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Full Name: Joseph Brant
Biography:
(1742-1807) A Chief, a British Military officer and a Christian missionary whose parents, Mohawks from New York State, were traveling along the Ohio river when Brant was born. He was educated in English missionary schools in Philadelphia. As a young teenager, he worked with British General William Johnson as a translator. He also worked with the reverend John Stuart on a translation of, among other works, the Gospel of Mark into Mohawk. His career as a soldier and leader against the American Revolutionaries continued as a land activist after the war. Moving to available land within Ontario, Canada, he translated the New and Old Testament into Mohawk.
Native American Information:
Name: THAYENDANEGEA
Tribe: Mohawk
Author's Timeline:
1742 (Unknown) County
Joseph Brant was born along the Ohio River in 1742. 
1807 (Unknown) County
Joseph Brant died in Ontario, Canada in 1807. 
? Montgomery County
Brant lived in Montgomery County, New York. 
? (Unknown) County
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Brant worked with the reverend John Stuart on a translation of, among other works, the Gospel of Mark into Mohawk. Moving to available land within Ontario, Canada, he translated the New and Old Testament into Mohawk. 

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