Powhatan

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Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended the English at Jamestown and is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life (1595-1617) Matoaka , Pocahontas , Rebecca Rolfe
Algonquian language of the Powhatan Powhatan
Indian chief and founder of the Powhatan confederacy of tribes in eastern Virginia; father of Pocahontas (1550?-1618) Powhatan , Wahunsonacock
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