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Godey, Alexislocked

(1818–19 January 1889)
  • John W. Robinson

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Godey, Alexis (1818–19 January 1889), trapper and scout, was born in Saint Louis, Missouri. Nothing is known about his early years, including the names and occupations of his parents, who were probably French immigrants from Canada. In 1833 Alexis joined a fur trapping expedition into the Rocky Mountains led by Captain ...

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