What tribe did squanto belong to?

Answer Squanto, originally named Tisquantum, was born in Patuxet, which is now modern day Plymouth. He was a member of the Wampanoag, which as a confederation of tribes. This confederation of tribes was l... Read More »

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What tribe did Pocahontas belong to?

Pocahontas was a member of the Powhatans, one of the Algonquian tribes. Born around 1595, she was the daughter of Powhatan, chief of the Powhatan confederacy of tribes. Pocahontas died in Gravesend... Read More »

What tribe did Crazy Horse belong to?

Crazy Horse was born in 1842 near what is presently Rapid City, South Dakota. He belonged to the Oglala-Brule Sioux tribe and became a leader in the Sioux Wars. He died in 1877 after being stabbed ... Read More »

Where did Squanto die?

Squanto the Native American died in Chatham Harbor, Plymouth Colony of a fever. Some people believe that he could have been poisoned. He was buried in a grave in modern day Chatham, Massachusetts.R... Read More »

How did Squanto help the Pilgrims?

Squanto--or Tisquantum or Squantum--was a member of the Wampanoag nation in what is now Massachusetts. Squanto, who died in 1622, was widely credited with helping the Pilgrims survive during their ... Read More »