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  John Crichton
Crichton conducted a photograph gallery in Minden, La., but in December, 1869, removed to that part of Natchitoches Parish that is now Red River Parish, and here has resided ever since, his attention being given to farming.
Crichton's marriage to Miss Frances W. Williams, a native of Alabama, took place January 29, 1873, and to them six children have been born as follows: Walter G., Fannie W., Josie D., Gracie, Thomas and Warren S. All are living with the exception of Gracie, who died at the age of 10 months.
Crichton is a member of the A. W., and in politics is a Democrat, and has served several years as a member of the school board, and since July, 1885, he has been a member of the police jury, having first been appointed by Gov. McEnery, and Secondly by Gov. Nichols.
www.electricscotland.com /history/world/bios/crichton_john.htm   (438 words)

  
 Travels in Scotland : Crichton Castle   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Crichton Castle is built around a large square courtyard dominated by a rectangular tower house that most likely built by John de Crichton in the late 14th century.
In 1445 John Forrester of Corstorphine stormed the castle and destroyed it's outbuildings.
William later escaped to England and Crichton was given to Sir John Ramsey, but he in turn was forfeited after the death of James III in 1488 and James IV gave it to Patric Hepburn, Lord Hailes, in 1488.
www.phouka.com /travel/castles/crichton/crichton.html   (419 words)

  
 John Crichton   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Crichton was also instrumental in resolving the price war that had been with Tampa’s physicians by working with his colleagues to establish a price schedule for medical services.
John Crichton and other white southerners were increasingly concerned about the escalating pro- and anti-slavery violence in Kansas and John Brown’s attempt to arm the slaves in Harper’s Ferry, Virginia.
As mayor, John Crichton responded to this growing concern by persuading the town council to support the costs for a City Watch to patrol the streets of town at night.
www.tampagov.net /dept_city_clerk/previous_mayors/john_crichton.asp   (409 words)

  
 John Crichton - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
John has to adapt rather quickly to a life of aliens, guns, space travel, and a lack of chocolate and TV.
Crichton eventually sees through the simulation but this encounter proves to be one of the most important of the entire show.
As is demonstrated many times throughout the series, John Crichton is a man of principle and conviction and is prepared to risk and sacrifice himself and his friends for what he believes in.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/John_Crichton   (2901 words)

  
 Farscape: The Tourist's Guide to the Uncharted Territories
John Crichton had cleaned himself up and was headed to the hangar to do a little work on his Farscape module when he heard a woman screaming for the second time that day.
John listened to the commotion recede as the innkeeper took the mob outside and pummeled them, demanding payment for damages to his inn and reputation.
John groaned and went over to explain that he was neither a hired killer or a gigolo and thereby saved his life.
perriverse.dreamhost.com /farscape/fanfic/crichtoninlove.html   (10488 words)

  
 ChicagoScapers | Characters | John Crichton   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
John's resemblance to the Peacekeepers gets him locked in a cell with the prowler pilot who was caught in Moya's starburst, where he meets the radiant and compelling officer Aeryn Sun.
Crichton becomes the target of Peacekeeper tech Gilina's affections (who dies during the escape from Scorpius) and is coerced into a brief marriage with a princess.
Aeryn finally comes to terms with her feelings for John and opens herself to a relationship with him shortly before that John Crichton is killed by radiation posioning after disarming a bomb designed from his wormhole knowledge.
www.chicagoscapers.com /35.33.0.0.1.0.phtml   (1069 words)

  
 Farscape 1.14 - Jeremiah Crichton
John says that he no longer has any fuel for the Farscape 1 and that he is dependent on their technology now.
John is returning to his camp when he is intercepted by Rokon and several of his hunters.
John is still angry with them but Rygel manages to convince John that they did not intentionally leave him behind and have spent the past quarter cycle looking for him.
home.earthlink.net /~tanstaafl/farscape114.html   (2151 words)

  
 John Crichton.......Ben Browder   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
John Crichton is a second generation astronaut who had spend his childhood in Virginia and studied and gained a PhD in Theoretical Sciences at MIT.
He followed the footsteps of his father John Crichton and became a scientific (as opposed to military) astronaut with IASA.
All things considered, John Crichton is pretty good at representing humanity in the uncharted territories.
www.angelfire.com /scifi2/teenscape/john.html   (271 words)

  
 Commander John Crichton - Farscape Pilot
John Crichton is the son of an ol’ spacedog NASA astronaut (once walked in space).  He has a PhD in Theoretical Sciences and a refreshing lack of testosterone.
Crichton theorised that if a ship could be made to use the Earths Atmosphere and gravity to increase acceleration (a sort of slingshot effect), the ship would not only break Earth’s orbit, but increase speed to such an extent that it would be able to reach other planets and even stars.
When Crichton emerged from the wormhole he quickly learned that he was a long way from home and had been thrust into a pitch battle between the Peacekeepers and a large but sleek Leviathan spaceship called Moya.
www.sadgeezer.com /farscape/crichton.htm   (735 words)

