Pierre – Jean De Smet
Priest of the Society of Jesus (1801-1873)
Courageous Missionary to the American Indians (1838-1868)
Father De Smet became well acquainted with the region of the Great Salt Lake, and gave much valuable information to Brigham Young and the Mormon Pioneers while they were at Winter Quarters, Nebraska, in November, 1846.
Located at: N 41.222476 W 111.964541