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Pocahontas - Mini Biography

This is Pocahontas also known as Rebecca Wolf. She is a Powhatan native American. Her birth year is By: Tony

Chief Powhatan (died 1618), whose proper name was Wahunsenacawh, was the paramount chief of Tsenacommacah, an alliance of Algonquian-speaking Virginia Indians in the Tidewater region of Virginia at the time English settlers landed at Jamestown in 1607.  Powhatan, who led the main political and military power facing the early colonists, was probably the older brother of Opechancanough, who led attacks against the English in 1622 and 1644. He was the father of Pocahontas.

Chief Powhatan (died whose proper name was Wahunsenacawh, was the…

The Real Pocahontas ~ Powhatan...my man and my son's Indian bloodline.. My almost mother in law informed me after I asked her about her heritage and lineage that she is a direct descendant of Pocahontas. So cool :)

The Real Pocahontas ~ Powhatan.my man and my son's Indian bloodline. My almost mother in law informed me after I asked her about her heritage and lineage that she is a direct descendant of Pocahontas.

Pocahontas, daughter of Powhatan, a powerful chief of the Algonquian Indians, married John Rolfe on April 5, 1614.

Pocahontas, daughter of Powhatan, a powerful chief of the Algonquian Indians, married John Rolfe on April pocahontas-pride

Pocahontas - Proposal Accepted

John Smith and Pocohantas

Chief Powhatan Statue, Williamsburg, Virginia / The Williamsburg area is steeped in history.  An important part of that history is the Native American groups who inhabited the area when the English settlers arrived in 1607. The story of Pocahontas saving Captain John Smith is well-known.  Her father, Wahunsonacock, better know at Powhatan, was the chief of the Powhatan Indians. According to the story, Smith was captured and about to be put to death when Pocahontas intervened.

Chief Powhatan, Pocahontas, Captain John Smith in Colonial Williamsburg.

Matoaka, aka Pocahontas  Most paintings/drawings are drawn with a European look.

Matoaka, aka Pocahontas Most paintings/drawings are drawn with a European look.

They had a town next to fresh water. They always fished there and that's where they got some of there food. JORY SMITH

They had a town next to fresh water. They always fished there and that's where they got some of there food.

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