Asked in Explorers and ExpeditionsMicmac IndiansJacques Cartier
Explorers and Expeditions
What year did Jacques Cartier come in contact with the Mic Mac Indians?
How did Jacques cartier come to realize that Newfoundland was an island?
Why did the french people come to canada?
Did amerigo vespucci ever come in contact with natives?
How did Jacques Cartier's exploration help America?
How can you tell how old and authentic your Cartier lighter is?
What are facts about Jacques cartier?
Go for details =] > ◊ Jacques was born in France, on May 19th, 1491. Now, I’m sad to say that not much is known about Jacques Before his first voyage. What we DO know is that he dreamed of sailing the seas, and finding new lands. Many boys of that time had that dream! He, as a Catholic, Believed his dreams would come true as long as he stood faithful to God. His first Voyage was commissioned to him by the King, and he was supposed to find a route to China. After all, his occupation was being an explorer! However, he was blown off course, and landed in Newfoundland. Many people believe the he was the one who discovered China! Cartier had many more Voyages, and he died on September 1st, 1557 Jacques Cartier was the first explorer of the Gulf of St. Lawrence. he was born in 1491 in St. Malo, France
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