• Jean Baptiste Point du Sable - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean_Baptiste_Point_du_Sable Biography. There is no known record of Point du Sable's life prior to the 1770s; his birth year, place of birth, and parents are unknown, [7] though he is known from ...
  • Jean Baptiste Point du Sable - PBS

    www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/chicago/peopleevents/p_dusable.html Jean Baptiste Point du Sable was the first settler of Chicago. He was also the city's first black resident. As a free black man, Point du Sable is believed to have ...
  • Jean Baptiste Point Du Sable - Northern Illinois University

    www.lib.niu.edu/1995/ihy951204.html Jean Baptiste Point Du Sable The Founder of Chicago. Dominique K. Butler Brookwood, Junior High School, Glenwood. Jean Baptiste Point Du Sable was born in San Marc ...