Membertou Henry 1510?-1611 Micmac Sagamore Became A Convert To

Christianity in extreme old age. In 1604 De Monts and his band of

colonists landed in Acadia, and the chief received them hospitably.

Assisted the French against hostile Indians, and in 1607 with a force of

Micmacs defeated the Armouchiquois Indians. In 1610 baptized, with his

family and other Indians; and was counted a zealous son of the church.

Is reputed to have been over a hundred years of age at his death.