Antoine de la Cadillac by Charlie V and Charlie B.

Antoine de la Cadillac was born 1658 and died 1730. He was the 3rd governor at Louisiana. In 1686 he married Marie Therese. He and Marie Therese had 13 kids one kid they don't now one kids name because the child died in the fire on the same day when the child was born. Cadillac joined the military at age 20 in 1683. The next year in 1684 Cadillac ask the governor of french for some land. In the 1950's he wasn't really famous. Antoine de la Cadillac/french and Indians fought the British.He found Detroit at Michigan in 1701.At the age of 25 he arrived in the new world.He got in prison at Bastille.1694 placed in charge of the frontier post at Mackinac. He spend his last year in Gascony. He's kids names are 1 child is Judith born 1689 Port royal. 2 child is Magdalene born unknown. 3 child is Antoine born April 26 1692. 4 child is Jacques born march 16 1695. 5 child is Pierre Denis born June 13 1699. 6 child is Marianne born June 7 1701. 7 child is unknown because it died on the day it was born. 8 child is Marie Therese born February 2 1704. 9 child is Jean Antoine born January 19 1707. 10 child is Marie Agathe born December 28 1707.11 child is Francois born march 27 1709. 12 child is Rene Louis born march 17 1710. And the last child is Joseph birth its unknown. He was the 3rd french Governor of Louisiana.The reason why Antoine de la Cadillac came to Detroit because he was looking for fur.





Antoine de la Cadillac
Antoine de la Cadillac
Where he was born
Where he was born

Antoine de la Cadillac route
Antoine de la Cadillac route




TIMELINE OF ANTOINE DE LA CADILLAC



  • 1658-he was born


  • 1683 he founded the new world


  • 1683-he joined the military


  • 1686-he was the 3rd Governor of Louisiana

  • 1694-placed charge of frontier post at Mackinac

  • 1701-founded Detroit

Bibliography

http://historydetroit.com/people/antoine_cadillac.php
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antoine_Laumet_de_La_Mothe,_sieur_de_Cadilla
http://www.infoplease.com/encyclopedia/people/cadillac-antoine-de-la-mothe.html