Books about Matonabbee:

booksThe life and death of Matonabbee: fur trade and leadership among the Chipewyan, 1736-1782.: An article from: Manitoba... by Strother Roberts (Oct 2, 2007)


Wiki information Matonabbee:

Man, Deceased Person, Person

Matonabbee was a Chipewyan hunter and leader. He traveled with Chief Akaitcho's older brother, Keskarrah. After his father died, Matonabbee spent some time living at Fort Prince of Wales where he learned to speak English. He acted as a guide for...

Bloody Falls massacre

The Massacre at Bloody Falls was an incident that took place during Samuel Hearne's exploration of the Coppermine River on the 17 July 1771. Chipewyan and "Copper Indian" Dene men led by Hearne's guide and companion Matonabbee attacked a group of...