Famous Iroquois Chiefs
Written and researched by Margaret Knight Sypniewski, B.F.A.


A Canajoharie Mohawk Chief(left), and a Mohawk Chief (right) with a crawfish tatoo. These two chiefs went with King Hendrick (see link below) to visit England, in 1710. They were called the Four Kings of the New World and were received in court in London, England, by Queen Anne. There were three Mohawks and one Mohegan. The fifth chief died in route to England.