Bocootawwonauke Tribe

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Bocootawwonauke Indians (fire people?). A tribe mentioned by Powhatan in 1607 as living north west of the falls of James River at Richmond, Virginia, in the highland country, and as being workers of copper and other metals[1].

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  1. Strachey, Hist. Va., 27, 1849



MLA Source Citation:

Hodge, Frederick Webb, Compiler. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Bureau of American Ethnology, Government Printing Office. 1906. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 6 April 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/bocootawwonauke-tribe.htm - Last updated on Oct 21st, 2011


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