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Indians Camped On Delaware River Wear Plastic Helmet Headdresses (1950) | Surnames: Montour

Indians Camped On Delaware River Wear Plastic Helmet Headdresses

Wilmington, Del. –  A band of Canadian Indians gathered on the banks of the Delaware river today wearing plastic helmets in place of their tribal headdress. And the “weapons“ they carried were rivet hammers rather than tomahawks.

The redmen in this case are veteran “high steel men“ employed by the American Bridge company to work on the huge span to be erected across the river from a point south of Wilmington to New Jersey. The Indians coming here are mostly from the Caughnawaga reservation on the St. Lawrence river in Quebec province. Continue reading

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Caughnawaga Council – Mayor Joseph Canadian and Two Members Re-elected (1924) | Surnames: Albany, Canadian, Phillips, Norton, DeLisle, Montour, Lacombe, Jacobs, Beauvais

CAUGHNAWAGA COUNCIL

Mayor Joseph Canadian and Two Members Re-elected

The annual election of Indian councillors and mayor for Caughnawaga resulted as follows:

Mayor – Joseph Canadian

Councillors – James Phillips, Louis Norton, Andrew DeLisle, Angus Montour, J. Lacombe Continue reading

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Headstone: Montour, Annie | Kahnawakne (Caughnawaga) Protestant Cemetery

Native American HeadstoneAnnie Montour

Born Nov. 1883

Died Nov. 1943

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Kahnawake (Caughnawaga) Protestant Cemetery

Kahnawak:ke  Kateri  Catholic Cemetery

Index: Kahnawa:ke & the Iroquois | QC/ON

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Headstone: Montour, Mike K. | Kahnawake (Caughnawaga) Protestant Cemetery

Iroquois Genealogy | Canadian FamilyMike K. Montour

Born Oct. 27, 1910

Died May 28, 1968

Beloved Husband of Nancy Deer

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Kahnawake (Caughnawaga) Protestant Cemetery

Kahnawak:ke Kateri Catholic Cemetery

Index: Kahnawa:ke & the Iroquois | QC/ON

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Montour, Mike A. | Kahnawake (Caughnawaga) Protestant Cemetery

Mike A. Montour

Born Oct.27, 1910

Died May 28, 1968

Beloved wife of Nancy Deer

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Kahnawake (Caughnawaga) Protestant Cemetery

Kahnawak:ke  Kateri  Catholic Cemetery

Index: Kahnawa:ke & the Iroquois | QC/ON

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Headstone: Montour, Theresa (m.Johnson) | Kahnawake (Caughnawaga) Protestant Cemetery

Native American Genealogy | SurnamesTheresa Montour Johnson

Born 1892 -08 – 10

Died 1982 – 07 – 26

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Kahnawake (Caughnawaga) Protestant Cemetery

Index: Headstones of Kahnawak:ke Catholic Cemetery

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