Johnson, William, 1715-1774

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British official in America.

From the description of Receipt signed to an autograph letter signed (signature obliterated) dated Schonectady [sic] 24 December, 1764 : [n.p.], 1764 Dec. 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270496465

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Johnson Hall, to an unidentified correspondent, 1769 Apr. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270487684

Sir William Johnson was a wealthy land owner and trader, controlling most of the lands in New York State's Mohawk Valley. Johnson served as the Superintendent of Indian Affairs and was appointed to the New York Colony Governor's Council. In 1755 he defeated a superior French force at the Battle of Lake George and was subsequently awarded a hereditary baronetcy. Johnson's relations with the Iroquois resulted in his gaining political and economic prominence. He was instrumental in relieving tensions between Native Americans and European settlers. Johnson established the city of Johnstown, N.Y. and was successful in obtaining its designation as the county seat of Tryon County. Johnson died at Johnson Hall, his baronial estate,in Johnstown in 1774 and is buried in Johnstown.

From the description of Papers, 1733-1808. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 145407473

British officer and colonial superintendent of Indian Affairs.

From the description of Minutes of the several conferences held by Sir William Johnson with the Indians on his way to, and at the Detroits, 1761. (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: 58758869

British superintendent of Indian affairs and landowner; came to America from Ireland ca. 1737; owner of extensive lands in New York State.

From the description of Articles of submission, 1760. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70978810

Johnson was a wealthy landowner in colonial New York. He was the victor at the Battle of Lake George. These papers were transcribed as part of the project to publish Johnson's complete papers and to verify those papers destroyed in the 1911 N.Y. State Capitol fire.

From the description of Transcriptions of Johnson's papers in London, 1747-1774. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122487969

Born in County Meath, Ireland, in 1775. Came to America in 1738 with Sir Peter Warren, who adopted him. In 1752 he inherited Sir Peter's estates in the Mohawk Valley. In 1755 he was appointed Superintendent of Indian Affairs for New York, and he commanded the expedition against Crown Point, where he captured Baron Dieskau at Lake George. In 1755 he had been created a baronet of the United Kingdom, He married Catherine Wisenberg. In 1759 he commanded the provincial troops under General Prideaux against Niagara. He died at Johnson Hall, near Schenectady, January 11, 1774. (From Dic. Can. Biog.) (blue index cards)

From the description of William Johnson papers, 1754-1764. (Detroit Public Library). WorldCat record id: 399750063

Superintendent of Indian Affairs, land-owner, officer during the French and Indian War. Johnson served as the British Superintendent of Indian Affairs for North America, he owned extensive tracts of land in upstate New York, and defeated French forces at the Battle of Lake George.

From the description of Letter, 1769 April 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122519950

Colonial official.

From the description of Papers of Sir William Johnson, 1755-1774 (bulk 1763-1774). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71068893

Sir William Johnson was born in Ireland in 1715. He was a pioneer in the Mohawk River Valley, New York, where he settled in 1738 and became a prominent landowner. He served as a military officer and as superintendent of Indian Affairs in British North America, using his influence with the Indians to benefit the British during the French and Indian War and later Indian wars.

Sir John Johnson, son of Sir William Johnson, was a loyalist in the American Revolution and served as a superintendent of Indian affairs in Canada.

From the description of Letters and receipt, 1766-1772. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80372545

Military commander during the French and Indian War.

Sir William Johnson, 1715-1774, was Superintendent of Indian Affairs, played a significant role in the colonial history of New York.

From the description of Sir William Johnson letters, 1755-1773. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 38142710

Sir William Johnson was born in Ireland in 1715. He was a pioneer in the Mohawk River Valley, New York, where he settled in 1738 and became a prominent landowner. He served as a military officer and as superintendent of Indian Affairs in British North America, using his influence with the Indians to benefit the British during the French and Indian War and later Indian wars.

Sir John Johnson, son of Sir William Johnson, was a loyalist in the American Revolution and served as a superintendent of Indian affairs in Canada.

From the description of Letters and receipt, 1766-1772. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702150537

