Project: Family of Powhatan

Categories: Native Americans Project | Family of Powhatan Project

This team is associated with the Native Americans Project

Family Of Wahunsenacawh (Powhatan)

The mission of the team is to add and improve profiles of family members of Wahunsenacawh (Powhatan). Team members take primary responsibility for relevant profiles or family groups and work on merging duplicates, cleaning up profiles, adding sources, removing incorrect information and offer research assistance as needed.


How to Join

To see our current members, please see the list below

  1. Add the line [[Category:Family_of_Powhatan_Project]] to the text area of your profile page. This will add you to the list of participants on the Category page.
  2. Add "powhatan" to your G2G tag feed.
  3. Add the tag powhatan to any discussions in G2G involving the Powhatan.
  4. Check out the To-Do list below to find something to help us work on, and add yourself (or ask one of us to) to that task.
  5. Please join the Google Mail Group for the WikiTree Native American Project


  • For each person:
  1. All duplicates merged into lowest number
  2. PPP added only for individuals who are historically significant or are the subject of many merges.
  3. pertaining categories added
  4. templates added
  5. biography cleaned up and written, using the WikiTree Style Guide (can work with Profile Improvement Project for help)
  6. Attached family meets these goals, too
  7. Attached to the main WikiTree family tree (ask the GFR for help)

Project Scope

The is a sub-project of the Native Americans Project. The time frame will cover pre-colonial until the present.


Add your name to the list below, along with a note about what you're working on in this project right now.

  • Jillaine Smith - Working the project from the administrative side of things. I will answer any question asked, even if it's to send you to someone else who knows the right answer.
  • Cindy Cloyd researching Cherokee family ancestry and Family of Powhatan

Project Template

This needs updating to the "Family of Powhatan" template.

Sample usage:

Add Sticker below the == Biography == line of the relevant profile.

{{Native American Sticker|tribe=Tsenacommacah}}


... was Tsenacommacah.

WikiTree Resources

Remember a lot of questions can be answered by referring to the help pages link at the top right of pages.

External Links


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