The territory afterwards known as Lorraine was converted to Christianity while still under Roman domination.
Missionaries came thither from Trier whose first bishop was St. One of his successors, Maternus (313-14), founded the See of Cologne.
h IS FAMILY WAS FAIRLY LARGE CONSISTING OF SISTERS NAMED m ADGE AND k ATHLEEN ALONG WITH BROTHERS t ED, f ELIX, DONALD AND a LLAN (LATTER TWO WERE KILLED IN f RANCE IN w ORLD w AR o NE FIGHTING FOR b RITAIN). His father was Walter Wilkinson His mother was Susan Pepper He married Susan Brown of Stranrear Scotland. He emigrated to Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, about 1882; moved to North Bay, Ontario , then to Lee Valley. Jul 1888 THOMAS WILKINSON died in 1907, Maine Township, Linn County, Iowa and he was buried in Jordan's Grove Cemetery, Central City, Iowa. Stephen became "Grand Master of Railroad Brakemen".
From the beginning it was coveted by the neighbouring princes, who succeeded, one after another, in seizing parts or the whole of its territory.
The composite character of its origin also led to endless internal wars.
For slavery among Native Americans, see Slavery among Native Americans in the United States.
For slavery in the colonial period, see Slavery in the colonial United States.