Sir Alexander Mackenzie reached the Arctic Ocean on July 14th, 1789 – the same day as the angry Paris mobs stormed the French Bastille.
He was born on the Isle of Lewis, Scotland - the same as my ancestors; my Grannie says we are descendent of the same Mackenzie family from Lewis.

Sir Alexander Mackenzie reached the Arctic Ocean on July 14th, 1789 – the same day as the angry Paris mobs stormed the French Bastille.

He was born on the Isle of Lewis, Scotland - the same as my ancestors; my Grannie says we are descendent of the same Mackenzie family from Lewis.

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