Indian Biography, or an Historical Account (2 Vols.) - 1900

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The book, "Indian Biography or an Historical Account of those Individuals who have been Distinguished Among the North American Natives as Orators, Warriors, Statesmen, and other Remarkable Characters, in Two Volumes," by B. B. Thatcher, Esq., A. L. Fowle Publishing, New York, 1900. These two volumes present a huge amount of information about Native Americans (Indians) who interacted with North American colonists in the early days of our country. Most tribes and individuals profiled were from the East Coast, but some are from the area where modern day Indiana is now. When the earliest American colonies were young, there were three principal native 'Nations' in North America. Each of these Nations was a confederacy of 'Tribes;' and each Tribe was subdivided into families or clans who lived together. This book contains data on many, many individuals and tribes. There is data about European colonists that dealt with the tribes as well. The volumes contain about 650 pages and the CD has a fully linked Table of Contents. The CD book is also fully searchable; you can search the book using the Adobe Reader 'search' function. Please note: This is not a paper book, it is a scan of the original paper book into the digital Adobe PDF format, written on a CD-ROM. You read this book on your computer using the free Adobe Reader software. It is a digital version of a hard to find book. If you could find a copy of the 1900 printed book, it would be very expensive.

 


This is a list of most of the individuals mentioned in the books. The list contains both European names and 'Indian' names. I have tried to reflect all of the spellings of the Native American names in the text.

Accohanocks, Accomacks, Accomintas, Adarahta, Adario, Adirondacks, Aganuschion, Agawams, Philip Amidas, Anawon, Anderstez, Thomas Andrew, Apequinast, Apumps, _____ Arbuckle, _____ Argall, Benedict Arnold, Arrhamamet, Ascassassotick, Aspinet, Aspinquid, Attakullakulla, & Aucomppahangsuggamuck.

Anthony Bagnall, John Baily, _____ Baldwin, Arthur Barlow, _____ Berkley, Jack Berry, Black-Hawk, Black-Kettle, Thomas Bligh, John Bolling, Robert Bolling, Simon Bradstreet, Thomas Brattle, Daniel Broadhead, James Brown, James Browne, Edward Brynton, William Buckland, & Buckongahelas,.

Cahokias, _____ Calhoun, William Campbell, Cannehoot, Canonchet, Canonicus, Cariokese, George Cassen, Catawbas, Caunounicus, Cayugas, Chanco, Cherokees, Chesapeaks, Chickahominies, Chickahominy, Chickatabak, Chickatabot, Chickatalbott, Chickataubut, Chimough, Chippewa, Chippewas, Chippeway, Choctaws, Chouanons, Chowanocks, _____ Colden, Hugh Cole, Conaucus, Weckwash Cooke, Coonoonacus, _____ Cotton, James Crawford, Creeks, _____ Croshaw, Cummaquid, & Cutshamquene.

Thomas Dale, Robert Davers, William Davis, M. De La Barre, Decanesora, Delawares, Daniel Denison, _____ Dermer, Dinondadies, Thomas Dirmire, _____ Duncan, & Patrick Dunn.

John Easton, Caleb Eddy, Zacary Eddy, Thomas Eldridge, Elskwatawa, _____ Endecott, Ensenore, Eries, Erigas, & Ertel.

Benjamin Fen, Fiftoe, James Fisher, _____ Fitch, John Fleming, Foxe, & Foxon.

Gakangula, Harmon Garrett, William Gay, Gelelemend, Edward Gibbons, John Gibbs, John Gilbert, _____ Gladwyn, Glickkican, Samuel Gorten, Samuel Gorten, Granganimo, Elrastus Granger, & Richard Grenville.

Ralph Hamer, Ralph Hammer, _____ Heckenwelder, _____ Heriot, Hobamock, Stephen Hopkins, William Hudson, & Hurons.

Iapazous, Iaways, Illinois, Iroquois, Itopatin, Itoyatin, & Iyanough.

Janemoh, Japazaws, & William Johnson.

Kaskaskias, Kekataugh, Keyandeande, Kickapoos, Kienemo, King Philip, Kiskhechoowatmakunck, Koguethagechton, & Kumshaka.

_____ Lane, _____ Langlade, William Leete, _____ Leffigwell, Lenni Lenape, _____ Leonard, John Leverett, Andrew Lewis, Charles Lewis, John Lewis, John Lightfoot, Logan, & Hezekiah Luther.

