Pigeon Amoyah (c.1736 - d.)

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Nicknames: "Amoyah", "Woey"
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Occupation: Headman, Natchey Creek
Managed by: Susanna Engberg Barnevik
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PIGEON He was from the Valley towns, 1757. Cherokee name, Amoyah. A son of the Raven of Himassee. He was called Woey by the whites. He was held hostage at Fort Prince George in 1759, but released with Oconostota. In 1761, he worked with Saloue (Seroweh) and Ostenaco in Oconostota's War against the English.


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