Beauharnois Charles Marquis De 1670-1749 Entered French Navy

1686, and rose to the rank of admiral in 1748. In 1726 appointed

governor of New France, which position he held until 1747. Took a deep

interest in Western exploration, and was a firm friend of La Verendrye.

Beaudoncourt Jacques De Beauharnois Francois De 1665-1746 Born In France Became facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail