Tag: French Colony

LA REUNION, North Texas’ Second Colony

5 April 2018

After his return and in concluding his details of their journey to the area originally known as Three Forks, but now called the village of Dallas, Victor Considerant wrote, “I have seen the light of the Burning Bush, and in the last days of that journey, my mind was opened to a study, henceforth blended […]

FRANCOIS & MARIE LAUNEY SANTERRE

3 March 2018

 Francois Santerre was born near Blois, France, on march 16, 1809. He was an only child and a descendant of an old french family. He was of a scholarly nature and was educated as were most of the well-to-do young men in those days. He was attracted by the knowledge contained in the many French […]