Loading…

Looking to help your church and family stay connected to the Word while social distancing?
Check out our free church library, church online resources, and family resources.

Joseph Brant
b. 1743 – d. November 24, 1807 • Denominational founder • Politician
Dictionaries
Compton’s Encyclopedia
Brant, Joseph
Brant, Joseph(1742–1807). A chief of the Mohawk Indians, Joseph Brant served not only as a spokesman for his people but also as a British military officer during the American Revolution. After the war he strove for peace between colonists and the Indians and worked as a Christian missionary.Brant was
Who’s Who in Christian History
Brant, Joseph
Brant, Joseph (1742–1807)Mohawk Indian chief who helped establish Anglicanism in OntarioBorn along the Ohio River, Brant became a protégéof Sir William Johnson, colonial superintendent of Indian affairs, and at Johnson’s instigation attended a school for Indian boys at Lenanon, Connecticut, from 1761