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  White Dove's Native American Indian Site Brant, Joseph (Thayendanegea)
Brant was born in Ohio, the son of Tehonwaghkwangeraghkwa of Canajoharie, New York, and his wife, Margaret.
Brant urged the Indians south of the Great Lakes to resist the pretensions of the United States to have won land north of the Ohio River by conquest, and under his guidance they formed a pan-tribal alliance at a congress upon the Sandusjy in 1783.
Brant's most disastrous policy was his sale or lease of land on the Grand to invest stocks for an annuity for the Indians.
users.multipro.com /whitedove/encyclopedia/brant-joseph-thayendanegea-appr-1743-1807.html   (1057 words)

 Brant, Ontario - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The County of Brant is a single-tier municipality and a census division in the Canadian province of Ontario.
Geographically, the city of Brantford is located within the County of Brant (and is included within the "Brant County" census division), however the municipal government of Brantford is separate from the County of Brant municipal government.
Bruce - Dufferin - Elgin - Essex - Frontenac - Grey - Haliburton - Hastings - Huron - Lambton - Lanark - Leeds and Grenville - Lennox and Addington - Middlesex - Northumberland - Perth - Peterborough - Prescott and Russell - Renfrew - Simcoe - Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry - Wellington
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 Joseph Brant (Thayendanegea), Mohawk
Brant was born in 1742 on the banks of the Ohio River and given the Indian name of Thayendanegea, meaning "he places two bets." He inherited the status of Mohawk chief from his father.
Brant commanded the Indians in the Battle of Oriskany on August 6, 1777.
The settlement was abandoned and the event came to be known as the "Cherry Valley Massacre." Brant won a formidable reputation after this raid and in cooperation with loyalists and British regulars, he brought fear and destruction to the entire Mohawk Valley, southern New York, and northern Pennsylvania.
www.indigenouspeople.net /brant.htm   (1838 words)

 VG: Artist Biography: Brant, Beth (DEGONWADONTI)
Brant was published the same year she began writing, an incredible accomplishment as any writer who wants to be published would recognize.
Brant is as complex of a writer as she is a person.
Brant is able to take her complexities as a person and turn them into honest, straightforward writing that comes in several forms: stories, poems, essays, short stories, even lecture notes.
voices.cla.umn.edu /vg/Bios/entries/brant_beth_degonwadonti.html   (1639 words)

 Social and Economic Inclusion Initiative: 1.0 County Profile
In 1996, in Brant County, children under the age of 10 and youth aged 10-19 accounted for the same proportion of the total population (14% and 14% respectively).
The proportion of population in Brant County reporting single ethnic origin in 1996 was 55% as compared to 61% of Ontario.
Of the non-immigrant population in Brant County, approximately 92% were born in Ontario compared to 87% of Ontario residents.
www.waterlooregion.org /inclusion/reports/brant/10_county_profi.html   (906 words)

 Social and Economic Inclusion Initiative: 3.0 Health Status
However, in Ontario, the proportion of females rating their health as ‘poor/fair’ was statistically significantly higher than the proportion of males, even though the difference between the two sexes was small.
Approximately 80% of all deaths in Brant County, between 1993 and 1997, were attributed to four broad categories of causes: diseases of the circulatory system, cancer, diseases of the respiratory system, and injuries and poisonings.
In Ontario, in 1997, there were 3,750 deaths among adults aged 20-44 (2,517 males and 1,233 females), which accounted for approximately 5% of all deaths in Ontario in that year.
www.waterlooregion.org /inclusion/reports/brant/30_health_statu.html   (2163 words)

 Town of Brant New York
Brant is an agricultural center and supplies such commodities as corn, grapes, strawberries, tomatoes, peas, pepper, and farm crops.
Joseph Brant was born in 1742 on the banks of the Ohio River and given the Indian name of Thayendanegea, meaning, "he places two bets." He inherited the status of Mohawk chief from his father.
The settlement was abandoned and the event came to be known as the.Cherry Valley Massacre." Brant won a formidable reputation after this raid and in cooperation with loyalists and British regulars; he brought fear and destruction to the entire Mohawk Valley.
www.brantny.com /about.php   (1931 words)

