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Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 241 – 260

HOUSEHOLD 241  Iroquois

Curotte Louis, 31      Curotte Therese, 29

Curotte Magdeleine,  6      Curotte John, 4

Curotte Arthur, 4 months

HOUSEHOLD 242  Iroquois

Montour Ignace, 39       Montour Laura, 35

Montour John, 15        Montour Ida, 13

Montour Florence, 8     Montour Marguerite, 3

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Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 221 – 240

HOUSEHOLD 221   Iroquois

Deer Thomas, 47     Deer Helene,  32

Deer Michel, 20    Deer Marie,  16

Deer Anne, 13  Deer Lazare, 10

Deer Guillaume, 9      Deer John, 3

Phillips Magdeleine,  47

HOUSEHOLD 222   Iroquois

Lazare Lazare, 44   Lazare Marie, 56

Lazare James, 25  Lazare Anne, 13 Continue reading

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The Caughnawaga Ploughing Match (1883) | Surnames: Tehoniataronwe, Lefebvre, Montour, Jocks, Sky, Phillips, Daillebout, Patton, DeLorimier, Leaf

 

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A GRAND SUCCESS – TWENTY NINE ENTRIES — EXCELLENT WORK — PRESENTING THE PRIZES. Continue reading

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Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 201 – 220

HOUSEHOLD 201 Iroquois

Montour Angus,  46   Montour Anna, 46

Montour Peter, 22  Montour Thomas K. 19

Montour Josephine, 12

Hemlock Marie, 16

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

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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

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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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Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 141 – 160

HOUSEHOLD 141 Iroquois

Albany Angus, 55   Albany Anna, 52

Albany Franck, 17   Albany Jean-Baptiste, 14   Albany Tomas, 12

Albany Joseph, 25   Albany Marie, 22

Albany Ignace, 4

HOUSEHOLD 142   Iroquois

Nolan Mike, 50   Nolan Mary-Ann, 38 Continue reading

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