Friday, August 31, 2012

The Peter Navarre Chapter Of The Daughters Of 1812

From the Toledo Blade, November 1, 1953, the Daughters of 1812 To Honor Founding Of Peter Navarre Chapter (in 1903).  The article mentioned that Peter Navarre, an American scout during the War of 1812, was born in Detroit of French parents in 1785.  Peter and his brother settled in East Toledo [Ohio] in 1807.  He was a fur trader and a friend of Chief Little Turtle.

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