 markers|family connections|Routledge
Routledge, born 14 Jun 1865 in Brant Township, Bruce County, Ontario; died 11 Oct 1936 in R.M. of Woodworth, Manitoba; married (1) Minnie.
7, Brant Township, Bruce County, Ontario; died 01 Jul 1956 in Unity, Saskatchewan; married Elizabeth Ann Lawson 1896 in Lenore, R.M. of Woodworth, Manitoba; born 31 Jul 1865 in Bruce County, Ontario; died 17 Apr 1923 in Unity, Saskatchewan.
7, Brant Township, Bruce County, Ontario; died 10 Mar 1974 in Farm at Griswold, Manitoba; married William Walter Bradley Dec 1909 in Ontario; born 23 Feb 1877 in Ontario; died 03 Nov 1942 in Farm at Griswold, Manitoba.
www.markers.com /family/Routledge/index.htm   (2837 words)

 www.brant45.ca - Brantford Masonic Lodge Freemason Ontario Canada
Brant Lodge 45 is a Lodge of Ancient and Accepted Freemasons.
Brant Lodge No.45 is a member of the Grand Lodge of Canada in the Province of Ontario (GLCPOO).
Theoretically this should mean that Brant Lodge is the 45th oldest Masonic Lodge in Ontario.
www.brant45.ca   (349 words)

 Descendants of John Peter Kelly, b.1774 New Jersey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Ontario; died November 6, 1873 in Burford, Brant, Ontario.
Ontario, and died June 2, 1852 in Burford, Brant, Ontario.
Ontario, and died December 21, 1880 in Windham, Norfolk, Ontario.
www.expage.com /kellycontinued   (498 words)

 Free Surname Search - Ontario
Surnames of Ontario, Canada : Surnames of Ontario is designed to help bring together researchers interested in the same surname.
The Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid is a pointer database consisting of the surnames, cemetery name and location of over 2 million interments from several thousand cemeteries, cairns, memorials, and cenotaphs in Ontario Canada.
Townships of Carrick, Howick, Minto and Normanby, Ontario, Canada Births 1861-1899 (Carrick Township is in Bruce County, Howick Township in Huron County, Minto Township in Wellington County, Normanby Township in Grey County) : A to C - D to H - K to Z
www.freesurnamesearch.com /search/canada/onen.html   (2412 words)

Hamilton Biggar, superannuated Minister of the Canadian Methodist Church, Brantford, was born in Queenston, Canada, Jan. 6th, 1806, and is a son of Robert Biggar, a native of Scotland, who came to this country between 1804 and 1806.
He purchased a farm on Whitman’s Creek, Brant County; but six months later, in 1838, on the event of his father's death he came to the home-farm, and has since resided there.
Biggar, who is a Reformer in politics, represented South Brant for seven years, between 1850 and 1860, in the Upper Canadian Parliament.
www.angelfire.com /sc3/biggar/ontario.html   (2467 words)

 Brantford Children's Chorus - Links
The Brant County Youth Singers were honoured to be his special guests at this perfomance.
This talented group of musicians, from Brantford Ontario and the surrounding area, is in its 10th season.
This concert was held at the Paris Presbyterian Church in Paris Ontario on June 5, 1999.
www.brantfordchildrenschorus.ca /links.html   (453 words)

 Community Living Brant | Links
The Brant County Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association is a non-profit organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.
Contact Brant is a one door - one guide to accessing children's services and developmental services from local agencies in Brant County.
Community Living Ontario's goal is that all persons live in a state of dignity, share in all elements of living in the community, and have the opportunity to participate effectively.
www.clbrant.com /links.php   (516 words)

 BOOK, MAP, & RESOURCE LIST - Brant County, Ontario, Canada. books, videos, CDs
In 1857 legislation was enacted to provide for the registration of all marriages performed by clergymen in the Province of Canada West (Ontario).
Wills and the documents that contribute to the process of distributing the estate of an individual can be a wonderful source of information about the deceased, their family and those who survived.
Index to the 1871 Ontario Census - Brant County This database contains the names of the heads of households in Brant County as they were recorded in April 1871 in the official enumeration of the population of Canada.
globalgenealogy.com /countries/canada/ontario/brant/resources/index.htm   (577 words)

 Ontario Cities, Towns, Districts and Counties
Ontario GenWeb - for Elgin County Genealogy, by Bruce Johnson.
Ontario GenWeb - for Essex County Genealogy, by Elizabeth Ladouceur.
Simcoe County is located on the Georgian Bay, with neighboring Ontario counties of Grey and Dufferin to the west, Peel and York to the south; Ontario county to the east and Musoka District tot he northeast.
home.att.net /~family-history/Ontario-Dist-Co.htm   (3078 words)

