Abstract Of Licenses For The Indian Trade Granted Within The Acting Superintendancy Of Michigan

Abstract of Licenses granted by Henry R. Schoolcraft, Acting Supt. of Michigan during the year ending 30th September 1839. (HR Schoolcraft Papers, National Archives) (Spellings per document/interpretation)

 

Names of Persons Licensed

Date of License

Term

Amount of Capital

Amount of Bond

Name of Securities

Place of Trade

Thomas, White & Lalonde

4 Oct 1838

31 Dec 1838

$250

$500

John Orr

Mille au Coquin

Josiah Pardee

5 Oct 1838

31 Dec 1838

250

500

JM Williams

Mille au Coquin

Petregan

22 Nov 1838

1 Sept 1839

500

1000

Biddle & Drew

Little Traverse

Bazille Joli

22 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

50

100

Samuel Lasley

Beaver Island

Francis Chevallier

22 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

50

100

Edward Biddle

Beaver Island

Antoine Moran

22 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

100

200

William Johnston

Beaver Island

Louis Bellanger

22 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

50

100

William Johnston

Beaver Island

Joseph LaBelle

22 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

150

300

John Orr

Beaver Island

Francois Troque

24 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

100

200

Edward Biddle

Beaver Island

B. Migotaine

24 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

50

100

Samuel Lasley

Beaver Island

Louis Gornon

24 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

100

200

Abram Wendell

Beaver Island

Francis Dophena

24 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

50

100

Abram Wendell

Beaver Island

Paul Bellanger

24 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

50

100

Abram Wendell

Beaver Island

David Franchier (?)

25 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

50

100

William Johnston

Beaver Island

T. La Pier

26 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

100

200

Edward Biddle

Beaver Island

Alexis Pilot

26 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

100

200

Edward Biddle

Beaver Island

Michael Downy

27 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

50

100

Edward Biddle

Beaver Island

Peter Plant

27 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

50

100

Edward Biddle

Beaver Island

Michael Plant

28 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

100

200

Edward Biddle

Beaver Island

T. W. Drew

28 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

50

100

Edward Biddle

Beaver Island

Francis Robinson

29 June 1839

1 Aug 1839

50

100

John Orr

Beaver Island

Augustin Troque

5th July 1838

1 Aug 1839

50

100

John Orr

Beaver Island

Peter Pond

8 July 1838

30 Aug 1839

50

100

Edward Biddle

Beaver Island

Frs. Lequier

13 July 1838

15 Aug 1839

50

100

M. Dousman

Beaver Island

Eneas Pilot

13 July 1838

1st Sept 1839

50

100

Edward Biddle

Beaver Island

Frs. Durochier

15 July 1838

15 Aug 1839

100

200

William Johnston

Goose Island

Henry Viancourt

15 July 1838

15 Aug 1839

150

300

William Johnston

Goose Island

Augutin Lore

15 July 1838

15 Aug 1839

100

200

Abram Wendell

Goose Island

Josiah Pardee

16 July 1838

30 Sept 1839

300

600

H. N. Pease

Beaver Island

Isaac Blanchard

20 July 1838

30 Aug 1839

100

200

M. Dousman

Manistee River

John Law

24 July 1838

1 Nov 1839

400

500

I. Pierce

Beaver Island

David McGulpin

27 July 1838

1 Oct 1839

50

100

T. L. Dousman

Beaver Island

William Lasley

7 Aug 1838

30 Nov 1839

250

500

John A. Drew

Beaver Island

John Falkenbury

12 Aug 1838

30 Nov 1839

500

1000

W. Wescott

Beaver Island

I. B. Terien

14 Aug 1838

30 Sept 1839

50

100

William Johnston

Goose Island

Willkinson & Kingsbury

31 Aug 1838

1 Aug 1840

500

1000

Joseph Wilkinson

White Fish Point, L. S.

Joseph Assagun

14 Sept 1838

1 July 1840

350

700

Abram Wendell

LArbre Croche

Abram Slocum

13 Sept 1838

31 Nov 1839

250

500

William Scott

Mille au Coquin

 

1839 Trader Licenses By The Michigan Indian Agency