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Bocootawwonauke Tribe

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 metals1

Footnotes

  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. 12 February 2016.
https://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/bocootawwonauke-tribe.htm
- Last updated on Aug 10th, 2014

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