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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hernando,_Mississippi

Hernando is a city in and the county seat of DeSoto County, which is on the northwest border of ... He was the first European to discover the Mississippi River.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DeSoto_County,_Mississippi

DeSoto County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the ... The county is named for Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto, the first European explorer to reach the Mississippi River. The county seat, Hernando  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hernando_de_Soto

Hernando de Soto (c. 1495 – May 21, 1542) was a Spanish explorer and conquistador who led ... De Soto died in 1542 on the banks of the Mississippi River in what is now ... During that time, de Soto was influenced by the achievements of Juan Ponce de León, the first European to reach Florida; Vasco Núñez de Balboa, ...

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... this · 77 were here. European Artisan Bakery specializing in breads and breakfast... ... Love this bakery on the Square in Hernando MS! Wonderful breads  ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/de-soto-reaches-the-mississippi

On May 8, 1541, south of present-day Memphis, Tennessee, Spanish conquistador Hernando de Soto reaches the Mississippi River, one of the first European ...

www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=2916

Jan 13, 2017 ... On June 18, 1541, Hernando de Soto's Spanish expeditionary force crossed the Mississippi River and became the first Europeans to enter ...

www.gilderlehrman.org/history-by-era/exploration/resources/de-soto%E2%80%99s-discovery-mississippi-1541

De Soto's Discovery of the Mississippi, 1858 In 1539, Hernando de Soto led the first major European expedition into the interior of the southeastern North ...

www.biography.com/people/hernando-de-soto-38469

Jul 8, 2014 ... Follow the journeys of explorer Hernando de Soto, the Spaniard who ... a European team of explorers had traveled via the Mississippi River.

www.preserveamerica.gov/PAcommunity-hernandoMS.html

Oct 28, 2009 ... Preserve America Community: Hernando, MS. ... De Soto was the first European to describe the Mississippi River. On his 1541 quest for gold, ...

www.hernandowest.com/the-villages.html

The Hernando West road system is teamed with sidewalks to connect homes, ... horses of European settlers and the Native Americans who first settled this area.