John Edmonstone

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1. In ________, it became illegal to enslave people in the British Empire.

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2. Where was Edmonstone born?

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3. Edmonstone went on several expeditions into ____________.

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4. Edmonstone is best known for being a(n) ____________?

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5. What year were they born?

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6. John Edmonstone was born an _________ person in Guyana.

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7. He moved to _____________ with the owner of the plantation where he was enslaved.

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8. Edmonstone was ____________ in 1807 and moved to Edinburgh to work as a taxidermist and teacher.

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9. One of his students was ________________ who would later go on to become a world famous scientist for his theory of evolution.

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10. Edmonstone may be the person who __________ Charles Darwin to travel to the Galapagos Islands, the place where he developed the theory of evolution.

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