Issac Jogues Monument

34 Fort George Road, Lake George, NY

Bronze statue of Father Issac Jogues S.J. erected in 1939

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Issac Jogues Monument

Photo taken by Richard Doody in 1989

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Description 

Inscribed, "Father Jogues, S.J., Ambassador of Peace from New France to the five nations of the Iroquois with his companion John Bourdon discovered these waters, named them Lac du Saint Sacrament May 30, 1646. Martyred by the Mohawks at the river of their name on October Eighteenth of that same year. Erected by the State of New York A.D. 1939."

Update Log 

  • January 30, 2019: New photos from Richard Doody
  • January 30, 2019: Added by Richard Doody

Sources 

  • Richard Doody