Manuel Lisa (1772 - 1820)

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Birthplace: New Orleans, LA
Death: Died in St Louis, MO, USA
Occupation: Leading Partner of the Missouri Fur Co.
Managed by: Lisa Lenherr
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About Manuel Lisa

Manuel Lisa

Born: September 8, 1772 in New Orleans, Louisiana Died: August 12, 1820 in St. Louis, Missouri

    Lisa Manuel  was one of  the most noted Fur trader 's and frontier explorer 's in history.    Lisa Manuel was a hard line fur trader
   The highly successful Missouri Fur Company was envisioned and developed heavy handed by Lisa Manuel
    First known for his cunning trading with the Indians Lisa Manuel began frequenting the western forts in the Northwest as early as 1807
    Lisa Manuel  was frequently referred to as a rascal and scoundrel by his enemies.


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Manuel Lisa, Missouri Fur Trader's Timeline

September 8, 1772
New Orleans, LA
August 5, 1818
Age 45
Saint Louis, MO, USA
August 12, 1820
Age 47
St Louis, MO, USA
Bellefontaine Cemetery Saint Louis St. Louis City Missouri