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explorer , Missionary

Jacques Marquette, French explorer, missionary.

Background

Marquette, Jacques was born on June 1, 1637 in Laon, France. Son of Nicolas and Rose (de la Salle) Marquette.

Education

Studied for novitiate, Nancy, France, circa 1655. Studied philosophy, Pont-a-Mousson, 1656-1657.

Connections

father:
Nicolas de

mother:
Rose (de