Memoirs & Biography Ebooks
Anthony Wayne, Henry Hudson and Pere Marquette
Anthony Wayne (January 1, 1745 – December 15, 1796) was a United States Army general and statesman. Wayne adopted a military career at the outset of the American Revolutionary War. Henry Hudson (c. 1560s/70s – 1611) was an English sea explorer and navigator in the early 17th century. Father Jacques Marquette S.J. (June 1, 1637 – May 18, 1675), sometimes known as Père Marquette or James Marquette, was a French Jesuit missionary who founded Michigan's first European settlement, Sault Ste. Marie, and later founded St. Ignace, Michigan.