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Iberville   (Pierre Le Moyne d’Iberville)    soldier, ship captain, explorer, colonial administrator, knight of the order of Saint-Louis, adventurer, privateer, trader, member of Compagnies Franches de la Marine and founder of the French colony of La Louisiane of New France.H  First Governor of Louisiana. He was born in Montreal of French colonist parents. ‘He was Bienville’s brudda.”

 

 

Ice box   – Refridgerator

I’ll take-me-ah …   – May I have a …

Ink–pen  – a writing instrument a pen of any kind.

Insurance  – Pronounced <IN-shoe-ence>.

Inventors, Scientists, etc. “ People who learnt and did sometin wit dey education.’

Ruth Benerito, inventor of wrinkle-free cotton
James H. Clark, Founded Silicon Graphics, Netscape, University of New Orleans, B.A. & M.S.
Alfred H. Clifford, mathematician
Isaac Cline, meteorologist and writer
Jan Hamer, organic chemist
Benjamin Morgan Harrod, civil engineer
Andrew Higgins, ship builder and inventor
Theodore K. Lawless, dermatologist, medical researcher, and philanthropist
Emile Lamm, inventor
Abraham Louis Levin, physician and inventor of the Levin Tube
Levi Spear Parmley, inventor of dental floss
Mark Plotkin, ethnobotanist
John Leonard, Riddell, inventor of the binocular microscope
Norbert Rilleaux, inventor, engineer
A. Baldwin Wood, inventor and engineer