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Marquette, Jacques

(Père; 1637–75). Jesuit miss. and explorer; b. Laon, Fr.; d. near present Ludington, Michigan; sailed for Can. (then called New Fr.) 1666; reest, miss. Sault Sainte Marie 1668; accompanied Louis Jolliet (1645–1700) on voyage down Wisconsin and Mississippi rivers to mouth of Arkansas R. 1673.

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