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Miantonomo

[mahy-an-tuh-noh-moh, mee-]
noun
  1. died 1643, leader of the Narragansetts.
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  • But Miantonomo denied that he had planned a united attack on the settlements.

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  • Miantonomo had already come about halfway, and, after holding a council with his chiefs, he decided to push on.

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  • Not long after this, Miantonomo was accused of trying to unite all the Indian tribes against the English settlers.

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  • This brought matters to a climax, for their chief, Sequassen, was related to Miantonomo and Miantonomo took up his quarrel.

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  • It is a large, square block of granite with the name and the date carved upon it, “Miantonomo, 1643.”

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