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Christopher Gist

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1706

Christopher Gist was born near Baltimore

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1732

A fire destroyed Christopher Gist's storehouse of furs, leaving him poor

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1745

Christopher Gist moved to near the Yadkin River in North Carolina

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1750

Christopher Gist was chosen by the Ohio Company to explore and survey the frontier west of the Alleghenies

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1751

Christopher Gist made a second expedition for the Ohio Company

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1753

Christopher Gist took residence in western Pennsylvania

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1755

Christopher Gist served as scout for the Virginia military commanded by Washington

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1757

Christopher Gist was appointed Indian agent

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1759

Christopher Gist died from smallpox

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