Papers on Iroquois personal names, 1914.


Date: 1914 | Size: 1 microfilm_reel(s)


Collected by Beauchamp in 1909, these names were taken from treaties, delegations, and other documents and are often accompanied by English translations as well as biographical information. Includes "Sketches of Onondagas of Note," "Names given to whites," and "Names of Iroquois, exclusive of Onondagas."

Background note

William Martin Beauchamp, an Episcopal clergyman, also worked as an historian.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 microfilm reel.


Gift from William N. Fenton and accessioned, 1953.

Location of originals:

Originals in Onondaga Historical Association, Syracuse Public Library, Syracuse, NY.

Indexing Terms

Corporate Name(s)

  • Onondaga Historical Association
  • Onondaga Historical Association

Personal Name(s)

  • Beauchamp, William Martin, 1830-1925
  • Beauchamp, William Martin, 1830-1925


  • Iroquois Indians -- Names