Jacques Marquette

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Synonyms for Jacques Marquette

French missionary who accompanied Louis Joliet in exploring the upper Mississippi River valley (1637-1675)

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Middle School Program: Allendale Middle School, Allendale Clarenceville Middle School, Livonia Columbia Middle School, Columbia Delton Kellogg Middle School, Delton Dixon Educational Learning Academy, Detroit Father Marquette Catholic Middle School, Marquette Johnson Upper Elementary School, Westland Manistique Middle and High School, Manistique Michigan Technical Academy Middle School, Redford Charter Township Pierce Middle School, Waterford Swartz Creek Middle School, Swartz Creek Vista Charter Academy, Grand Rapids White Pine Middle School, Saginaw
Before departing for the West, Louis Jolliet talked with Father Dablon, who suggested that Father Marquette be included on the expedition.
Scenic views of the Fox River that were first discovered by Father Marquette.