- Software name: appdown
- Software type: Microsoft Framwork
- size: 109MB
This company prospered as little as the rest of Colberts Dumas Vaudreuil, 9 Sept. 1756, cited in Bigot au Ministre, 6 Oct. 1756, and in Bougainville, Journal.
Sometimes the origin of his nobility was lost in * Lalemant. Relation, 1663, 2.
CHAPTER V. 1758, 1759.
 La Mothe-Cadillac au Ministre, in Gayarr, i. 104, 105. Lettre de Bretonvilliers, 7 Mai, 1675; extract in Faillon. Fnelon, though wanting in prudence and dignity, had been an ardent and devoted missionary. In relation to these disputes, I have received much aid from the research of Abb Faillon, and from the valuable paper of Abb Verreau, Les deux Abbs de Fnelon, printed in the Canadian Journal de l'Instruction Publique, Vol. VIII.
Perhaps it was to compensate him for the outlays into which he had been drawn that the colonial minister presently authorized him to embark for Louisiana and pursue his enterprise with that infant colony, instead of Canada, as his base of operations. Thither, therefore, he went; and in April, 1700, set[Pg 350] out for the Sioux country with twenty-five men, in a small vessel of the kind called a "felucca," still used in the Mediterranean. Among the party was an adventurous youth named Penecaut, a ship-carpenter by trade, who had come to Louisiana with Iberville two years before, and who has left us an account of his voyage with Le Sueur. Ibid., II. 487.
 The papers of this discussion will be found in N. Y. Col. Docs., III. These extracts are taken from the two letters preserved in the Public Record Office, America and West Indies, LXXIV. LXXXII.