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Encyclopedia > George Croghan

There are articles for more than one person named George Croghan.

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George Croghan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (393 words)
George Croghan was born in Dublin, Ireland around 1720, moved to Colonial America in 1741, and became a fur trader in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Croghan led a group of speculators, including Benjamin Franklin and his son William Franklin in land schemes in the Ohio Country, the Illinois Country and New York.
Croghan's grandson, Augustin Prevost of Cooperstown, New York was aboard the Liverpool packet Albion when it went down in the September Gale of 1822.
Croghan (town), New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (654 words)
The village may also have been named after an earlier George Croghan, who was instrumental in developing land in New York and other locations.
In 1902 and 1912, the Village of Croghan in the town was gutted by fire.
Croghan — The Village of Croghan is at the south town line on Roue 812.
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