(c. 1796—1820)

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(c. 1796–1820),

a Newfoundland Beothuk, was captured by settlers in March 1819 at Red Indian Lake, where the Beothuk, reduced to 31 people, were overwintering. Her husband, ‘chief’ Nonosabasut, and ...

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