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Israel Tekarihoken Rice

Also Known As: "Israel", "Deer", "Rice", "Tekarihoken"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Quebec, Canada
Death: Died in Gogama, Sudbury District, Ontario, Canada
Cause of death: Cancer
Place of Burial: Gogama, Sudbury District, Ontario, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Chief Pierre Atawenrate and Scholastique Elizabeth Rice
Husband of Mary Ann 'Karonharoroks' Rice
Father of Leon(Tekarihoken) Joseph Rice; Emma (Scholastique) Osenenhawi Elizabeth Rice; john Rice; Mabel D'Amour; Joseph Kanenrotan Rice and 7 others
Brother of Louise-Rosina rosina Stacey; George Napoleon Rice; henrietta georgina Rice; anne matilde Rice; joseph jean baptiste Rice and 3 others
Half brother of cecile thawenrate Rice and (No Name)

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About Israel Tekarihoken Rice

My Grandfather Israel (Tekarihoken) was a fur trapper and sold his pelts to the Hudson Bay company and he was a hunter also he was a cook in Lumber camps judy riceTEKARIHOKEN (Tegarihogen, Tegarioguen, Teharihogen, Teharihoguen, Thearihogen), title of one of the sachems, or hereditary chiefs, of the Mohawks. This chief belonged to the Turtle clan and Horatio Hale says he was respected as “the first chief of the eldest among the Iroquois nations.” Hale suggests that the name means “holding two offices”; this would be especially appropriate since Tekarihoken, unlike most of the other sachems, was both a civil and a military leader. L. H. Morgan gives the title in its Seneca form Dagäeogä, and suggests that it means “Neutral” or “the Shield.”

A chief by the name of Tekarihoken is mentioned frequently by the French between 1653 and 1659, a period of almost continuous Iroquois guerilla warfare against them and their Indian allies. In 1653 Tekarihoken led one of the Mohawk war parties that sought to avenge the killing of chief Aontarisati in Trois-Rivières the year before. His appears to have been the band that seized Father Joseph-Antoine Poncet* de La Rivière: near Sillery on 20 Aug. 1653. this is the meaning of my grandfathers native name Judy Rice

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Israel Tekarihoken Rice's Timeline

1870
June 22, 1870
Quebec, Canada
1896
April 13, 1896
Age 25
Roussillon Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada
1897
1897
Age 26
Quebec, Canada
1898
March 18, 1898
Age 27
Roussillon Regional County Municipality, QC, Canada
1899
August 2, 1899
Age 29
Roussillon Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada
1901
June 17, 1901
Age 30
Roussillon Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada
1904
July 1904
Age 34
1905
November 18, 1905
Age 35
QC
1907
1907
Age 36
Roussillon Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada
1909
September 5, 1909
Age 39
Roussillon Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada