Tisquantum


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Tisquantum:

see SquantoSquanto
or Tisquantum,
d. 1622, Native North American of the Pawtuxet tribe. He is sometimes thought to be the Native American taken to England from the Maine coast by George Weymouth (1605) and returned by John Smith in 1615, but it is certain that he was kidnapped by
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Squanto, as they called Tisquantum, showed them how to plant corn and fertilize the kernels with a fish, and otherwise increase their food production.