1838 Appraisements by Henry R. Schoolcraft Mackinac Agency

Modified on Sunday, 12 June 2011 09:51 AM by Patricia Hamp — Categorized as: Miscellaneous

Submitted 13 November 1838
By: Henry R. Schoolcraft
L. 1226

These are indexes only. I did not include the dollar amount for the various improvements. Researchers may be able to use this to place where a Band resided by the name of the Band.

Abstract of appraisements of Indian Improvements made by Henry R. Schoolcraft under the treaty of March 28th 1836.
Voucher No.Name of BandNo. of Band
1Chocolate and Carp River76
2Grand Island Band62
3Tacquimenon Band73
4Jawba Wadick54
5Sault St. Marie144
6Poatagunissee Band76
7Ste. Marie River on Lake Superior Coast76
8Band of the Chenoux84

1. Appraisal of Indian Improvements of the Bands of Chocolate and Carp Rivers and River Au Traines. Lake Superior.
TribeName of BandNo. of Band
ChippewaChocolate and Carp River76
ChippewaChocolate and Carp River76
ChippewaChocolate and Carp River76
ChippewaKangwyonais4
ChippewaOsosaum4
ChippewaRiver Au Traines4

2. Appraisal of Indian Improvements of teh Band Grand Island and its vicinity. Lake Superior.
TribeName of BandNo. of Band
ChippewaGrand Island Band62
ChippewaGrand Island Band62
ChippewaGrand Island Band62
ChippewaSaughing - Fish River62
ChippewaMrs. John Holliday1
ChippewaOmonomonec7
ChippewaZoibo13

3. Appraisal of Indian Improvements of teh Band of Tacquimenon River and its vicinity, Lake Superior.
TribeName of BandNo. of Band
ChippewaTacquimenon Band73
ChippewaTacquimenon Band73
ChippewaTacquimenon Band73
ChippewaMukobwaun8
ChippewaSheegud7
ChippewaSheegud7
ChippewaOzawadon6
ChippewaKabaywainse1
ChippewaKeezhikoquay1
ChippewaKabaynodins10
ChippewaKagosh's Wife1

4. Appraisal of Indian Improvements of the Band of Iawba Wadick at the outlet of Lake Superior.
TribeName of BandNo. of Band
ChippewaPeesissowissee on Waijishkees Bay54
ChippewaPeesissowissee on Waijishkees Bay54
ChippewaPeesissowissee on Waijishkees Bay54
ChippewaIawba Wadick8
ChippewaIawba Wadick8
ChippewaKewayzee1
ChippewaJohn Wayishkee1
ChippewaBawbetowagojin1
ChippewaAhwunocquot1
ChippewaWilliam Wayishkee1
ChippewaOshawushkodawaqua3
ChippewaOshawushkodawaqua3
ChippewaNabunagosh4
ChippewaWanbojeeg1
ChippewaMukudaywakweet5
ChippewaKeedeequa2
ChippewaNawawbens6

5. Appraisal of Indian Improvements of the Band of Sault Ste. Marie.
TribeName of BandNo. of Band
ChippewaSault Ste. Marie Band144
ChippewaSault Ste. Marie Band144
ChippewaSault Ste. Marie Band144
ChippewaSault Ste. Marie Band144
ChippewaSault Ste. Marie Band144
ChippewaSault Ste. Marie Band144
ChippewaSault Ste. Marie Band144
ChippewaSault Ste. Marie Band144
ChippewaKewazee Shawano8
ChippewaKewazee Shawano8
ChippewaWeenekis2
ChippewaGitchee ojibwa2
ChippewaIawbanse4
ChippewaShagonabee5
ChippewaMoushwa4
ChippewaNabunway1
ChippewaKabamossay2
ChippewaShingwauk3
ChippewaOning wa gon3
ChippewaShawishcopenace6
ChippewaOkenegobwi1
ChippewaNamawunegabowa2
ChippewaSawagimzjee and brothers3

6. Appraisal of Indian Improvements of the Band of Drummond Island and vicinity. Lake Huron.
TribeName of BandNo. of Band
Chippewa OttawaPoatagunissee Band76
Chippewa OttawaPoatagunissee Band76
Chippewa OttawaPoatagunissee Band76
Chippewa OttawaOsawamik and Taybossegay  
Chippewa OttawaOsawamik and Taybossegay  
Chippewa OttawaOsawamik and Taybossegay  
Chippewa OttawaOsawamik and Taybossegay  
Chippewa OttawaShomin and son and his relatives  
Chippewa OttawaShomin and son and his relatives  
Chippewa OttawaKokosh and his relatives  
Chippewa OttawaKokosh and his relatives  
Chippewa OttawaMudjeekewis and Shawun and their relatives  
Chippewa OttawaMudjeekewis and Shawun and their relatives  
Chippewa OttawaMudjeekewis and Shawun and their relatives  

7. Appraisal of Indian Improvements of the Chippewa on the River St. Marys and the south coast of Lake Superior.
This list embraces part of the items 2, 3, and 4 of teh estimate. These ancient cleanings, long abandoned and now partially overgrown, appear to belong to the Tribe in common and not to particular bands. The appraisal embraces all the sites, not included in the appraisement to bands, or to individuals.
TribeName of Band
ChippewaOn Sugar Island
ChippewaAt Unewabomin
ChippewaAt Muskkodasagee
ChippewaAt Minushco
ChippewaAt Muzhegunissing
ChippewaAt Neebish Island
ChippewaVicinity of Detour
ChippewaAt Grand Marrais
ChippewaOn the shores of Teacquimenon Bay

8. Appraisal of Indian Improvements of the Indians on the reserve of the Chenoux. Lake Huron.
TribeName of BandNo. of Band
ChippewaBand of the Chenoux84
ChippewaBand of the Chenoux84
ChippewaChabowaway Chief14
ChippewaChabowaway Chief14
ChippewaChabowaway Chief14
ChippewaChabowaway Chief14
ChippewaMishabose10
ChippewaAkukojeesh7
ChippewaSaganosh Equa2
ChippewaPacaquain5
ChippewaOsawainick2
ChippewaShemaugon4
ChippewaNawaquageezhig3

Mackinac Agency
Letters Received by the Office of Indian Affairs 1828-1880
National Archives Microfilm Publications M234 Roll 403 1839-1852


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