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Peter Markoe
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Date of Birth: Around 1752

Place of Birth: St Croix, Danish West Indies

Date of Death: 30 January 1792

Place of Death: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Peter Markoe was born on the island of St Croix around 1752, his grandfather having emigrated there from France in the 1680s. Peter’s father, Abraham Markoe, moved with his family to North America in 1771 and settled in Philadelphia. Peter was Abraha…

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Shaban, Fuad, “Peter Markoe”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>

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