Chief Smoke Johnson.
Chief Smoke Johnson.. The "Smoke" Johnsons were amongst the original families settling in Brant Co. This paper examines how the European Johnson name first came to be applied to a full blood
Mohawk, indigenous Indian, and then traces members of the descending family to Chief John "Smoke" Johnson who came to fame for his part in the war of 1812.Gleaned from: Papers & Records Vol. XII (1914), Ontario Historical Society, Published: 1914 (The complete source document is available as Catalogue Number CA0171-14)by: Evelyn H. C Johnson The Archive CD Books Project exists to make reproductions of old books, documents and maps available on CD to genealogists and historians, and to cooperate with local libraries, museums and record offices in providing money to renovate old books in their collection, and to donate books to their collections, where they will be preserved for future generations.