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Ex-Chief Delisle (1886) | Surnames: De Lisle

Index: Newspaper Clippings & Other Extracts Related To Kahnawà:ke

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Ex-Chief De Lisle, an aged Indian chief, died at the Caughnawaga Reserve on Monday evening. He is to be buried with honours tomorrow. The deceased was formerly one of the best pilots, knowing the Lachine rapids thoroughly.

Source: Montreal Daily Witness, June 30th, 1886



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  1. Love and prayers are with his family. I believe we were very distant cousin. Nancy A. “DeLisle” Maynard


    Comment by Nancy A. Maynard | March 30, 2017 | Reply

    • Hello Nancy,
      Thank you for the comment, however I would like to point out that this newspaper clipping is from 1886 🙂
      Have a nice day,


      Comment by Evelyn Yvonne Theriault | March 30, 2017 | Reply

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