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Becknell

[bek-nl]
noun
  1. William,c1790–1865, U.S. frontier trader: opened Santa Fe Trail 1822.
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  • The spelling of this name is by most authorities given as Becknell, which is thought to be correct.

    The Way to the West

    Emerson Hough