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What did the Native Americans do at the Carmel Mission?

Native Americans were either captured or chased to 'missions' where they were often held at gun point, or other threat, and made to say they believed in 'God.' Because this was a legal qualification required by law, once they admitted this they were considered 'heathens' and under the direct control of the church. They were then used for all forms of labor, mostly mining gold and silver.


Who made an impact on henrico county?

Henrico Pocahontas is a prominent figure in early American history. She was the daughter of Powhatan, the chief of Tsenacommacah in Tidewater Virginia. Pocahontas is most famously linked to the English colonist Captain John Smith, who arrived in Virginia with just more than a hundred other settlers in April 1607. In December 1607, while exploring, Smith was captured by a hunting party and brought to Powhatan. The Indians started to execute him, but Pocahontas stepped in and saved his life. Pocahontas was captured by the settlers in the First Anglo-Powhatan War, a conflict between the Jamestown settlers and the Native Americans that began late in the summer of 1609. She learned English and became a Christian while living in Henricus, a tidewater town along the James River. In 1614, she acted as an intermediary between the English and the Powhatan men. Her marriage to John Rolfe, who developed Virginia tobacco, bridged the gap between the English and Indian cultures. It created a climate of peace between the Jamestown colonists and Powhatan's tribes for several years. Today Pocahontas appears on the Henrico County seal as a symbol of County government's on-going efforts to unify the diversity within this community,


What southern city changed hands from the Patriots to the British in four years' time?

Charles Town


While George Rogers Clark was capturing Kaskaskia what was happening in the South?

George Rogers Clark captured Kaskaskia. In the meantime the south had settlers in the Holston valley who were more concerned with Cherokees.


How did some abolitionists differ in their views toward African Americans?

The abolitionists differed in their views towards African Americans because some of them wanted to end slavery. Some of them wanted to continue slavery, and some of them wanted to send them back to Africa while others didn't.

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Smith is captured by Native Americans while he was?

John Smith was captured by Native Americans in 1607 while he was looking for food along the Chickahominy River. He was taken to meet the Chief of the Powhatans at Werowocomoco. As he was to be executed, the Chief's daughter, Pocahontas, pleaded with her father to spare his life.


Where is roger chillingworth while the authorities work out his ransom with the native Americans?

Roger Chillingworth is not physically present during the negotiations for his ransom with the Native Americans. He has been captured and held prisoner by them, so his whereabouts would be with the Native Americans during that time.


John Smith is captured by Native Americans while he was?

On an expedition or fighting the Indians he was not: fishing or Leading a Bible Study. He wasn't a religious activist. so take a guess but i think it's most likely on an expedition. Just go watch the movie again if you can't remember


Is Brent Smith of Shinedown related to Ronnie Van Zant?

No, Brent Smith was born in Tennessee, while Scott Smith is a New Orleans Native.


Are native American and north American the same?

No, while many who are Native Americans are, in fact, North Americans, there are very many who are North Americans, but not at all of Native American descent.


Why did the native Americans found New York?

The Native Americans founded New York while they were traveling threw the pacific


Who worked on plantations before slave?

Before enslaved Africans worked on plantations, indentured servants and Native Americans were commonly employed to work on plantations in the Americas. Indentured servants were typically poor Europeans who worked in exchange for passage to the Americas, while Native Americans were sometimes captured and forced to work on plantations.


What were John Smith contributions to America?

he came to America with no intentions to hurt any of the native Americans I don't even think he knew there were native Americans there CORRECTION Smith came on the second ship to Jamestown and for a short time was military commander of the colony. The colony was located in a Native American empire of 14,000 so he knew there were Native Americans. He was very unpopular with the men of his command. In fact, he was so unpopular they tried to kill him. While sleeping gun powder was sprinkled on him and lit. He got severe burns and had to go home. He was a rake and lied about what he did in his book.


Who is in charge of the Native Americans?

While this question could be construed as racist in intent, literally answered the Native American are in charge of the Native Americans. They are free people living in a free society.


Americans and while settlers?

The white settlers felt more superior to the Native Americans and tried to suppress them.


Why did some native americans create permanent villages while others stay nomads?

how did native americans use theire enviorment to obtain food , clothing, and shelter


What is the Catholic prayer used while burning of sage?

I think you have us confused with Native Americans. We use incense. Native Americans use sage in purification ceremonies.