Awashonks

Awashonks. The woman chief of Seconet, Rhode Island, whose fame obscured that of Tolony, her husband 1Drake, Inds. of N. Am., 249, 1880 . Her name is signed to the Plymouth agreement of 1671. She was drawn into King Philip’s war in support of that chief, but afterward made her peace with the English. One of her sons is said to have studied Latin in preparation for college, but succumbed to the palsy.

Footnotes:   [ + ]

1.Drake, Inds. of N. Am., 249, 1880
Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on pinterest
Pinterest
Share on email
Email
Share on print
Print

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.