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The French colonization of Texas began with Fort Saint Louis in present-day
southeastern Texas. It was established in 1685 near Arenosa Creek and
Matagorda Bay by explorer Robert Cavelier de La Sall...
Jun 12, 2010 ... In April 1817 the French pirate Jean Laffite set up a "republic" on Galveston ... at
Matagorda in July 1842, but his efforts to found a colony failed.
Jun 15, 2010 ... ... Salle, established a French settlement on the Texas coast in summer 1685, ...
From October 1685 to January 1687 La Salle left the colony on ...
LISD Profile: The Colony High School Teacher Kim Mosely ... LISD is the only
district chosen in Texas is among a small set of school systems across the
Spanish map of the French settlement, showing positions of eight cannons. ...
The story of this ill-timed and misplaced effort to establish a French colony is told
French exiles in Texas hope for a return of Napoleon. ... Hartmann and Millard,
members of the Champ d'Asile Colony, recently returned to France. Cover page ...
Common Ground: French Contributions to Texas ... whatever hopes the French
Crown had of establishing a successful colony in the late-seventeenth century.
Len Kubiak's Texas History Series|The History of the French Settlement, Fort St.
... In 1721, the Spanish built a fort over the ruins of the failed French colony, Fort ...
Jul 1, 2011 ... Excited by his discovery, La Salle returned to France, determined to convince the
king that a French colony must be established on the Gulf of ...