Jacques Marquette

(1637—1675) French Jesuit missionary and explorer

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference


French Jesuit missionary and explorer, came to Canada in 1666. In 1673 with Jolliet he descended the Mississippi to the mouth of the Arkansas, establishing the existence of a ...

Subjects: Literature — World History.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.