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Oneida, the smallest of the 5 nations of the IROQUOIS confederacy, occupied a single village near Oneida Lake in New York state for most of the historic era.
It is possible that it was an Oneida town that CHAMPLAIN attacked unsuccessfully in 1615; their town was burned by the French in 1696.
Unlike most of their brethren in the confederacy, the Oneida espoused the rebel cause in the American Revolution, owing to the influence of the New England missionary Samuel Kirkland.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0005931   (181 words)

 Oneida Indian Tribe History
According to authentic tradition, the Oneida was the second tribe to accept the proposition of Dekanawida and Hiawatha to form a defensive and offensive league of all the tribes of men for the promotion of mutual welfare and security.
On Jan. 80, 1671, the Oneida began the torture of a captive Conestoga woman, and the torture was prolonged through 2 days and 2 nights because he in whose stead she had been given was burned at Conestoga for that length of time.
In 1645-46 the Oneida were at war with the Nipissing, and one band of 17 warriors from "Ononiiote" defeated an Algonkin party under Teswehat, the one-eyed chief of this people, killing the chief's son and taking 2 women prisoners.
www.accessgenealogy.com /native/tribes/oneida/oneidahist.htm   (1727 words)

 The Oneida Daily Dispatch - News
ONEIDA - Fire Chief Don Hudson says the Gol-Pak building is a threat to public safety.
The candidates for the Second Ward spot on Oneida County's Board of Legislators believe the issues that will decide their contest are some of the same topics that have dominated headlines all year.
ONEIDA - Bill Nye cut the ribbon on his second new car dealership in a little more than a month Wednesday, with festivities at his new Toyota and Scion showroom on Route 5.
www.oneidadispatch.com   (154 words)

 Oneida Culture - Indian Country Wisconsin
The Oneida Tribe are members of the League of the Iroquois, a confederacy of the Seneca, Cayuga, Onondaga, Oneida, and Mohawk based on mutual non-aggression.
Oneida Creek and Oneida Lake in north central New York state were the principal areas of the Oneida homeland.
Oneida settlers in Wisconsin were divided into two groups-Methodists and Anglicans-and they settled in a number of smaller communities on their new lands.
www.mpm.edu /wirp/ICW-57.html   (2573 words)

 Treaties With Oneida Indians
ONEIDA INDIAN ANCESTRY Treaties with Oneida Indians: 1st and 2nd Christian Parties, & Home Party, compiled 1834 to 1841 includes those families moving to Wisconsin, those moving to Canada, & those desiring to remain in NY.
The following is a list of Oneida Indians composed of the first and second christian parties desiring to migrate to Canada with Moses Schuyler their principal Chief being the first emigrating party referred to in the annexed Treaty.
STATE OF NEW YORK Oneida County } ss: We do hereby certify at a full coucil of the Residue of the 1st & 2d Christian Parties of the Oneida Indians held at their council home Mar 8, 1841 the above attested list was approved & conceded to be correct by the chiefs & warriors thereof.
www.angelfire.com /tx4/oneida/page9.html   (1904 words)

 About Oneida Lake   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Oneida Lake is a remnant of Lake Iroquois, a huge body of water that formed nearly 12,000 years ago when, as the Ice Age ended, a glacier dammed the St. Lawrence River, flooding much of Central New York.
The second Oneida Lake canal, constructed in the 1870's during the heyday of New York State railroading, proved to be a dismal economic failure.
Oneida Lake's water levels should be kept as they are, both to insure the health of the lake's valuable wetlands and to prevent any environmental damage to the lake's fragile ecosystem.
web.a-znet.com /ola/aboutol.htm   (5323 words)

 The Oneida Indians tribe
The Oneida Indian Nation were originally to be found on land that stretched from the St. Lawrence River down to the modern day Pennsylvania border.
The Oneida were members of the formidable Iroquois Confederacy of tribes, along with the Mohawk, Cayuga, Onondaga, Seneca and Tuscarora.
More than 500 Oneida were to die in this battle, but their efforts managed to prevent the two sides of a British pincer movement from meeting up, which would have crushed the Colonists.
ca.essortment.com /oneidairoquois_rjay.htm   (813 words)

 The Oneida Indian Tribe of Wisconsin
Oneida silverware is not derived from the Oneida Tribe.
The Oneida Nation in New York prefers that the term "Oneida Nation" only be used to refer to the Oneida living on the ancestral lands of the Oneidas in New York, and their Internet coordinator has informed me of this.
On the other hand, the Oneidas in Wisconsin also refer to themselves as members of the Oneida Nation, and given the numerical majority in Wisconsin, I feel their use of the term is fair.
www.jefflindsay.com /Oneida.shtml   (3400 words)

 Oneida Indian Nation - A Brief History
This treaty is held sacred by the Oneidas and is commemorated by the yearly allocation of treaty cloth to Oneida Members from the federal government.
To the Oneidas, the treaty cloth is continued affirmation that the agreement between the United States and the Oneida Nation remains intact.
The Oneida Nation is a major force behind the economic rebound in Oneida County and the Mohawk Valley.
oneida-nation.net /BRHISTORY.HTML   (2136 words)

