Who
What
Where
Why
Marie L’Incarnation
When
1599-1632
- arrived in Quebec in 1639
Treasure
- letters (paper and ink)
- cross etc
- bible etc
Did they do?
- convert young Indians to Chirstianity
- first women missionary
Name of place (then and now)
- Tours (France)
- went to New France (Quebec)
Do we remember?
- Christian
- wrote long letter to son
Could they do different?
- learn more about religious belief
Is this place in relation to places today?
- St. Lawrence
Is this important?
- left historical record
Would life be like if they didn’t do what they did?
- population (native)
- kept traditional beliefs
How does this connect to things today?
brought Catholicism to New France
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"Marie De L'Incarnation Memorial Sites in Tours." Articles. Encylcopedia of French Cultural in North America, 2007. Web. 25 May 2012. http://www.ameriquefrancaise.org/en/article-559/Marie_de_l%C3%A2%E2%82%AC%E2%84%A2Incarnation_Memorial_Sites_in_Tours.html.