Jacques Marquette

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Noun1.Jacques Marquette - French missionary who accompanied Louis Joliet in exploring the upper Mississippi River valley (1637-1675)Jacques Marquette - French missionary who accompanied Louis Joliet in exploring the upper Mississippi River valley (1637-1675)
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Louis Jolliet and Father Jacques Marquette left the mission at St.
The missionary explorer Father Jacques Marquette has a road named for him on the South Side.
The two men were followed west by two other Frenchmen, Brother Louys Le Boeme and Father Jacques Marquette, who, by the end of the year, had established the first mission in Michigan.