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Re: Fort Dearborn - Chicago IL "Beaubien
Posted by: Michael Fordon (ID *****7673) Date: April 22, 2006 at 21:58:55
In Reply to: Re: Fort Dearborn - Chicago IL "Beaubien by Barry Beaubien of 316

Hi, I was reading your postings and thought you could help me with a question. According to a published source, an ancestor of mine visited Chicago in 1831 and stayed "at the best and only hotel in the place where the proprietor was a Frenchman who had married a squaw."

I was thinking the hotel would be the Sauganash Hotel owned by Mark Beaubien. What I don't know is if Mark was married to a Native American woman. Anyone have any biographical information on Mark?? Thanks!


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