De Soto /dəˈsoʊtoʊ/ is a city in Johnson and Leavenworth counties in the U.S.
... In May 1943, The Kansas City Star article reported "a town rapidly growing,
with a ... 22.2...
The Coronado and De Soto expeditions of the Spanish and the French ... 80 days
at the Grand Canyon in northern Arizona, becoming the first Europeans to view ...
and in a Quivira village in the vicinity of modern day Lyons, Kansas, the Turk ...
May 28, 2014 ... On June 18, 1541, Hernando de Soto's Spanish expeditionary force crossed ...
follows the expedition across northern Arkansas to the Arkansas River. .....
Besides Quapaw, church records reveal Osage and Kansas from the ...
Welcome to De Soto! Located in America's heartland, De Soto, Kansas is a great
place to live and work. De Soto is in the northwestern portion of Johnson ...
Although the Coronado expedition mapped the northern Gulf, pioneered a route
... way to Kansas, and made the only observations of pre-European native life, ....
of Texas and starting north to Kansas, de Soto was crossing to the west bank of ...
Oklahoma lay on the northern fringe of Spanish exploration of North America,
which ... the Coronado expedition on its journey from New Mexico to Kansas and
back. ... In 1539 Hernando de Soto began an exploration designed to find gold
The first Europeans to arrive in North America -- at least the first for whom there is
... from that era were discovered at L'Anse-aux-Meadows in northern
Newfoundland, ... Leaving Havana in 1539, De Soto's expedition landed in
Florida and ranged ... Coronado's travels took him to the Grand Canyon and
Kansas, but failed to ...
Apr 2, 2007 ... Cemetery records of De Soto Cemetery in De Soto, Johnson County, Kansas.
De Vaca and his fellow travelers were the first Europeans to see the bison, .... He
was the first person of European descent to establish an overland trail from
Mexico to the northern Pacific coast of .... silver of Quivira (thought to be in what is
now central Kansas, east of Salina). ... For more information on De Soto, click
... in western Africa to aid Portuguese wars against the Moors of northern Africa;
find ... Impact: De Soto was the first known European to cross the Mississippi
River. ... through modern-day Arizona and New Mexico and into modern-day