The Nipmuck tribe, then quite powerful, occupied the region now included in the southeast corner of Worcester county.
Winslow, with the main body of the troops, advanced rapidly towards the Nipmuck country.
Amid his countless other labors he preached the gospel to the Indians of the Nipmuck country.
Mendon, Mass., attacked by the Nipmuck Indians, and several persons killed.
The Nipmuck Indians were a powerful tribe, consisting of many petty clans spread over the whole of the interior of Massachusetts.