The Pequots in Southern New England The Fall and Rise of an American Indian Nation Before their massacre by Massachusetts Puritans in the Pequots were preeminent in southern New England Their location on the eastern Connecticut shore made them important producers of the wampum

  • Title: The Pequots in Southern New England: The Fall and Rise of an American Indian Nation
  • Author: Laurence M. Hauptman James D. Wherry William Thomas Hagan
  • ISBN: 9780806125152
  • Page: 248
  • Format: Paperback
  • Before their massacre by Massachusetts Puritans in 1637, the Pequots were preeminent in southern New England Their location on the eastern Connecticut shore made them important producers of the wampum required to trade for furs from the Iroquois They were also the only Connecticut Indians to oppose the land hungry English For those reasons, they became the first victimsBefore their massacre by Massachusetts Puritans in 1637, the Pequots were preeminent in southern New England Their location on the eastern Connecticut shore made them important producers of the wampum required to trade for furs from the Iroquois They were also the only Connecticut Indians to oppose the land hungry English For those reasons, they became the first victims of white genocide in colonial America.Despite the Pequot War of 1637, and the greed and neglect of their white neighbors and overseers, the Pequots endured in their ancestral homeland In 1983 they achieved federal recognition In 1987 they commemorated the 350th anniversary of the Pequot War by organizing the Mashantucket Pequot Historical Conference, at which distinguished scholars presented the articles assembled here.

    Pequot The Pequot p i k w t are American Indian people of the state of Connecticut.Modern Pequots are members of the federally recognized Mashantucket Pequot Tribe, four other state recognized groups in Connecticut, and the Brothertown Indians of Wisconsin They historically spoke Pequot, a dialect of the Mohegan Pequot language which became extinct by the early th century, though Facts for Kids Pequot Indians Pequots Pequot Indian Fact Sheet Native American Facts For Kids was written for young people learning about the Pequots for school or home schooling reports We encourage students and teachers to look through our main Pequot page for in depth information about the tribe, but here are our answers to the questions we are most often asked by children, with Pequot pictures and links we believe are Mashantucket Pequot Tribe The Mashantucket Pequot population was recorded at in the census By , tribal membership had increased to As a federally recognized tribe, the Mashantucket Pequots have the authority to determine their membership criteria. Native Americans Mohegan History and Culture Mohegan Mohegan Culture and History As a complement to our Mohegan language information, we would like to share our collection of indexed links about the Mohegan people and various aspects of their society.The emphasis of these pages is on American Indians as a living people with a Mohegan Language and the Mohegan Indian People Pequot Native Languages of the Americas Mohegan Pequot, Montauk, Niantic, Metoac Language The two Algonkian languages Mohegan and Mahican are related and have similar names, but are linguistically distinct The Mohegan language was once spoken by several allied tribes, including the Pequots, Montauks, and Niantics. Revenge of the Pequots How a Small Native American Tribe Revenge of the Pequots How a Small Native American Tribe Created the World s Most Profitable Casino Kim Isaac Eisler on FREE shipping on qualifying offers The Mashantucket Pequots have had a long and proud history, enduring for centuries even after colonists and historians believed them to have been exterminated by the British in . The Pequot War Battlefields of the Pequot War The History of the Pequot War Prelude to War Before the Pequot War , Pequot territory was approximately square miles in southeastern Connecticut. Facts for Kids Mohegan Indians Mohegans Mohegan Indian Fact Sheet Native American Facts For Kids was written for young people learning about the Mohegans for school or home schooling reports We encourage students and teachers to look through our main Mohegan page for in depth information about the tribe, but here are our answers to the questions we are most often asked by children, with Mohegan pictures and links we believe are The Mashantucket Western Pequot Tribal Nation About the Mashantucket Western Pequot Tribal Nation The Mashantucket Pequots are a native Algonquin people who endured centuries of conflict, survival, and continuity on and around North America s oldest Indian reservation Est located in southeastern Connecticut. YMCA of Greater Hartford YMCA of Greater Hartford As our oldest group of campers, Pequots will have the opportunity to experience everything that Yankee Trails has to offer They will explore almost every inch of our acres, and create larger craft projects such as shelter building.

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    One thought on “The Pequots in Southern New England: The Fall and Rise of an American Indian Nation”

    1. Well-researched history of an important tribe that was annihilated by the British because they were too successful as traders. It's a book to have on your history shelf.

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