Peter Muckamug was a member of or related to the Narragansett community. As a child, he worked as an indentured servant in a white household in or near Providence, Rhode Island. With his wife, Sarah Robbins, he had at least two children, George and Sarah. When land rights at Hassanamisco became available in
Henry Matthews was the son of Charles Matthews (Narragansett) and Dinah Hoscott (Mohegan). He married Mercy Ann Nonesuch on March 30, 1846, in East Lyme, Connecticut. They had three daughters, Adeline Champlin, Delana E., and Ella Louise, Matthews, and a son, Charles Henry Matthews. He and his family lived on the Mohegan reservation where he worked as a farmer and stone cutter. According to a reporter who interviewed him c.
George Jeffrey was the son of Joseph Jeffrey, a prominent Narragansett, and by 1738 the husband of a woman named Eunice. The couple had at least four children: Joseph, George, Sarah, and Phebe.
Canonchet, alias Saccohan, Nauntenoo, Miantonomo II, was the youngest son of the Narragansett sachem Miantonomo, who had a village at Pettaquamsett. While he had signed a treaty with the English to remain neutral in October 1675, he nonetheless became a leader of importance, especially among the younger generation of Narragansetts after the Great Swamp Fight and joined forces with Metacom. During King Philip's War, Canonchet led attacks at Warwick and Rehoboth, and burned almost all of Providence. In April 1676, he was captured by