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creatorOf Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797. Letter signed : New York, to Sir William Johnson, 1761 Apr. 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf Gage, Thomas, 1721-1787. Letter signed : New York, to Sir William Johnson, 1767 Sept. 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf Johnson, William, Sir, 1715-1774. Receipt signed to an autograph letter signed (signature obliterated) dated Schonectady [sic] 24 December, 1764 : [n.p.], 1764 Dec. 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf Gage, Thomas, 1721-1787. Letter, 1772 Nov. 30, New York, N.Y., to Sir William Johnson. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Dartmouth, William Legge, Earl of, 1731-1801. Letter signed : Whitehall, to Sir William Johnson, 1773 Apr. 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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associatedWith Eddy, Jonathan, 1726 or 7-1804. person
associatedWith Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Collection (Newberry Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Eells, Earnest E. person
associatedWith Emmet, Thomas Addis person
associatedWith Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768. person
associatedWith Finley, Samuel person
associatedWith Fitch, Thomas, 1700-1774. person
associatedWith Five Nations. corporateBody
associatedWith Flexner, James Thomas, 1908-2003. person
associatedWith Fonda family. family
associatedWith Fonda family. family
associatedWith Forbes, John, 1707-1759. person
associatedWith Fort Ticonderoga, Museum, (N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790. person
associatedWith Franklin, William, 1731-1813. person
associatedWith Frey, Samuel Ludlow, 1833-1924. person
associatedWith Frye, Joseph, 1712-1794. person
associatedWith Gage, Thomas, 1721-1787. person
associatedWith George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1760. person
associatedWith Gilman, Peter, 1704-1788. person
associatedWith Glen, John. person
associatedWith Glen, John, Jr., fl. 1766. person
associatedWith Great Britain. Army corporateBody
associatedWith Great Britain. Commission of Indian Affairs, Albany. corporateBody
associatedWith Gridley, Richard, ca. 1710-1796. person
associatedWith Hanson, Willis T., person
associatedWith Hardy, Charles. person
associatedWith Hardy, Charles, Sir, 1716?-1780. person
associatedWith Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957. person
associatedWith Hill, William H. person
associatedWith Historic Cherry Hill corporateBody
associatedWith Historic Cherry Hill. corporateBody
associatedWith Holden, James A. (James Austin), b. 1861. person
associatedWith Hopkins, Timothy, 1859-1937 person
associatedWith Huntington Free Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Hutchinson, Thomas, 1711-1780. person
associatedWith Hutchins, Thomas, 1730-1789. person
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associatedWith Indicott, John. person
associatedWith Inglis, Charles, 1734-1816. person
associatedWith Irwin, Theodore, 1827-1902, person
associatedWith Johnson, Charles, Sir. person
associatedWith Johnson, Guy, ca. 1740-1788. person
associatedWith Johnson Hall (Johnstown, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Johnson, John, Sir, bart., 1742-1830. person
associatedWith Johnson, Warren, b. 1732. person
associatedWith Kempe, John Tabor, d. 1791. person
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associatedWith Lansdowne, William Petty, Marquis of, 1737-1805 person
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associatedWith McKee, Alexander, ca. 1735-1799. person
associatedWith Moore, Henry, Sir, 1713-1769. person
associatedWith Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation. Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Nead, Frank B. person
associatedWith Newberry Library. corporateBody
associatedWith New-York Historical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith New York (State). Council. corporateBody
associatedWith New York (State). Education Department. Division of Archives and History. corporateBody
associatedWith New York (State). Education Dept. Division of Archives and History. corporateBody
associatedWith New York (State). Governor. corporateBody
associatedWith New York (State). Governor (1743-1753 : Clinton) corporateBody
associatedWith New York State Library. Manuscripts and Special Collections Unit. corporateBody
correspondedWith New York (State). Lieutenant Governor (1761-1775 : Colden) corporateBody
associatedWith New York (State). Militia. Regiment of Provincials. corporateBody
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correspondedWith Pennsylvania. Lieutenant Governor (1763-1771 : Penn) corporateBody
correspondedWith Penn, Thomas, 1702-1775. person
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correspondedWith Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805. person
correspondedWith Prévost, Augustine, ca. 1725-1786. person
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correspondedWith Shirley, William, 1694-1771. person
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Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)
New York
United States
New York (State)
New York (State)
America
Nova Scotia
New York (State)
New York--Crown Point
Pokemouche (N.B.)
Oswego (N.Y.)
United States
Lake George (N.Y.)
Albany County (N.Y.)
Wisconsin
Great Britain
Tryon County (N.Y.)
New York
Wars--New York (State)
New York (State)
Fort Stanwix (Rome, N.Y.)
Fort Cumberland (N.B.)
Pennsylvania
Massachusetts
Schenectady (N.Y.)
New England
New York (State)
New York (State)
Albany (N.Y.)
New York (State)
Johnstown (N.Y.)
New York (State)
Amsterdam (N.Y.)
New York (State)
Northeastern States
Fort Edward (N.Y.)
United States
Fort Johnson (N.Y.)
Kingsborough Patent (N.Y.)
Mohawk River Valley (N.Y.)
Ohio
Old Fort Niagara (N.Y.)
Johnstown (N.Y.)
Baie Verte (N.B.)
United States
Great Britain
Johnstown (N.Y.)
New Brunswick
United States
Schoharie (N.Y.)
Subject
Fur trade
Indians of North America--Treaties
Oneida Indians
Menominee Indians
Mohegan Indians
Kickapoo Indians
Military missions
Indians of North America--Alcohol use
Onondaga Indians
Ojibwa Indians
Travel
Iroquois Indians
Indians of North America--Social conditions
Land companies--History--18th century--Sources
Indians of North America--Government relations
Indians of North America--Treaties--History--18th century--Sources
Conestoga Massacre, Pa., 1763
Indians of North America
Indians of North America--Wars--1750-1815
Indians of North America--Commerce
Seneca Indians
Indians of North America--Government relations--to 1789
Wyandot Indians
Seven Years' War, 1756-1763
Indians of North America--Education
Indians of North America--Government relations--To 1789--Sources
Crown Point Expedition--1755
Land titles
Delaware Indians
Quebec Campaign, 1759
Ottawa Indians
Indians of North America--Medals
Iroquois Indians--Government relations
Pontiac's Conspiracy, 1763-1765
Mills and mill-work
Cherokee Indians
Land tenure
Fur traders
Indian traders--Correspondence
Real property
Tuscarora Indians
Mohawk Indians
Occupation
Colonial officials
Function

Person

Birth 1715

Death 1774-07-11

Britons

English

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