 Official Website of the Sovereign Oneida Nation of Wisconsin
The Turtle Clan is the older brother to the Bear Clan.
The mission of the Oneidas is to sustain a strong Oneida Nation by preserving our heritage through the 7th generation.
The Oneida Family will be strengthened through the values of our Oneida Identity by providing housing, promoting education, protecting the land, and preserving the environment.
www.oneidanation.org   (396 words)

 insound - Oneida   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Oneida, responsible for last year¹s unstoppable rock opus "Anthem of the Moon," have dropped on the Earth nine extended, blown out new songs that reach far beyond the fairly concise bursts of noise and melody found on previous records.
ONEIDA wanted to call the record "Friends" in testament to the epic three year process of therapy and recovery involved with the making of the beast.
Oneida came up with the idea for The Wedding in early 2001, and immediately began building the largest music box on the east coast of the United States.
www.insound.com /annex/searchlink.cfm?from=39796&query=Oneida   (2200 words)

 Oneida Nation
The green of the tree symbolizes that the Oneida's way of life, their government and the Oneida People shall prosper so long as they adhere to the Great Law (ibid.) that was brought to the Oneida and the other Iroquois nations by the Peacemaker from the Creator.
By 1987 the Oneida were reduced to sharing a reservation with the Onondaga and having a small 32 acre unrecognized reservation for themselves.
The Oneida and the sixth member of the Iroquois League, the Tuscarora who joined in 1722, were the only members to side with the United States in its fight for independence.
www.manataka.org /page68.html   (2093 words)

 Oneida Nation Museum
The museum is in Oneida, Wisconsin, just outside of Green Bay and holds one of the largest ongoing exhibits of Oneida History.
This caused some critism of Williams by the Oneidas, however more land was bought in the summer of 1822, the same year the first group of Oneidas permanently moved to Wisconsin.
The Oneida people did not live in tepees as is the common misconception of Native Americans.
www.geocities.com /Paris/LeftBank/7900/museum.html   (1044 words)

 Oneida - About Oneida
The acquisition will position Oneida as the largest flatware company in the United Kingdom, and is expected to more than double consolidated revenues for Oneida U.K. The transaction is expected to be completed during Oneida's second quarter, which concludes July 29, 2000.
Oneida Ltd., which had fiscal 1999 sales of $495 million, is a leading manufacturer of stainless steel and silverplated flatware for both the consumer and foodservice industries, and a leading supplier of dinnerware to the foodservice industry.
Oneida also is a leading supplier of a variety of crystal, glassware and metal serveware for the tabletop market.
www.irconnect.com /ocq/pages/news.html?d=8039   (629 words)

 Oneida, Ltd. at Replacements
Oneida changed its name to Oneida, Ltd. in an effort to distinguish itself from its smaller divisions including Wm.
Several times in Oneida's history, the company cut its board members' salaries to assist in maintaining the financial health of the company.
When similar cuts were made in 1960, Oneida's employees did not view them as a management commitment to company health but as sign of potential trouble for the company.
www.replacements.com /mfghist/oneida.htm   (1245 words)

 The Post-Crescent - Tribe in Transition: Exploring the Wisconsin Oneida   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
ONEIDA — For nearly a quarter century Dan O’Loughlin has been battling a disease that is all-too common among his fellow Oneida Indian tribal members — Type 2, or adult onset diabetes.
ONEIDA — With diabetes common among American Indians, Janet Malcolm instinctively knew the open sore on a customer’s foot was no match for traditional remedies offered in her apothecary shop.
ONEIDA — The day her daughter came home from school two years ago rolling off Oneida vocabulary words and rehearsing native footwork, a tear in Debbie Reiter-Mehojah’s family history began to mend.
www.wisinfo.com /postcrescent/news/oneida2005   (714 words)

 Oneida County Wisconsin GenWeb Project
Oneida County was formed in 1885 from a part of Lincoln County which was formed in 1874 from part of Marathon County.
In 1893, Oneida County's underwent significant change when the northwest corner was joined with part of Ashland County to form Iron County and an even greater portion of the northern part of the county went to form Vilas County
The southern border of Oneida County joins Lincoln County on the western part and Langlade County on the eastern part.
www.rootsweb.com /~wioneida   (474 words)

 The Oneida Community - New York History Net
Another teaching practiced at the Oneida Community was that of "Male Continence," which was a type of birth control.
The criticisms were usually directed toward the "member's bad traits (those thoughts or acts that detracted from family unity), and an individual could be put through a shameful, humiliating experience." Only Noyes himself would not go through this unless he decided to, because he felt that a group should not criticize their leader.
From the original 87 members at Oneida in 1849, the totals from that year on were group totals from all of the communities combined.
www.nyhistory.com /central/oneida.htm   (2647 words)

 Oneida News
The Oneida Indians football team, lost 18-0 in Friday's league game with the visiting Harriman Blue Devils Next up, the Blue Devils meet the Midway Green Wave in a 1A Region 2 game, on Friday, October 14.
ONEIDA - The lines of hundreds of people watching the city's Memorial Day ceremony and parade Friday night showed an inspiring commitment of the community to remember the military personnel who have lost their...
It was a project that made a group of Oneida High School seniors more aware of helpful agencies within the community.
www.topix.net /city/oneida-tn   (598 words)

