Henri-Marc Ami

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Henri-Marc Ami
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Born (1858-11-23)November 23, 1858
Belle-Rivière, Canada East
Died January 4, 1931(1931-01-04) (aged 72)
Menton, France
Fields Paleontology
Notable awards Bigsby Medal (1903)

Henri-Marc Ami (November 23, 1858 – January 4, 1931) was a French Canadian archaeologist responsible for the initial excavation of Combe-Capelle from the years of 1926 until his death in 1931.

In 1899–1901 he was president of the Ottawa Field-Naturalists' Club.[1] In 1900 he was elected to the Royal Society of Canada.

Dr. Ami is buried at Beechwood Cemetery.


  1. ^ "Ami, Henri M.". Who's Who. Vol. 59. 1907. p. 38.