Reverend Peter Jones 1802-1856, The - Ontario Heritage Trust


Reverend Peter Jones 1802-1856, The

The son of Augustus Jones and a Mississauga chief's daughter, Peter Jones (Kahkewaquonaby) was a highly regarded Methodist missionary serving communities along the Grand and Credit rivers. He translated hymns and scriptures into the Ojibwa language, and made several successful fundraising tours in the United States and Great Britain.


In front of his former home, 743 Colborne Street East, Brantford

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Brant (District)

Municipality: City of Brantford