Isaac Bearfoot

Isaac Bearfoot was an Iroquoian missionary who was ordained at Huron College in the 1870s. He served in several Indigenous communities in southwestern Ontario.

Students transcribed all of the letters written by Isaac Bearfoot contained in The Diocese of Huron Archives. His file also contains letters written to him as well as official documents concerning his birth and life.

Click the links below to read individual students’ transcriptions and corresponding essays.

The Correspondences of Isaac Bearfoot

Transcribed Sources: Denouement of Isaac Bearfoot’s Life

Isaac Bearfoot and the Diocese of Huron: Marginalization of Indigenous Voices

Reverend Isaac Bearfoot in Relation to Dresden