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Chief of the Caughnawaga Indians Died, 1902 / Surname: Sky

Chief of the Caughnawaga Indians

Mr. Joseph Sky, eighty-three years old, a chief of the Caughnawaga Indians, died on Tuesday night at his home in Caughnawaga, N.Y. He was elected chief in 1852, wand was chief when the first Indian lacrosse team went to Europe. He was chief when King Edward visited Canada in 1860. He was a noted Athlete. The chief was with Dawson when he surveyed the route to Manitoba over which the troops went at one time. Continue reading

June 21, 2015 Posted by | . | , , , | 4 Comments

Queen Alexandra, Consort of King Edward VII, daughter of King Christian IX

Danish princess, daughter of King Christian IX of Denmark | historical imageHer Most Gracious Majesty ALEXANDRA Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia, eldest daughter of H.M. King Christian IX of Denmark, queen and Consort to H.M. King Edward VII Born 1st December, 1844. Married 10th March, 1863.

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Alexandra Hospital in Pointe-St-Charles

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