Uncas (c. 1588 – c. 1683) was a sachem of the Mohegan who through his alliance with the English colonists against other Indian tribes made the Mohegans the leading regional Indian tribe.
KeywordsNative American, sachem, King Philip's War, Pequot War, mohegan indian chief, tatobem, narragansetts, Owaneco
Galleries1607-1762 Colonial America
Benson John Lossing, ed. Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (vol. 9) (New York, NY: Harper and Brothers, 1912)