Nauset

To His Excellency Thomas Pownall, Esq., Governour and Commander in Chief in and over His Majesty’s Province of the Massachusetts Bay in New England and to the Honorable His Majesty’s Council and House of Representatives in General Court Assembled

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Tribes

To his Excellency Joseph Dudley, Esq., Captain General and Commander in Chief in and over Her Majesty's Provence of the Massachusetts Bay, etc., and to the Honorable Her Majesty's Council and House of Representatives in General Court Assembled

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Tribes

To His Excellency Sir  William Phips, Lieutenant Captain General and Governor in Chief in and over Their Majesties' Province of the Massachusetts Bay in New England, the Honorable Council and Representatives Convened in General Court, September 5, 1694 [1]

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Tribes
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
Summary
A summary of various French and English explorations and colonial settlement of New England

Right Honorable,

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Concerning that part of America which we call New England, the French claim that as being first discovered by them,

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Neipispauket
Pumspisset                    Herring River
 
Wauquunchet pond       East of Quinsuit
Chaucquoke                  White folks
Woponawx                    English
Mooaunaups                 Negroes
Kautaănt                       Great man above
 
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nauset
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request for compensation for expenses associated with care, support, and burial of Hannah Quason, an aged Indian woman who fell ill at How's house
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nauset
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request from Hercules, Lawrence, and John Quasson, on behalf of Indians living in Eastham, Yarmouth, and Monomoy, Massachusetts, seeking the restoration of order in their communities and a reduction in drunkeness and stealing
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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nauset
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request from an English colonist for permission to purchase land that was given him by a Nauset Indian