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Vienna in Dorchester County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Unnacokossimmon

Emperor to the Nanticoke Indians

 
 
Unnacokossimmon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 9, 2013
1. Unnacokossimmon Marker
Inscription. Lived (about 1677) at Chicacone, an ancient Indian town north of this point. The Nanticoke Indian Reservation was laid out by act of Assembly 1698, containing 5166 1/4 acres.
 
Erected by State Roads Commission.
 
Location. 38° 29.263′ N, 75° 49.613′ W. Marker is in Vienna, Maryland, in Dorchester County. Marker is on Rhodesdale Vienna Road (Maryland Route 331) 0.4 miles south of Ocean Gateway (U.S. 50), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vienna MD 21869, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Discover: Vienna Heritage (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Smith Explores the Chesapeake (approx. mile away); Discover: The Nanticoke (approx. 0.4 miles away); Discover: Vienna (approx. 0.4 miles away); The African American Story in the Indian Town (approx. 1.7 miles away); The native people of the Chicacone Village...the Nanticokes (approx. 1.7 miles away); Handsell (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Nanticoke Historic Preservation Alliance (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vienna.
 
Also see . . .  The Nanticoke Indian Tribe. (Submitted on February 13, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Unnacokossimmon Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, December 8, 2007
2. Unnacokossimmon Marker

 
Categories. Colonial EraNative Americans
 
Unnacokossimmon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 9, 2013
3. Unnacokossimmon Marker
<center>Welcome to Vienna On the Nanticoke</center> image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 9, 2013
4.
Welcome to Vienna On the Nanticoke
Welcome sign behind the Unnacokossimmon marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 26, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,182 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on February 13, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   2. submitted on December 26, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.   3, 4. submitted on February 13, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
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