  
 TWIZ TV - Farscape Season 4 TranScripts
Crichton correctly predicts the appearance of a wormhole near Moya, but the Leviathan is then almost immediately ensnared by a giant space plant that shorts out her systems and starts eating her skin.
Crichton and Chiana are flying back to Moya in a transport pod when a transmission comes through from D'Argo concerning a problem with Scorpius.
John soon clashes with his father - now appointed the official IASA Project Director for Extraterrestrial Studies - when he insists the alien technological knowledge be shared between all nations.
www.twiztv.com /scripts/farscape   (2075 words)

  
 Farscape Fantasy: Music Videos - Resources - Humor
John Crichton is well known in Farscape circles as a man of action, bravery, and intelligence.
We have discovered that John Crichton, between acting jobs, spent most of his time as the skipper of a Jungle Riverboat at Disney World.
John Crichton was the subject of numerous complaints regarding his unusual use of southern metaphors during his jungle cruises.
www.farscapefantasy.com /star_john.html   (418 words)

  
 Amazon.com: State of Fear: Books: Michael Crichton   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Crichton dramatizes his message by way of a frantic chase to prevent environmental terrorists from wreaking widespread destruction aimed at galvanizing the world against global warming.
Crichton recognizes that, in addition to his enormous talent for entertaining, he has enormous influence on people's thoughts and actions through his books.
Crichton makes some good points against the existence of global warming (disproving the theory is clearly the main purpose of the book).
www.amazon.com /State-Fear-Michael-Crichton/dp/0066214130   (2829 words)

  
 BBC - Cult - Farscape - Interview - Character profiles - John Crichton
Crichton is especially prone to having his head messed about with.
Largely freed of the clone, and in control of its weaker echo, dubbed Harvey by Crichton, his quest for the secrets of wormhole science took him and everyone else on Moya into danger, and finally led to Zhaan's death.
That was nothing to the revelation that she was pregnant with his double's child, imparted to him too late to stop her leaving.
www.bbc.co.uk /cult/farscape/profiles/characters/page1.shtml   (546 words)

  
 All about John Robert Crichton
Having won the approval of the IASA Command, John set out into to space in a shuttle of his own design to run the finale test which would either prove or disprove their theory.
Upon his arrival John was rescued by a group of escaped prisoners who he has banded with on a living ship called Moya.
Crichton has managed to survive many obstacles, including lethal confrontations with carnivorous and shape shifting aliens.
the_delvian_seek_mn.tripod.com /crichton.htm   (309 words)

  
 Farscape: John Quixote - TV.com
The John Crichton inside the TV is playing the part of Max Headroom.
The stuttering version of Crichton on the broken TV is the Farscape version of Max Headroom, a character played by Matt Frewer on the show of the same name.
The opening scene with Aeryn crying for help atop the tower is similar to the story of Rapunzel (again by the Grimm Brothers), where Rapunzel is locked atop a tower and cries out for help, and is saved by a hero when she lets her hair out the window and he climbs up it.
www.tv.com /farscape/john-quixote/episode/341383/summary.html   (420 words)

  
 FARSCAPE, Season One - Episode Fourteen - Jeremiah Crichton
Crichton reveals his belief that the Moyans abandoned him, that they deliberately starburst away to leave him behind and stranded.
Crichton and D'Argo are taken before the Grandier for judgement of their crime: they are charged with assault on the personal guards of the Grandier.
Crichton is knocked over by the attack, and, from his sprawled vantage, sees a pair of Hynerian-sized handprints at the base of the Masata idol.
www.sadgeezer.com /farscape/epis1-14.htm   (2681 words)

  
 Farscape review John Quixote Oops I Got Fooled Again part 3   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Similarly, John asks Big D about Sikozu and the Luxan quickly dismisses this character that's outside of Stark's experience with something akin to "her whereabouts are unknown".
Aeryn on Moya knocks John out of Scorpius' grip, telling him "He was killing you!" She leads him out of the cell and informs him they must go and the fate of the others is "unimportant".
John simply must kiss the princess in order to escape this bloody game, but the butler and his master stand in the way.
www.farscapeweekly.com /jq_3.html   (1992 words)

  
 SCIFI.COM | Farscape: Allies & Enemies
When Crichton first found himself in the Uncharted Territories, his primary objective was to find a wormhole that could teleport him home to Earth.
To that end, Crichton struggles to survive from one solar day to the next, facing danger with his brother-in-arms D'Argo, surrogate kid sister Chiana, and the rest of his inner circle of trusted (and not-so-trusted) friends aboard Moya.
For John Crichton and his friends, the adventure of a lifetime (or two or three) is only just beginning....
www.scifi.com /farscape/characters/crichton.html   (339 words)

