Quote by: William Shirley

I don't flatter myself with much dependence upon the present disposition of the Eastern Indians, who are many ways liable to be drawn into a rupture with us by the artifices of the French, their own weakness and the influence which the French Missionary Priests have over them.

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Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Shirley
  • DescriptionBritish governor of Massachusetts and then of the Bahamas
  • BornDecember 2, 1694
  • DiedMarch 24, 1771
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionPolitician