Jean Ribaut

Jean Ribaut (HMQRS)

Location: Jacksonville, FL 32226 Duval County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 24.148', W 81° 25.947'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
Jean Ribaut and a party of Huguenots landed the morning of May 1, 1562 on this island. Here they knelt in prayer, beseeching God's guidance and commending the natives to his care. This was the first Protestant prayer in North America.
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
Year Placed1936
Placed ByThe Jacksonville Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 9:53am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 458460 N 3363462
Decimal Degrees30.40246667, -81.43245000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 24.148', W 81° 25.947'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 24' 8.88" N, 81° 25' 56.82" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)904
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9953 Heckscher Dr, Jacksonville FL 32226, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. What historical period does the marker represent?
  2. What historical place does the marker represent?
  3. What type of marker is it?
  4. What class is the marker?
  5. What style is the marker?
  6. Does the marker have a number?
  7. This marker needs at least one picture.
  8. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  9. Is the marker in the median?