 Brant County Genealogy Queries
He was born in the US but lived from the early 1800s (at least) until his death at Onondaga, Ontario.
Brant South District, Ontario 1901 census: Paris Town
Brant South District, Ontario Census, 1901: Brantford West and Onondaga
www.cousinconnect.com /p/a/103306   (439 words)

 4-H Ontario   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This night was also the kick off of the “Eat to Give” fundraising program for Brant 4-H with guest speaker John Drummond from Waterloo County 4-H. JUDGING NIGHT: Fifty 4-H members proved their judging skills on July 5, 2005 at the Paris Fairgrounds.
The Ontario 4-H Council donated $500 from the Farm Insurances, $235 from the Ontario Lottery, $162 from the Dream Dinner and $220 from Dekalb to each 4-H Association.
Brant 4-H receives 3.5% of the total grocery or gas cards purchased at no extra cost to you.
www.4-hontario.ca /news.cfm?documentid=3731&countyid=15   (735 words)

 LUDLOW & IRWIN of Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada
Adam George LUDLOW and Eliza IRWIN were married on 25th October 1882 in Brantford, Brant County, Ontario, Canada.
Her parents, Matthew and Violet Irwin, died in 1901 and 1888 respectively and are buried at Mount Vernon United Church cemetery, Brantford, Brant County, Ontario.
Please, if anyone "out there" recognises any of these names or can share any information with me about this family or their descendants, I should be very glad to hear from you.
genforum.genealogy.com /canada/ontario/messages/7928.html   (294 words)

 CBC - Canada Votes 2004
In 2004, the riding of Brant added about 9,500 people, mainly from the Indian reserves in the southeast.
The riding of Brant was first established in 1903 and was called Brant or Brantford until the present.
Member of the panel representing children under the auspices of the Office of the Children's Lawyer, and was a part-time Crown Attorney.
www.cbc.ca /canadavotes2004/riding/116   (663 words)

 Phil McColeman Federal Conservative Candidate for Brant Ontario Canada
"Brant United way agencies provide important community services that improve peoples' lives and are integral in maintaining and building the community we want".
The mission of the United Way is to improive people's lives by mobilizing the caring power of the community.
The Brant United Way works towards this mission through an annual fundraising campaign, allocation of funds to member agencies and through participation in community planning activities.
www.philmccoleman.ca   (193 words)

 CBC - Canada Votes 2006 - Candidates and Ridings
This southern Ontario riding contains Brant County and part of Haldimand County, including the city of Brantford.
The average family income is $64,286 and the unemployment rate is six per cent.
Has 13 years of experience in the Ontario health system, four as executive director of the Grand River District Health Council in Brantford.
www.cbc.ca /canadavotes/riding/116   (851 words)

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Work with landlords and low income tenants to explore payment options which are mutually beneficial, rent loans (may include utility arrears) where eligible, and necessary to avoid homelessness.
Families and individuals receiving Ontario Works and ODSP should contact their worker.
This project identifies people who are sleeping in the rough and ensures harm reduction or immediate accommodation, as well as connecting them with appropriate services.
mail.brantford.ca /BrantfordCOA.nsf/40dfda5a760dece785256cec007629dc/f7d577969209faf185256ced0055916b?OpenDocument   (401 words)

 Brant Hill Inn in Port Dover, Ontario
Brant Hill Inn is located on the Brant Hill in Port Dover.
The Brant Hill Inn features facilities for small meetings and conferences.
The Brant Hill Inn is a modern European-styled inn with large, comfortable rooms.
www.branthillinn.com   (179 words)

 Brant Resource Stewardship Network - Home
The Brant Resource Stewardship Network, through cooperative efforts, promotes care of the resources within the community for a profitable and sustainable environment.
It is a community based program designed to increase awareness and initiate recovery of grassland, oak savanna and oak woodland habitats in Brant County.
The program is the result of a partnership formed between Brant Resource Stewardship Network, National Wild Turkey Federation Canada, Brant-Oxford Boss Gobblers and Brant Rod and Gun Club.
www.ontariostewardship.org /ontarioStewardship/home/osBRSNIndex.asp   (480 words)

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