Upper Mattaponi members restoring a community cornerstone

Ken Adams spent 10 years in classes at a one-story brick school building on state Route 30 in King William County. Forty-five years later, Adams, 63, is back at Sharon Indian School, helping to renovate the last Indian public school building in Virginia.

Read the full article…

This entry was posted in News. Bookmark the permalink. Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.


  1. Conni
    Posted June 22, 2011 at 3:36 pm | Permalink

    I would like more information on how to contact the upper mattaponi Tribe? My Grandfather is 100% indian and he was a has passed, my mother is part of the Pocohis Tribe but I am not sure where to go to be recognized by them? Please help me and tell me what site I have to log on or what phone number I have to call to get recognized, I would like to get more involved with this, My mother told me there where benefits that I could be getting and I would like to know more about this if you could help me? I also have two children and I would like to get them involved too, Thank You for your time and Thank you for you help in finding the answers I need to know, Have a Great Day and I look forward to your letter soon :)

  2. Gertrude Henderson
    Posted April 12, 2011 at 4:52 pm | Permalink

    My great grand father was a native american chief in the richmond virginia norfolk disputanta area my father was born in 1939 so his grandfather was a chief who honored (not pray) the sun. The tribe my family is from use to save the pony tail of the men in the family and place it in a plague which was stolen. Please give me some suggestions on where I can look for information

Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Trackback Url
  • Tags

  • Categories

  • Archives