Father Jacques Marquette, SJ (1637–1675)

Missionary, Explorer

A native of France, Marquette worked in Jesuit missions in Canada before embarking, with Louis Joliet, on their extraordinary expedition through what would become the states of the Great Lakes and Mississippi River valley.


Father Marquette National Memorial * Wikipedia


Father Marquette's Journal

Children's A. Derleth, Father Marquette and the Great Rivers  


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