Receipt Roll of Indigent Halfbreeds

Receipt Roll of Indigent Halfbreeds

 

We, and each of us, being blood relatives of the Ottawas and Chippewas, and legal and proper claimants under the fund reserved by the 6th Article of the treaty of March 28th 1836, hereby acknowledge to have received from Henry R. Schoolcraft Indian Agent at Mackinac and acting Superintendent of Indian Affairs for Michigan, the respective sum appointed to our names in coin.  (dated 1842 in the upper corner)  (Spellings per document/interpretation)

 

Names

Sums Awarded

Remarks

Pierre Isaac Terrien

$25.00

Mackinac

Leon Chenier

$100.00

Point St. Ignace

Louisa Picquette alias Cadotte

$100.00

St. Mary’s

Thomas Shaw

$100.00

St. Mary’s

Jane Grospied

$100.00

Mackinac

Louisa Johnston

$50.00

Grand Traverse Bay

Hester Perrault

$50.00

Mackinac

Julia Pelky

$50.00

Mackinac

Madeline Picquette

$25.00

Sault Ste. Marie

Rachel St. Andre

$25.00

Pointe St. Ignace

Jane Vaincourt

$25.00

Pointe St. Ignace

Pierre Grondin

$100.00

Pointe St. Ignace

Francis Robinson

$100.00

Pointe St. Ignace

H. W. Johnston

$100.00

Grand Traverse Bay

Janet Picquette

$100.00

Grand Traverse Bay

Lewis Belonger

$25.00

 

Paul Belonger

$25.00

 

Francis Dauphiny

$25.00

 

Joseph Aslin

$25.00

 

Isabella Morais

$15.00

 

Mary Laduc

$15.00

 

Elizabeth Jibon

$15.00

 

Lucille Generoux

$105.00

Grand River

Angelique Beauchamp

$100.00

 

Totals

$1500.00

 

 

Roll Of Indigent Halfbreeds 1842