 words)

  
 Dauphin Bio   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
He was one of the first advocates for the establishment of a lunatic hospital by the State for the insane poor of the commonwealth, and greatly aided Miss Dix in her efforts to secure State assistance for the inauguration of those noble charities which have so distinguished Pennsylvania.
Burd in 1784), and are buried in the graveyard at Middletown.
He was a prominent advocate for the formation of the county of Dauphin, and under the Constitution of 1790 was commissioned by Governor Mifflin one of the associate judges of the courts, Aug. 17, 1791.
www.accessible.com /amcnty/PA/DauphinLebanon/DauphinBio.htm   (21063 words)

  
 Dauphin: Dauphin County Human Services   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Dauphin County Social Services for Children and Youth provides family-oriented services to the children of Dauphin County and provides placement for those children who cannot safely remain in their own homes.
Dauphin County Drug and Alcohol Services are provided through a contract between Dauphin County and the Executive Commission on Drugs and Alcohol, a private non-for profit 501 (c) 3.
Dauphin County Human Services is excited to spread the word about the many excellent services available to the Dauphin County community.
dsf.pacounties.org /dauphin/cwp/view.asp?a=1164&q=443838&dauphinNav=|27004|   (1111 words)

  
 Dauphin: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The term heir apparent is most often used to refer to someone who is first in the order of succession to a throne and who cannot lose this status by the birth...
A modern coat of arms is derived from the mediæval practice of painting designs onto the shield and outer clothing of knights to enable them to be identified in battle,...
The title of dauphin du viennois was a hereditary title of the descendants of guigues iv, comte dalbon, who was nicknamed le dauphin from the dolphin on his...
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/d/da/dauphin.htm   (975 words)

  
 Dauphin Technology Inc. Files an $18 Million Law Suit Against Stavros N. Papageorgiou, Nikolaos S. Papageorgiou, Miltos ...
Specifically, pertaining to the GeoVax merger, Dauphin's management has worked diligently towards the fulfillment of the transaction, where the Defendants continuously obstructed with our plans, for the sole purpose of satisfying their personal greed and to the detriment of the Dauphin project.
Dauphin and GeoVax announced on January 24, 2006 their execution of a definitive Agreement and Plan of Merger (the "Merger Agreement").
Similarly, Dauphin's shareholders do not deserve, should not be deprived, and should not allow another opportunity to be stripped away from them, as happened with the Arcadia affair earlier in 2004.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/03-07-2006/0004315300&EDATE=   (713 words)

  
 Island History, Dauphin Island Foundation, Dauphin Island, Alabama
This was in honor of the wife of the heir apparent to the throne of France.
Conservacy and is protected.) Dauphin Island was occupied by the French until 1764, by the British from 1764 until 1781, by the Spanish from 1781 until 1813, when under orders from President Madison, General Wilkerson took Mobile.
Dauphin Island property owners have taken over management of the Isle Dauphine and the Golf Course is open to the public.
difoundation.org /history.htm   (4033 words)

  
 DAUPHIN 2 (AEROSPATIALE)
The Dauphin 2 is a medium weight multipurpose civil twin-engine helicopter.
The Dauphin 2 also has retractable landing gear as opposed to the fixed gear on the civilian Dauphin.
The AS 565 Panther is the military version of the Dauphin, capable of transporting 8 to 10 commandos to the combat zones, casualty evacuation and logisitic support.
www.fas.org /man/dod-101/sys/ac/row/dauphin.htm   (306 words)

  
 dauphin - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about dauphin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Title of the eldest son of the kings of France, derived from the personal name of a count, whose lands, known as the Dauphiné, traditionally passed to the heir to the throne from 1349 to 1830.
It is situated 258 km/160 mi northwest of Winnipeg, and 19 km/12 mi west of the south end of Lake Dauphin.
Situated in the fertile lowlands of the Vermilion River, it was founded in 1741 near a French trading post.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Dauphin   (295 words)

  
 GulfBase - Dauphin Island
Dauphin Island is a barrier island located in Alabama.
Dauphin Island has been cited as one of the top 10 most globally important sites for migrating birds.
Wild Bird Magazine recently rated Dauphin Island as one of the top four locations in North America for viewing migrating birds in the spring.
www.gulfbase.org /reef/view.php?rid=dauphin1   (387 words)

  
 dauphin, French title. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
Their territory came to be called the dauphiné, or dauphinate, of Vienne, or simply the Dauphiné.
Another dauphinate, that of Auvergne, ruled by a branch of the house of Vienne, came into existence when Auvergne broke up in the 12th cent.
The title dauphin passed, with the Dauphiné, to the direct heirs of the French kings when (1349) Dauphin Humbert II of Vienne sold the region to King Philip VI of France.
www.bartleby.com /65/da/dauphin.html   (264 words)

  
 Lower Dauphin School District | About Lower Dauphin
The Lower Dauphin School District is made up of five municipalities - the Borough of Hummelstown and the Townships of Conewago, East Hanover, Londonderry and South Hanover.
Lower Dauphin covers close to 90-square miles and is home to 22,545 residents.
Today the Lower Dauphin School District is home to five K-5 neighborhood elementary schools, a middle school (grades 6-8), and a high school (grades 9-12).
www.ldsd.org /5560756413616/site/default.asp   (297 words)

  
 Dauphin News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The coroner is on the scene of an early morning crash in Dauphin County.
Lower Dauphin High School hosts a baccalaureate tonight: a message from the Lebanon Valley Bible Church pastor and readings from Psalms, Kipling and the Muslim mystic Rumi.
In Dauphin County at Kline Family Practice Center, doctors are treating the symptoms for upper respiratory infections and colds with Tylenol and over-the-counter medications.
www.topix.net /city/dauphin-pa   (640 words)

  
 South Alabama Birding Association - Birding Dauphin Island   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Dauphin Island is probably the best location for birding in Alabama.
Birding is exceptional at any season of the year, but the Island is famous for the thousands of migrants that can be seen in spring and fall.
Pass through the entrance (birders are tolerated if you stay on the road) and in a few feet you will have a view of the golf course to the east.
www.alaweb.com /~kenwood/saba/birdfind/dauphin.htm   (2008 words)

  
 Dauphin Consumers Cooperative Ltd.
Westco Fertilizers have been serving the prairie producers for many years and Dauphin Co-op is proud of the long time relationship with a leader in nutrient services.
Dauphin Co-op has been supplying producers with quality seed since the mid 90’s.
It is repaid according the bylaws of Dauphin Co-op.
www.dauphincoop.com /agro.htm   (452 words)

  
 Dauphin Island Alabama Real Estate
Dauphin Island Campground offers a unique opportunity to enjoy the peaceful beauty of a Gulf Coast barrier Island.
Dauphin Island offers modern conveniences without the distraction of traffic lights or buildings over 3 stories high.
The Park and Beach facilities on Dauphin Island are accessible from I-10 using exit 17, state hwy 193 to the South.
www.relocate-america.com /states/AL/cities/dauphin_island.htm   (483 words)

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