Gabriel Lalemant, French-Canadian missionary and saint (d. 1649) was born on October 3, 1610.

Gabriel Lalemant was a French Jesuit missionary in New France beginning in 1646. Caught up in warfare between the Huron and nations of the Iroquois Confederacy, he was killed in St. Ignace by Mohawk warriors and is one of the eight Canadian Martyrs.

Gabriel Lalemant, French-Canadian missionary and saint (d. 1649) was born on October 3, 1610.

October 3, 1610

Gabriel Lalemant, French-Canadian missionary and saint (d. 1649) was born on October 3, 1610.

Gabriel Lalemant was a French Jesuit missionary in New France beginning in 1646. Caught up in warfare between the Huron and nations of the Iroquois Confederacy, he was killed in St. Ignace by Mohawk warriors and is one of the eight Canadian Martyrs.