- Nanuntenoo, died 1676, Narragansett leader: executed by colonists.
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Canonchet was slain, and the power of the Narragansetts was broken forever.The Land We Live In
Their chief, Canonchet, escaped then, but was captured and killed the next summer.Elsie's Journey on Inland Waters
Canonchet plunged into the stream, and swam for the opposite shore.
Canonchet was not kept long in suspense, in regard to his fate.
The strongest chief to join Philip was Canonchet of the Narragansetts.A Short History of the United States