Tuesday, 10 - 12 - 2013
First female leader of Pamunkey Tribe selected for memorial
Cockacoeske, a 17th century leader of the Pamunkey Tribe, has been selected for the Women of Virginia memorial.
Cockacoeske was the first female leader of the Pamunkeys. During her thirty-year tenure, she worked to unite area tribes and signed the 1677 Treaty of Middle Plantation.
Woo woo woo! Go VA tribes!