Unredeemed Captive

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Unredeemed Captive

  1. 1. The Unredeemed Captive Brandon Engberg
  2. 2. Eunice Williams <ul><li>Born in Deerfield Massachusetts in 1696. </li></ul><ul><li>She would later be taken captive by Mohawk Warriors at the young age of seven years old. </li></ul><ul><li>She would be adopted by a Catholic Mohawk family. </li></ul><ul><li>Soon after that she would fully assimilate into the tribe taking the name Marguerite Kanenstenhawi Arosen. </li></ul><ul><li>She would later marry a mohawk man named Franq i s-Xavier Arosen and start a family with him. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Eunice Williams cont. <ul><li>In the end Eunice would chose to live with the mohawk man for her entire life. </li></ul><ul><li>She did see her family a couple times though, once in 1741. </li></ul><ul><li>Her father, John Williams a Puritan minister would often try to ransom and persuade Eunice to return however he died before her first visit back. </li></ul><ul><li>Her brother Samuel took over for their father and would keep in contact with Eunice. </li></ul><ul><li>His contact is the primary reason why she visited Massachusetts in 1741 and on two other occasions. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Timeline of Eunice’s Life

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