Allouez, Father Claude


Allouez, Father Claude
   Came to Quebec, 1657. Left for the West, 1665. Laboured for twenty-five years among the tribes of what are now the states of Wisconsin, Michigan, and Minnesota. Met La Salle in Illinois, 1679. Died in 1690.
   Index: L Missionary labours of, 11; impresses Indians of Sault Ste. Marie with power of French king, 104.
   Bib.: Shea, Discovery and Exploration of the Mississippi Valley; Griffin, Discovery of the Mississippi.

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