Marinette in Marinette County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
1793 - 1865
Indian chief's daughter after whom Marinette City and county were named. Southerly about 60 feet stood her home and trading post from 1846 to 1895.
Location. 45° 6.259′ N, 87° 38.098′ W. Marker is in Marinette, Wisconsin, in Marinette County. Marker is on Riverside Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marinette WI 54143, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Isaac Stephenson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Evancheck Cabin (approx. 0.3 miles away); Menominee River (approx. 0.3 miles away); 10,000 Board Feet of Logs (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bay de Nocquet Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away in Michigan); Menominee Area (approx. 0.8 miles away in Michigan); Spies Public Library (approx. 1½ miles away in Michigan); Menominee / Main Street Historic District (approx. 1½ miles away in Michigan). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marinette.
Regarding Queen Marinette.
Queen [Marinette Chevalier Jacobs] 1793 - 1865
fur trader, born in Post Lake, Wis. She was the daughter of a Menominee Indian mother and Bartholemy Chevalier, a French trapper. Her first husband, Jean B. Jacobs, a fur trader and school
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Native Americans • Women •
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