ely s. parker
by Shanell M. Swafford
facts about Ely S parker
Some things you didn't know about him.
he was warrior in two camps
he was the first native american to serve as commissioner of indian affairs in 1871
Ely S Parker
this is full name an hand writing
this is where Ely S a Pakers grave is
Ely Parker fight for Indian right and the united states
1827 Protestant missionaries first build churches in Six Nations
1841 Six Nations Council hands over land to British Crown to be held in trust.
1842 Ely Parker, is admitted tuition free at Yates Academy in Orleans County NY
1845Oct 5Six Nations appeal to the Society of Friends (for what dont ask me)
1850 W. B. Bartlett does an engraving depicting Mohawk Community of Akwesasne
1851 Lewis Henry Morgan and Ely Parker collaborate and publish "League of the Ho-de-no-sau-nee, or Iroquois"
1869 Ely S. Parker resigns from the Army
1878August 14Minnie "Ah-weh-ee-oo - beautiful flower" Theresa, daughter of Ely and Minnie Parker was born in Fairfield
1895August 30Ely S. Parker Dies in Fairfield
1897January 20Ely S. Parkers body reburied in Forest Lawn Cemetary in Buffalo NY