Program and Tours: A Marriage Between Native and Missionary Families


Date/Time
Date(s) - 02/16/2020
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Location
Gideon and Agnes Pond House

Categories


Jeff Williamson will talk about the history of the Hopkins family, which was Dakota, and how it is connected to the Williamson missionary family through the descendants of Robert Hopkins Chaska. Robert was like a son to Thomas and Margaret Williamson and was an elder in the Pajutazee Presbyterian Church. After the U.S. Dakota War of 1862, he was the Christian leader at the prisons at Mankato and Davenport, Iowa.

House Tours
1:30 to 3:30 pm

Program
2:00-3:00 pm

Cost
$2 suggested donation
FREE for youth through high school and PDHS members
FREE parking

Sponsor
Pond Dakota Heritage Society

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