, on the Atlantic coast, in northern North Carolina.
The Cheraws and other small tribes occupied the land of the once powerful Hateras family, below the Corees.
The Nanticokes were upon the peninsula between the Chesapeake and Delaware bays.
The Lenni-Lenapes, or Delawares, comprised powerful families — namely, the Minsis and Delawares proper.
The former occupied the northern part of New Jersey and a portion of Pennsylvania, and the latter inhabited lower New Jersey, the banks of the Delaware River below Trenton, and the whole valley of the Schuylkill.
The Mohegans were a distinct tribe on the east side of the Hudson River, and under that name were included several independent families on Long Island and the country between the Lenni-Lenapes and the New England Indians.
The New England Indians inhabited the country from the Connecticut River eastward to the Saco, in Maine.
The principal tribes were the Narragansets on Rhode Island; the Pokanokets and Wampanoags on the eastern sh