Isaac Madison, Magnus, Makakuase, Manataqua, Mangoaks, Mangopeeomen, Manito-o-geezhik, Mannahoacks, Maquas, John Martin, Mascontins, John Mason, Massachusetts, Massasoit, Massasolet, Massasowat, Massasoyt, Massawomekes, Increase Mather, Mattaponies, Maunamoh, Mauquawogs, Mawtamps, Thomas Mayhew, _____ McClenahan, _____ McGillivray, Mechecunaqua, Mecumeh, Meihammoh, Mejhsah, Menatenon, Menominies, Metacom, Mexam, Mexamo, Miaantinomoh, Miamies, Miantomo, Miantonomo, Miantunnomoh, Miantunnomu, Michikinaqwa, Micmaks, Minavavana, Mingoes, Miquon, Mischecanocquah, Mississagas, Mixamo, Moanam, Mocasseter, Mohansick, Mohawks, Mohegans, Mohiganeuks, Monacans, Monhiggans, Monopoide, Monseys, Nathaniel Morton, Thomas Morton, Moyaons, Mrikasah, Mukkunump, James Murray, Myantinomo, & Myantonimo.

Naamkeeks, Nacotchtanks, Namenacus, Namontack, Nanekunat, Nanepashemet, Nanhiggontick, Nansamonds, Nantaughtacunds, Nanuntenoo, Narraghansetts, Samuel Nash, Nausets, Necwash, Nemattanow, Nenekunat, Netawatwees, Newcom Matuxes, Nianticks, Nimrod, Ninegrad, Ninigret, Niperceneans, Nipmuck, Nipmuga, Nominies, Nomontack, John Nowhenette, Nuckquuntdowaus, & Nynigrett.

Obechiquod, Occonostota, Oetan, Ohguesse, Ojibbeway, Okace, Okoko, Onecho, Oneidas, Oneko, Onkas, Onkos, Onondagas, Onopequin, Oosamequin, Opechanacanough, Opitchipan, Ottagamies, Ottawass, Oucannostota, Ouiattenons, Ousamequin, & Oweneco.

Pamunkies, Pani, Pascataquas, Passaconaway, Patowomekos, Pattawomekes, Billy Patterson, Paucomtuck, Pawnees, Pawpianet, Pawtucket, Pawtuxent, Payuntatanks, Pazaticans, Pekoath, Pemissapan, Penacooks, Peorias, Pequiam a Nyantick, Pequods, Pequots, Pequts, Pessacus, Piankatunks, Pians, Serieant Pising, Piskaret, Josias Plastowe, Pocahontas, Podunks, Pokanokets, Elty Pomary, Pomham, Pontiac, John Pory, Pottawatamies, Powah, Powhatan, Powhatans, Thomas Prence, Thomas Prince, Pummumsh, Pummumshe, Pumumshe, & Puttaquppuunk.

Quabakutt, Quadepinah, Quaiapen, Quame, Quananshett, Quanansit, Quatoughies, Quider, & Quinebauge.

John Randolph, Richard Randolph, Rechaheerians, Henry Rolfe, & John Rolfe.

Saconett, Saconoco, Sacs, Sadekanatie, John Sagamore, Saloueh, Richard Saltonstall, Sameama, Samoset, Sanops, Sasawpen, Sassacus, Saukies, Thomas Savage, Peter Schuyler, Senecas, Sequassen, Shateuaronrah, Shawanese, Shikellimus, Shiko, Showanons, Sioux, John Smith, Richard Smith, Constant Southworth, Thomas Southworth, Henry Spilman, Squanto, Miles Standish, Thomas Stanton, Thomas Staunton, _____ Stedman, Lewis Steukley, Jack Straw, John Stuart, & Sunseeto.

Tamenend, Tarhe, Tarrantines, Tashtassack, Tatobam, Tauxenents, Tavoser, Tawerahet, Tecumseh, Teteboxti, _____ Thorpe, Thurensera, Tisquantum, Tomocomo, Totopotomoi, Tottipotimoy, Toyatan, William Turner, Tuscaroras, & Tusquantum.

Uncas, Uncass, Uncompaes, Unkowah, Usquas, & Utawawas.

Vttamatomakkin, & Vzzamequin.

Waghinacut, Wagunha, Wahunsonacook, Waipacowet, Richard Waite, Wampanoags, Wamsutta, Wangomend, Wanuho, Wapanachi, Wappacpwet, Waqouckwhut, Waranokes, Watashpoo, Watohibrough, Anthony Wayne, Weetowisse, Conrad Weiser, W. Wells, Wequash, Weroum, _____ Weston, Valentine Whitman, Jemima Wilkinson, Roger Williams, Samuel Willis, Winemack, Wingemund, Wingina, Winnebagoes, Edward Winslow, John Winthrope, Wispoke, Wocoken, Wonolanset, Woonchaponchunk, Woosamequin, Wopegwosit, Wopequand, Worrow, Woweque, Wunnashowatuckoogs, Wyandots, Francis Wyatt, & Richard Wyffin.

Yamassees, _____ Yeardly, & Yootash.


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