Patawomeck Indian Tribe of Virginia

Upcoming Events

Quarterly meeting  Sunday April 10, 2016

2pm. White Oak Fire Dept.

 

Earth Day A P HILL Thursday April 21, 2016

10-2.

 

Earth Day Old Mill Park Saturday April 23, 2016

11-4

 

Spaghetti Dinner/Gospel  Music

Saturday May 14, 2016

Bethel Baptist Church

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

    

 

 

  

 

 

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Chief John Lightner

1416 Brent Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
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540-371-4437

 

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Membership Coordinator
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P.O. Box 5564.
Falmouth VA, 22403

 

Administrative Asst. to Tribal Council

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540-842-0501
1416 Brent Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

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Welcome to the Official Patawomeck Indian Tribe of Virginia web page

 

 

The Patawomeck tribe of Virginia Indians is based in Stafford County, Virginia, along the Potomac River (Patawomeck is another spelling of Potomac). It is one of Virginia's 11 recognized Native American tribes. The Patawomeck tribe achieved state recognition in February 2010, aided by anthropology research conducted by the College of William and Mary. Today the tribe numbers approximately 1500 members. Eighty percent live within ten miles of their historic village of 
Patawomeck. They are undertaking to revive their historic Algonquian language. In the 17th century, at the time of early English colonization, the tribe was a component of the Powhatan Confederacy. At times it was allied with others in the confederacy, and at others, the Patawomeck allied with the English READ MORE

Announcements

Fee imposed on tribal replacement cards

 

To cover costs, The Membership Coordinator has implemented a $5.00 fee to Tribal members that request a replacement Tribal Member Card. This decision was approved by the Patawomeck Tribal Council at the Annual Meeting on October 9, 2011.

Message From The Chief

 

   Chief John Lightner

 

Spaghetti Dinner/Gospel Songs

 

Bethel Baptist Church
1193 White Oak Road
Fredericksburg, VA 224005

Call 540-371-4437 for tickets

 

Silent Auction

 

If you have not pad your dues for 2015 please do so.

Dues are $20.00. payable to:

Patawomeck Indian Tribe of Virginia Inc.

 

Mail checks to:

Dennis Harding

98 Belle Plains Road.

Fredericksburg, VA 22405

 

2016 dues are coming up in July

 If you can pay your dues, please do so. The tribe needs your financial support.

 

Quarterly meetings are all held at

White Oak Fire Dept.

1:30pm

April 10, 2016

and

July 10, 2016

 

Annual meeting is in October (Date & Time TBA)