Tuesday, August 6, 2013

this is who we are

In 1825 three Senecas, Coonstick & Steel, brothers with Chief Cracked Hoof, traveled west to seek new hunting grounds, leaving their eldest brother Comstock Chief of the tribe, & their youngest brother, Seneca John, when they returned in 1828 they found Seneca John Chief, the story was Seneca John was said to have poisoned his brother, Chief Comstock, the head Chief, his brothers Coonstick & Hard Hickory murdered him then.

8 comments:

noah said...

cant read it - it's white out. this happened to me once when i copied and pasted from wikipedia too...

hannah said...

i know. just highlight over it

dr pax said...

so... our great (X ?) grandfather was an innocent man who was brutally murdered, but three of our great (again, X ?) grand uncles were murderers? and of their own kin?!

mom said...

seems so, now i only remember as a kind hearted white man friendly chief
who lived in buffalo , ny.
this is a real startling revelation
and upset in our basic foundation of
the talbot clan.
lvoe, mom

noah said...

who was our great x grandfather?

hannah said...

chief comstock

Frits said...

everything is now clear.

dr pax said...

x is the mathematical symbol for "times," as in multiplication