First Female Native American Earns PhD in Engineering at UB (University at Buffalo). "[Shannon] Seneca credits her background -- she is a Mohawk and part of Six Nations community based near Brantford, Ont. -- as the guiding force behind her studies.
Mohawk Indians Chief Joseph Brandt - Theyendanegea, - Brother of Molly Brant, who married William Johnson, land speculator and trader, who was the Superintendent of Indian Affairs appointed by the King of England.
Joseph Brant, born in 1742, was a Mohawk chief who helped gain Indian support for the British in the French Indian War between 1754 1763. From 1763 to 1776, Brant his tribe assisted the British in the American Revolution by attacking the American settlers. After the Revolution, unable to negotiate a land settlement with the American government, Brant obtained a land grant in Canada he his followers settled in the area now known as Brantford, Ontario.:
IROQUOIS Mohawk Martin Two-Axe & Mary Two Axe, Caughnawaga (Kahnawaké) reservation, Québec, Canada, Martin Two Axe was the constable and Mary Two-Axe Earley was an active militant for Native Women Rights.