 The History of Rock Music. Oneida: biography, discography, reviews, links
Oneida is a New York band that updates the tradition of garage-rock to noise-rock and adds the dark intensity of hard-rock.
Oneida's problem is still self-indulgence (of the worst kind, the one that afflicts talented musicians) on Secret Wars (Jagjaguwar, 2004).
The aesthetics of their whimsical, multifaceted, dilated pieces is to reproduce psychedelic, progressive, kraut, noise and minimalist techniques on a massive scale.
www.scaruffi.com /vol5/oneida.html   (1356 words)

 Encyclopedia of North American Indians - - Oneida   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Oneida territory was in what is now New York State, with the Mohawk Nation east of this land and the Onondaga, Cayuga, and Seneca territories to the west.
At first the Oneidas wanted to remain neutral, but after their homes and fields had been destroyed, young Oneida warriors joined the war and fought on the side of the colonists while elders, women, and children fled their homes.
Even though the Oneidas, like other Iroquois, had been a horticultural people prior to the war, the expectations after the war were that they should develop European-style agriculture.
college.hmco.com /history/readerscomp/naind/html/na_026300_oneida.htm   (1016 words)

 Oneida County, New York
Oneida County Executive Joseph A. Griffo today unveiled his proposed 2006 county budget, which holds the budget for county property taxes stable for the second consecutive year.
Oneida County Executive Joseph A. Griffo today released a series of long-and short-range action items to address soaring gasoline prices, increased home heating costs and promote greater conservation and reliance upon alternative energy sources.
Oneida County Executive Joseph A. Griffo today announced that the county’s 1.5% sales tax will be cut by a third starting December 1, 2006.
www.oneidacounty.org   (212 words)

 City of Oneida Home Page
The City of Oneida, NY, is located in Madison County, halfway between Syracuse to its west and Utica to its east, with beautiful Oneida Lake just 5 miles north.
Oneida is a unique community with tree lined streets, sprawling parks and playgrounds, and convenient shopping.
Oneida offers an excellent School System as shown through our consistently high rate of graduating students.
www.oneidacity.com   (215 words)

 Oneida Language (Onyota'aka)
Oneida is an Iroquoian language of the Northeast Woodlands.
Today the Oneida language is spoken by about 200 people in southern Ontario, New York state, and part of Wisconsin.
Most Oneida speakers are elders, but some young people are working to keep their ancestral language alive.
www.native-languages.org /oneida.htm   (238 words)

 Oneida Indian Nation - Culture & History - 1777: The Oneidas & the Birth of the American Nation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Fighting for the cause of American liberty and independence, the Oneida Nation sent its warriors to battlegrounds ranging from Valley Forge, PA to the Canadian border of New York during the Revolution.
The alliance forged with the nascent United States was of the Oneidas' choosing.
For generations, Oneidas in their ancestral country of present-day New York have kept alive the tradition of the timely help they offered to the United States and the terrible suffering they endured in the American cause.
www.oneida-nation.net /1777.html   (687 words)

 Oneida - Epitonic.com: Hi Quality Free and Legal MP3 Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The thing is, you could compare Oneida to just about anyone loud, violent, and a bit perverse -- Devo, The Birthday Party, The Stooges, Girls Against Boys -- and you'd be right on.
Oneida's been in the business of terrifying the trust fund-toting Brooklyn newbies since the late '90s.
Perhaps this is because the band recorded it with the help of a batch of bathtub acid they made from a vintage recipe found in the local library.
www.epitonic.com /artists/oneida.html   (662 words)

 Oneida   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
They spoke Oneida, which is part of the Iroquoian language speaking family.
The Oneida were one of the original nations of the Iroquois League and were the least populous.
The Oneida’s had eight seats in the council and were known as the “Younger Brothers” as were the Cayugas.
www.mnsu.edu /emuseum/cultural/northamerica/oneida.html   (277 words)

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All of their ceremonies were in the longhouses, and it was the center of the Oneida's lives.
The Oneida were divided into three clans: the bear, the wolf, and the turtle clans.
During the French and Indian War, the Oneida were on the side of the English.
www.ga.k12.pa.us /academics/LS/4/sstudies/Colonial/4R/4R09.htm   (297 words)

 Religious Movements Homepage: The Oneida Community
This assumption was made as a result of two of Noyes' particular teachings: one being that the second coming of Christ occurred in A.D. 70, and the other being that the group could bring in the millenial kingdom by their own accord.
Still, descendants of original members are heavily involved in the company and Oneida Ltd. serves as a constant reminder of its Perfectionist namesake.
What the members of the Oneida Commnity failed to realize -- and what their critics were so apt to point out -- was that "no moral society achieves perfection, and for all its success [our] culture brings within it inevitable frustrations and disappointments.
religiousmovements.lib.virginia.edu /nrms/Oneida.html   (3630 words)

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