Act Confirming Ben Uncas as Sachem

Published/Created:
October 10, 1723
Physical Description:
Agreement/Contract
Associated Names:
Huntington, Daniel [Attestor]
Uncas, 1590-1683 [Mentioned within document]
Uncas, Benjamin, 1647-1726 [Mentioned within document]
Uncas, Ceasar, -1722 [Mentioned within document]
Wyllys, George, 1710-1796 [Attestor]
Associated Locations:
North America -- British Empire -- Colony of Connecticut -- New Haven [Mentioned]
North America -- British Empire -- Colony of Connecticut -- New London [Mentioned]
North America -- Indian Country -- Mohegan Territory -- Mohegan [Mentioned]
North America -- Indian Country -- Mohegan Territory -- Mohegan Reservation [Mentioned (modern name)]
North America -- United States of America -- State of Connecticut -- Montville [Mentioned (modern name)]
North America -- United States of America -- State of Connecticut -- New Haven [Mentioned (modern name)]
Topics:
Culture -- Genealogy
Culture -- Leadership
Government -- Colonial -- Colony of Connecticut
Government -- Tribal -- Mohegan -- Pro-Government Faction -- Sachems/Sagamores -- Major Ben Uncas I (1723-1725)
Government -- Tribal -- Mohegan -- Sachems/Sagamores -- Cesar (1715-1723)
Law -- Legislative Process -- Acts/Resolves
Relations -- Colonial Affairs
Relations -- Tribal Affairs
Tribes/Communities -- Mohegan
Vital Records -- Deaths
YIPP -- Colony of Connecticut Collection, 1603-1783
Tribe:
Mohegan
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Other Dates:
October 10, 1723 [Mentioned]
Yale Collection:
Yale Indian Papers Project
Digital Collection:
New England Indian Papers Series
Funding Source:
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
Original Repository:
Connecticut State Library
OID:
15479843
PID:
digcoll:2564480
Local Record Number:
1723.10.10.01
oid pointer:
15479267
Number of Pages: 2
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