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Chief Wahanganoche, King of Patawomke MP (1620 - 1664)

"Whipsewasin", "Whipsewasson", "King Wahaganoche", "Powhatan King of Patawomke", "Chief Whipsewasson Wahanganoche", "King of the Patawomeck"

Chief Wahanganoche, King of Patawomke (Patawomeck, a tribe now recognized by the State of Virginia) From: THE VIRGINIA INDIAN TRIBES: 17TH CENTURY, Leaflet 57, Apr 1933, 2nd Printing Sept 1940, Dep...

3/2/2008 7/25/2017

Ohalasc, "queen" of the Quiyoughcohanocks MP (b. - aft.1610)

"Powhowtan", "Quigoughcohtan", "Powhaten"

From page 12 of The Cradle of the Republic: Jamestown and James River By Lyon Gardiner Tyler The neighbors of the Warrascoyacks were the Quiyoughcohanocks, whose territory extended through Surry an...

1/4/2011 7/25/2017

Tatacope, weroance of Quiyoughcohanock MP (c.1600 - aft.1610)

"Powhatan"

From page 12 of The Cradle of the Republic: Jamestown and James River By Lyon Gardiner Tyler The neighbors of the Warrascoyacks were the Quiyoughcohanocks, whose territory extended through Surry an...

8/9/2016 7/25/2017

6/2/2015 7/25/2017

From page 12 of The Cradle of the Republic: Jamestown and James River By Lyon Gardiner Tyler The neighbors of the Warrascoyacks were the Quiyoughcohanocks, whose territory extended through Surry an...

7/25/2017 7/25/2017

Benedict Dysart McMullen MP (1882 - 1973)

"Benedict (Dysart ) McMullen"

From his unpublished manuscript, courtesy of Valerie Baugher: Along with the fact that the McMullen House in Sinking Valley had been built of logs and loop-holed for rifle fire against Indians. Thi...

8/15/2013 11/6/2015

Machumps MP (deceased)

"We know the names of many of Powhatan’s wives and children by the testimony of Machumps, the brother of Winganuske." ... The True Story Of Roanoke Who told the men in London that there were Roan...

7/12/2015 7/12/2015

Weroance Opitchapum MP (c.1590 - 1646)

"If you study the Pamunkey matrilineal succession that determined the rulers of the Federation, it would be highly unlikely that Totopotomoi could have been a son of Nectowance. Since Cockacoeske was l...

12/5/2008 5/30/2015

Winganuske MP (c.1571 - 1618)

"Nonoma of Powhatan"

NONOMA MATATISKE WINANUSKE The Wise County Historical Society has Chief Powhatan listed as marrying Wahunsonacook but the research I have found suggests that was Powhatan's name until he was made Chi...

6/27/2007 5/29/2015

Nicketti Hughes MP (1625 - aft.1720)

"She Who Sweeps the Dew from the Flowers"

According to a story first published in 1895 Trader Hughes was the first permanent White settler in Amherst County, Virginia. He and his Indian wife Nicketti established a trading post on the north sid...

11/21/2007 5/22/2015

"Cleopatra", of the Powhatan MP (aft.1570 - aft.1641)

"Pocahonta's sister"

The record of the General Court was evidently intended to be a verbatim copy though they differ in phraseology and spelling:Note: "Dec. 17th, 1641 -- Thomas Rolph petitions Gov. to let him go see Opech...

2/23/2007 5/22/2015

Opechancanough "Mangopeesomon", paramount chief of the Powhatan MP (c.1545 - 1645)

""He whose Soul is White"", "Powhatan", "Wyanoak", "Mangopeesomon", "Chief of the Pamunkey"

Brother of Chief Powatan (real name Wahunsonacock) When Powatan died in1618, Opechancanough took over. he was much more violent than his brother. in 1622 he invaded Jamestown. Brother Wahunsonacock was...

2/23/2007 5/22/2015

Japasaw "Iopassus", weroance of Patawomeck and Paupauwiske MP (1590 - c.1620)

"Chief of the Powhatan", "proper name: Wahunsenacawh - paramount chief of Tsenacommacah"

Japasaw (aka ioppasus) King of the Patawomeck and Paupauwiske Japasaw (aka ioppasus)is recognized as the brother of the great Chief Powhatan, father of Pocahontas, although researchers feel he is...

3/2/2008 3/24/2011

Keziah Bryant MP (c.1635 - 1690)

"Princess of the Patawomeck tribe", "Fire Woman Warrior"

Deyo, William L. The Monteith family and the Potomac Indians. (Colonial Beach, Virginia: DeJoux Publications, c2000). -------------------------------- Ja11 Keziah Arroyah Ja11 Keziah Arroyah was th...

7/25/2008 3/24/2011

Pocahontas MP (1595 - 1617)

"Matoika of the Powhatan", "Pocahontas"

A note about names and titles from : Although Pocahontas was not a princess in the context of Powhatan culture, the Virginia Company nevertheless presented her as a princess to the English public. ...

2/23/2007 10/28/2010

Wahunsonacock, paramount chief of the Powhatan MP (1545 - 1618)

"Emperor Wahunsomacock Powhattan", "Powhatan", "CHIEF HILL POWHATAN", "Wahunsenacowh", "Chief of the Powhatan", "Chief Powhatan", "Wahunsenacawh", "Nemattanon"

Powhatan. The ruling chief and practically the founder of the Powhatan confederacy (q. v.) in Virginia at the period of the first English settlement. His proper name was Wahunsonacock, but he was commo...

2/23/2007 10/28/2010