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Q: What did women in the Confederacy do?
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Who elected chiefs in the iroquios confederacy?

Confederacy Chiefs were elected by the women in the clans and could be impeached.

What powers did the Iroquois women have?

AnswerThe Iroquois women had alot of power over the Government and Iroquois Confederacy.

Who has ability to impeach chiefs in the Iroquois constitution?

the women of the Confederacy

What was the role and status of women within the Iroquois Confederacy?


What was the Iroquois accomplishments?

they had their own confederacy. And the women and men had equal power.

What group of southern women started Memorial Day?

united daughters of confederacy

How are women in the Iroquois Confederacy and Women in ancient Athens alike?

They aren't really alike but, there is one thing : They both can't vote.

Why did Women choose leaders for the Iroquois Confederacy?

because the were the most respected people in the clans

Which Native American culture group included the Iroquois Confederacy where women had a remarkable degree of power?


Who opposed Confederacy?

since the confederacy was the south. the confederacy was opposed by the north

What opposed the confederacy?

Who opposed the Confederacy?The Union opposed the Confederacy in the Civil War. The Union was the North and the Confederacy was the South.

What is the Iroquois society?

Women were responsible for selecting the chief for the confederacy. Also when a marriage has passed they must move into a long house.

Why total war was used against the Confederacy in the Civil War?

When operation Anaconda started working and it became more and more difficult for the Confederacy to obtain war materiel from England, the Confederacy discovered its own resources. The Confederacy started building its own factories, steel mills, ironclads, guns, etc. While their menfolk fought, the women ran the farms and worked in the factories. Lincoln and his generals realized that for the Union to win, it would be necessary to use total war. Not only would the Union need to destroy the factories and transportation system of the Confederacy, but the women would also need to have a reason to stop supporting the war effort. The women wound need a reason to stop building and working in factories to support the war.

Was Virginia part of the union or the confederacy?

The Confederacy. The capital of the Confederacy was Richmond, Virginia.

Does the United Daughters of the Confederacy promote white supremacy?

They're bound to, in some degree, because the Confederacy was all about white supremacy. However, they have admitted some black women who can prove that they're descended from people who were loyal to the cause.

How can you use the word confederacy in a sentence?

The Confederacy lost the United States Civil War.The states formed a confederacy. We joined the confederacy.

Was George pickett on the confederacy or union?


What confederacy did the oneida belong?

the Iroquois confederacy

Was Alabama part of a union or confederacy?

It was confederacy

Was Kansas part of the union or the confederacy?


What was the confederacy also known as?

the confederacy was the south

Who had more slaves Union or Confederacy?


Was the Gettysburg battle the union or confederacy?


Who opposed the Confederacy?

The union opposed to the confederacy.

Was Illinois and Georgia apart of the confederacy?

Illinois was never part of the Confederacy. Georgia was part of the Confederacy.