Home / Biography / Jacques Marquette

Jacques Marquette

French Jesuit missionary who found out Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan’s 1st European arrangement. He was designated like a Jesuit missionary to the region of Quebec in 1666. Marquette and Louis Jolliet had been the 1st Europeans to see and graph the northern area from the Mississippi River in 1673. He was raised in France like a missionary and was raised by monks and priests. Chris Farley graduated from Marquette University or college, which was called in his honor.

Check Also

Toots Mondt

Groundbreaking wrestling icon who co-promoted the WORLDWIDE Wrestling Federation, which later on became the WWE. …