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Jean Lafitte

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Jean Lafitte ( c. 1780 – c. 1823) was a French-American pirate and privateer in the Gulf of Mexico in the early 19th century. He and his elder brother, Pierre, ...

Jean Laffite | American pirate | Britannica.com

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Jean Laffite, Laffite also spelled Lafitte (born 1780?, France—died 1825?) privateer and smuggler who interrupted his illicit adventures to fight heroically for the ...

Searching for The Real Jean Laffite | The Pirate of New Orleans

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From top to bottom: Jean Lafitte “The Corsair” by E.H. Suydam, Detail of an authentic Jean Lafitte signature. Laffite the pirate, curious fellow, has been evading ...

Jean Lafitte Biography for Kids « - Mr. Nussbaum

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Jean Lafitte was a pirate who operated out of the port of New Orleans in the early 1800's. Very little is known about his childhood and adolescence except that ...

Jean Lafitte: The Patriot Pirate | U.S. Capitol Historical Society

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Jul 5, 2013 ... This widely popular poem could very well be based on the life and adventures of French-American pirate, Jean Lafitte.[1] Many pirates

Pirates & Privateers: The History of Maritime Piracy - Jean Laffite ...

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Jean Laffite first appeared in New Orleans in 1803, but where was he born? Marseilles, Bordeaux, St. Domingue? No one knows, because he told different ...

Lafitte, the Louisiana Pirate and Patriot

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Apr 25, 2013 ... p418 Lafitte, the Louisiana Pirate and Patriot. A Paper by Hon. Gaspar Cusachs, President of the Louisiana Historical Society and Read by him ...

Jean Lafitte Was a Badass Pirate-Drunk History - Video Clip ...

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Sep 15, 2015 ... The pirate Jean Lafitte becomes embroiled in the conflict over New Orleans during the War of 1812.

Jean Lafitte: privateer or pirate - Carnaval.com

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Said to be handsome, intelligent, and charming, the admiral of the pirate fleet, Jean Lafitte was known as the "prince of pirates," "the terror of the Gulf," and the ...

History of PIRATES! Legends of the Gulf Coast in Galveston, Texas TX

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The Gulf of Mexico had served as a major port for pirates and privateers alike, ... Jean was not the only pirate to sail the Gulf Coast waters; in fact, Jean Lafitte did  ...

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Jean Lafitte Gulf Coast Pirate and Privateer

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The story of Jean Lafitte Gulf Coast Pirate and Privateer: Early Life of Jean Lafitte Barataria and Privateering,The Battle of New Orleans,Galveston 1817-21,The ...

NOLA History: Jean Lafitte the Pirate - GoNOLA.com

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Oct 26, 2011 ... Jean Lafitte is one of the most famous people in New Orleans history, known as a pirate, a war hero and the namesake of many New Orleans ...

U.S. Marshals Service, History, A Pirate, a Marshal, and the Battle of ...

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In “Jean Lafitte: Gentleman Pirate of New Orleans,” Joseph Geringer wrote: “As the forthcoming lines of British fell, they created literal stumbling blocks for the ...