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About Pride Carpenter

• THOMAS PASMERE was well educated, but did not want to participate in the family business for other brothers and sisters were heavily involved. When but twenty years old, THOMAS departed Plymouth England bound for the lands across the sea, arriving in Jamestown Virginia late 1627. Because of his age, THOMAS could not apply for a land grant. THOMAS found a small, unoccupied cave a short distance from Jamestown. He brought many supplies with him unknowing the future, and what it would bring. He managed to live throughout the winter in the relative comfort afforded inside the naturally insulated home. By trial and error he learned many different trapping methods that first winter, and managed to process a moderate number of valuable furs. By 1630 THOMAS had taken to wife, PRIDE, a Shawnee woman about eight years younger. To their union two children were born that survived, a son named TRADER, and a daughter named PASMERE

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In any genealogy there are many sources that if listed would produce more data than the tree itself and many would likely be left out. I normally do not list sources. There are a few sources though that are so invaluable that they dare no be omitted. For example, all of my information as it applies to the Native Americans in my genealogy are the product of my Son, Jonathan R. Rex. In genealogy sources there is very little to no information about the people who first lived in this land. Finding this data is a challenge worthy of his efforts. I list these names only that they should be remembered and those from whom they descended should be able to know. For you though it might be only the start as there is far more to know and it is after all your heritage. In time without any doubt Jonathan will publish his work in detail and that will be a thing to see. Keep an eye out for him and his writing. You will not be disappointed.


• THOMAS PASMERE was well educated, but did not want to participate in the family business for other brothers and sisters were heavily involved. When but twenty years old, THOMAS departed Plymouth England bound for the lands across the sea, arriving in Jamestown Virginia late 1627. Because of his age, THOMAS could not apply for a land grant. THOMAS found a small, unoccupied cave a short distance from Jamestown. He brought many supplies with him unknowing the future, and what it would bring. He managed to live throughout the winter in the relative comfort afforded inside the naturally insulated home. By trial and error he learned many different trapping methods that first winter, and managed to process a moderate number of valuable furs. By 1630 THOMAS had taken to wife, PRIDE, a Shawnee woman about eight years younger. To their union two children were born that survived, a son named TRADER, and a daughter named PASMERE

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http://mornstarz.blogspot.com/ Shawnee Heritage IV By Don Greene. Page 168

Pride Carpenter (Cornstalk) MP Birth: circa 1615 Shawnee territory, now, Frederick, Virginia Death: 1679 (60-68) Running Water Village, now, Tennessee Immediate Family: Daughter of Opechancanough Powhatan, Chief of the Pamunkey and Namontack, of the Powhatan Wife of Thomas Passmere "Corn Planter" Carpenter Mother of Pasmere Carpenter; Amatoya Moytoy, I, of Tellico; Mikona (Chalakatha) Greenwood; Rainmaker Shawnee Kishpoke and Amatoya Moytoy, I Sister of Daughter Ojibwe Half sister of Chief Hokolesqua Opecham "Stream" Cornstalk; Nectowance Powhatan, Werowance of the Powhatan; Nicketti "She Who Sweeps the Dew from the Flowers" Hughes (Powhatan); NN Cornstalk; Nepikeweewa "Shawnee Maiden" Greenwood and 3 others Added by: Sherry Yokum Lujan on February 3, 2009 Managed by: Bjørn P. Brox and 45 others Curated by: Erica Isabel Howton

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Pride Carpenter's Timeline

1615
1615
Frederick, Virginia
1637
1637
Age 22
Shawnee Nation, Virginia
1640
1640
Age 25
1640
Age 25
Virginia, United States
1649
1649
Age 34
Shawnee, Frederick, Virginia

Chota, Little Tennessee River, USA

1679
1679
Age 64
Tennessee