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Samuel de Champlain

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Transcript of Samuel de Champlain

Samuel de Champlain Born:1567 in Brouage, France
Died:Decamber 25,1635

Biographical infomation
Champlain grew up in France.
He lived until he was 68. Champlain represented France and
he was sailing for king Henry IV. Champlain Champlain traveled from 1599-1615.
He made sevral voyages to the West Indies,
Mexico,Panama,Vera Cruz, and Columbia. Goal:
Samuels goal was to find the Northwest passage through North America to get to Asia. Champlain had 5 ships on his voyage the first
was the Nugget, the second was the Pollo, the Berlin, the Mandon, and the Tonto. The route Champlain took was across the
Atlantic ocean and tried to follow the
ST. Lawrence river. Champlains had many hard ships on his travel.
one of them was when he had a run in with the
Iroquois tribe. Also when he came to the chambly
rapids him and his crew had to continue in canoes. Contact with Native people:
He became friends with the Algonquin and Huron tribes.
He also became enamies with the Iroquois tribes. Champlain did not get were he wanted
to go. He wanted to get to Asia by going
threw North America but he stoped at the
great lakes. Interesting Info:
Champlin founded Quebec.
Died of a stroke in Quebec at the age of 68.
He was Roman Catholic.
Sources: World Book by Franklin L Ford, Jacques Cartier,
Samuel de Champlain and the explorers of Canada by Tony
Coulter, www.NNDB.com/people, www.biograghi.com, Answer.com, The History of US. By Mary Harris
Deceber 20, 2010 Hardships of travel: He had a run in with the Iroquois indians
and he killed 3 Iroquois cheafs.
Also when he and his crew came to the chambly rapids
they had to proceed in canoes. Contact with Native people: He became friends with the Algonquin and Huron tribes and they came with him the rest of his journey and they helped him along
the way. Champlain did not get were he wanted to go. He wanted to
reach Asia by finding a northwest passage through North
America but he stoped at the great lakes. Interesting information:

Champlain founded Quebec. He died of a stroke
in Quebec at the age of 68. He was roman catholic.
Champlain was in the french army but he quiet to be a sailer.
He was well educated in things such as mathmatics and astronamy.
Samuel de Champlain became the governor of Quebec.
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