Brotherton & Weekping Indian Communities of NJ

Native Men in the French & Indian War
Tennent's Account of Move from Cranbury (Bethel) to Brotherton
1759 Map of Proposed Layout of Brotherton
Pictures of Brotherton
Primary Documents Related to Brotherton Indians
Native Men in the French & Indian War
Brotherton in 1761 & 1795
Message from the Brothertons to the Ohio Indians, 1767
Removal to New York, 1793 - 1803
Robert Skikkit - And Indian Soldiers of the Revolution
Weekping or Coaxen
Pictures of Weekping/Coaxen
Indian Rules of Descent of Lands
The Will of Charles Moolis & Legal Action to Stop It
The Court Battle over Moolis's Will
Court Action in Trenton
Confused Tenants & Powers of Attorney
State Control of Weekping
Efforts at Compromise at Weekping
Petition of the Indians, 1817
1819 Letter to the President
Federal Court Action
The Loss of Weekping
Miscellaneous Documents
Occum, Quakers, Moravian Texts & More
Books for sale
Guest Book

A Partial Roster of Native Men Who Served in the French & Indian War

Indian Men from NJ in the French & Indian War

Source:  NJ State Archives, Series Group SDEA0001/Colonial Wars, 1639-1903



Robert Indian* ;Maj. McDonald’s Co., NJ Provincials, Record # 243:       6/4/1761

*spelling of name in transcription is written as Indiam


Abraham Lolocks; Col. Samuel Hunt’s Co., NJ Provincials, Record #243:  On 1761 embarkation roll


Joseph Mickty; Col. John Parker’s Co., NJ Provincials. Record #243:  A captive in Canada, 1759

Taken at Fort William Henry, returned 4/15/1759**


John Mitop; Col. Samuel Hunt’s Co., NJ Provincials, Record #243:  On 1761 embarkation roll


Gabriel Mytop; Capt. Tenbrook’s Co., NJ Provincials. Record    #234-6:   1762  listed as dead as of    9/1762

Also listed in Col. Hunt’s Co., 1761


Richard Quaiquias, Capt. Shaw’s Co., NJ Provincials, Record     #243:  Listed as prisoner in 1760

Captured 8/9/1757 at Fort William Henry, made his escape from Montreal, retuned to NJ by  6/12/1760**


Nicholas Tottamey; Capt. Hunt’s Co., NJ Provincials, Record    #262:  List of men captured at  Lake George; returned from captivity in Canada with Col. Schuyler in 1760**


**  Casterline, Greg.  Colonial Tribulations; the Survival Story of William Casterline and His Comrades of the New Jersey Blues Regiment;  Lulu On-line Publishing, 2007.



Tenbrook’s Co., 11/4/1761 at Fort Ontario - does not include any of the above names.


Samuel Hunt was both a captain, and then colonel of the regiment.


This list is not exhaustive, as there are men with Anglo-surnames who have not yet been researched.


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