Francisco Sebastian was the son of Emmanuel Sebastian and Tamer Brushell of the Eastern Pequot community in North Stonington, Connecticut. In the summer of 1870, he was employed on William Healy's farm. Two years later, at age 21, he wed Mary E. McKinney, a Shinnecock woman, on July 20, 1872, in Groton. At that time, Francisco was working as a ship's steward. After his marriage, he returned to farm labor. Francisco and Mary had ten children: Francisco, Jr.
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John Mason Simons was the son of Immanuel Simons and Mary Occom. He married Lucy Wampey in Groton, Connecticut on November 27, 1794.
The grandson of Narragansett Sachem Weesoum and Keshkechoo, Mascus was the younger brother of Canonicus I. Mascus had a daughter and four sons: Mecumah (Miantonomo), Yotash, Pessicus, and Cojonquant. Chapin posits that Mascus may have been the real power in Narragansett Country up until his death in the 1620s. Under his leadership, Narragansett authority extended to the north of Ousamequin's territory to Weymouth, the Blackstone River, and as far north as Mount Wachusett. Chapin, Sachems of the Narragan
Sequassen, the son of the Wangunk leader Sowheage, was the sachem of Suckiog (Hartford). Chapin posits that Wawaloam, the wife of Narragansett sachem, Miantonomo, was his daughter. Chapin, Sachems of the Narragansett, 54.