  
 Michael Crichton - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Crichton admitted to plagiarizing when he was on the stand in the course of a lawsuit trying to defend the authenticity of Twister, a movie which one individual claimed was based on his story entitled "Catch the Wind".
Crichton has been critical of widespread belief of ETs and UFOs, citing the fact that there is no conclusive proof of their existence.
Crichton used the Latin expression falsus in uno, falsus in omnibus, which he translated as "untruthful in one part, untruthful in all", to describe what he thought should be a more appropriate reaction.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Michael_Crichton   (2179 words)

  
 Anecdote - [John] Michael Crichton - Coma   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The film tells the chilling tale of a young female doctor whose suspicions are raised by the large number of relatively healthy patients at her hospital who suffer from "complications" during simple operations and fall into comas.
James Cerilli soon had a bone to pick with Crichton (himself a Harvard Medical School graduate): In the year after the film's appearance, Cerilli, a kidney transplant surgeon at Ohio State University, noticed that cities across America were reporting drops as large as 60% in the number of organs being donated.
Crichton, [John] Michael (1942-) American writer and director [noted for such novels and screenplays as Timeline (2003), The 13th Warrior (1999), Sphere (1998), Twister (1996), Jurassic Park (1993), Coma (1978), and The Andromeda Strain (1971); and for his creation of the hit series "ER" (1994)]
anecdotage.com /index.php?aid=7927   (257 words)

  
 Ben Browder - Commander John Robert Crichton Jr.
Ben Browder portrays Commander John Crichton, a 20th-Century American astronaut caught in a space accident that hurls him across many galaxies to the adventure of a lifetime, in the television series Farscape.
Crichton was born in North Carolina about 30 years ago.
After high school, Crichton went on to MIT and received a doctorate in theoretical sciences, then jumped at the chance to train with NASA.
www.space.com /sciencefiction/ben_browder.html   (248 words)

  
 John Crichton...a good person or no? - Frell Me Dead
John might *want* to be a "good" person (which makes him a better person than someone wanting to be evil) but many "bad" people would like to be better.
As for John, he does kill quite a lot of people, children even, but it is not like he goes out of his way to do it and it is all for the greater good.
Surely John has made mistakes, but i cant really think of one he did that was done maliciously, and i think in Season 5 he would have overcome some of his faults of season 4 now that he has Aeryn.
www.watchfarscape.com /forums/showthread.php?t=16369   (4002 words)

  
 The Dark Side of John Crichton
The Darkside of John Crichton is the concept of NhFearme made into an RPT/Interactive fanfic.
Karrvok clones of Chiana and John leave the sectors to begin new somewhere else.
Some years into the future, when Chiana's children are old enough, her son from Scorpius begins to look for his father whom he believes to be John.
darkscapeshop.tripod.com   (168 words)

  
 John Michael Crichton Biography | Encyclopedia of World Biography
Michael Crichton (born 1942) is best known as a novelist of popular fiction whose stories explore the confrontation between traditional social and moral values and the demands of the new technological age.
Crichton was born in Chicago and raised on Long Island.
Returning to Harvard University in 1965, Crichton entered medical school, where he began to write novels under the pseudonym John Lange in order to support his medical studies.
www.bookrags.com /biography/john-michael-crichton   (215 words)

  
 Farscape: Jeremiah Crichton - TV.com
Crichton leaves Moya in his module for a drive.
The episode's filming was hit with problems: a hail storm hit and threatened to destroy the sets, with stones the size of cricket balls coming through the creature shop windows and roof.
Crichton: I'm getting some space, Aeryn, and I'm not talking about the space outside of the ship.
www.tv.com /farscape/jeremiah-crichton/episode/341321/summary.html   (578 words)

  
 GigiEnthusiasts Fanfiction - John Crichton's X-Files   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Crichton was right about one thing, she was a ball of life...
Crichton rolled his head, groaning deep within himself as he sluggishly brought one leg forward in a drowned attempt to walk on his own.
Crichton crumbled to his hands and knees, Aeryn falling with him with a cry of pain as she landed on the knee of her wounded leg.
www.pgniteshade.com /gigienthusiastsfic/xfiles.html   (7973 words)

  
 thePeerage.com - John Crichton Stuart McDouall and others
     John Crichton Stuart McDouall was born on 5 July 1818.
She married John Crichton Stuart McDouall, son of Reverend William McDouall and Euphemia Gaudin, on 23 February 1841.
She married John Crichton Stuart McDouall, son of Reverend William McDouall and Euphemia Gaudin, on 28 March 1864.
www.thepeerage.com /p2458.htm   (873 words)

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