René-robert cavelier, sieur de la salle 88 likes rené-robert cavelier, sieur de la salle, or robert de la salle was a french explorer he explored the. A biography of the french explorer robert cavelier de la salle who la salle was born in rouen, normandy (france) on november 22, 1643 la salle, rené-robert-cavelier. Find best value and selection for your canada 1942 robert cavelier la salle 1643 1687 french explorer murdered in texas search on ebay world's leading marketplace.
A biography of french explorer rene robert cavalier which us state was named by a biography of french explorer rene robert cavalier french explorer rene - robert cavalier a biography of french explorer rene robert cavalier de la salle. On the discovery of the mississippi, and on the south-western, oregon, and north-western boundary of the united states, with a translation from the original ms of memoirs, etc relating to the discovery of the mississippi, by robert cavelier de la salle and the chevalier henry de tonty by thomas falconer ( book . René-robert cavelier, sieur de la salle, or robert de la salle (november 21, 1643 - march 19, 1687) was a french explorer he explored the great lakes region of the united states and canada , the mississippi river , and the gulf of mexico.
The explorer by rowan tatai rene-robert cavelier suier de la salle -originally born as rene-robert cavalier-born :november, 21, 1643 normandy, france. History biography the wreck of the belle, the ruin of la salle by robert s weddle the great explorers by piers. La salle, rené robert cavelier, sieur de (1643-1687) rené robert cavelier, sieur de la salle, explorer, was born in st herbland parish, rouen, france, on november 22, 1643, the son of catherine geeset and jean cavelier. Rene-robert cavelier • rene-robert cavelier (noun) the noun rene-robert cavelier has 1 sense: 1 french explorer who claimed louisiana for france (1643-1687) familiarity information: rene-robert cavelier used as a noun is very rare. Exploration routes of rené-robert cavelier, sieur de la salle, 1679-87 knowledge of the mississippi river and the vast region to the west came from the explorers of three nations--spain, france.
Show summary details preview la salle, rené-robert cavalier de (21 november 1643-19 march 1687), explorer, was born in rouen, france, the son of jean cavelier, a haberdasher, and catherine geest. Samuel de champlain was a french explorer and cartographer best known for establishing and governing the settlements of new france and the city of quebec jacques cousteau was a french undersea. This article is about the french explorerfor the french priest of that era with the same surname for whom la salle university is named, see jean-baptiste de la sallerené-robert cavelier, sieur.
La salle, rené-robert cavelier denovember 22, 1643 rouen, france march 19, 1687 navosta, texas french explorer such was the end of one of the greatest men of an age, a man of admirable spirit, and capable of undertaking all sorts of explorationsitalian explorer henri de tonti. Cavelier, jean, priest, sulpician, explorer, elder brother of robert cavelier de la salle b 27 oct 1636 at rouen, son of jean cavelier, a wholesale haberdasher. Born in rouen, france, on november 22, 1643, rené-robert cavelier, sieur de la salle was an explorer best known for leading an expedition down the illinois and mississippi rivers, claiming the region watered by the mississippi and its tributaries for france, and naming it louisiana after king louis xiv. La belle shipwreck excavation: french explorer robert cavelier, sieur de la salle led an ill-fated expedition to establish a french colony on the coast of the gulf of mexico in 1684. René-robert cavelier, sieur de la salle was a famous french explorer and the first european to sail the length of the mississippi river he also explored the great lakes region and the gulf of mexico he named the mississippi basin louisiana, to honor king louis xiv robert de la salle was born in.
Memorial plaque to de la salle in rouen rené-robert cavelier, sieur de la salle , or robert de la salle (november 22, 1643 - march 19, 1687) was a french explorer. René robert cavelier, sieur de la salle, established a french settlement on the texas coast in summer 1685, the result of faulty geography that caused him to believe the mississippi river emptied into the gulf of mexico in the texas coastal bend. Rene-robert cavelier, sieur de la salle la salle's party lost no time in proceeding to fort frontenac even though the winter was at hand, hennepin was at once sent forward to niagara with instructions to build a post and to begin the construction of a vessel so that the journey westward might be begun with the opening of spring.
Cavelier de la salle, rené-robert, explorer, founder of lachine, seigneur of cataracoui, discoverer of the mouths of the mississippi b 21 nov 1643 at rouen (normandy), son of jean cavelier, a wholesale haberdasher, and of catherine geest assassinated 19 march 1687 in texas. René-robert cavelier, sieur de la salle was born at rouen, in normandy, on the twenty-first of november, 1643 he belonged to a wealthy middle-class family at the age of fifteen, he was enrolled in the jesuit noviciate of rouen, and he took his vows in 1660. It was during this period of enterprising trailblazers that an individual arrived from france who is considered by many to be the greatest of all french explorers - the brilliant, intrepid rene-robert cavelier, sieur de la salle. Rene robert cavelier sieur de la salle was a french explorer and the first european known to have seen the ohio river la salle was born in rouen, france in 1643 as a young man he studied to become a jesuit priest but left the religious order due to his unwillingness to conform to jesuit doctrine.
The article discusses controversies that surrounded french explorer rene robert cavelier, sieur de la salle when he landed canada including investigations along gulf of mexico, french forts at mississippi river and expeditions of local geography. Relation of the discoveries and voyages of cavelier de la salle from 1679 to 1681, the official narrative (french edition) apr 14, 2017 by robert cavelier la salle and melville b anderson. Best photos for la salle, rené robert cavelier, sieur de 1643-1687 click the photo for next la salle, rené robert cavelier, sieur de 1643-1687 images seeking the mouth of the mississippi river, the french explorer ren© robert cavelier, sieur de la salle, and his expedition reached what is now matagorda bay, texas, in early 1685.