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Treaty of 1646

TREATY BETWEEN THE ENGLISH AND THE POWHATAN INDIANS, OCTOBER 1646 In 1646, two years after Opechancanough ordered coordinated attacks on English settlements that killed about 500 people, the government of …

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Pocahontas

Pocahontas (US: /ˌpoʊkəˈhɒntəs/, UK: /ˌpɒk-/; born Matoaka, known as Amonute, c. 1596 – March 1617) was a Native American[2][3][4] woman notable for her association with the colonial settlement at Jamestown, Virginia. She was the daughter of Powhatan, the paramount chief[2] of a network …

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