About Us

 

 

"MY HEART SONG"

Blood Line of Edy Turner aka Wane Roonseraw

301st Spotswood Treaty Tribute to the Governor by the Cheroenhaka (Nottoway) Indian Tribe of Southampton County, Virginia (flickr photos) Courtesy of Michaele White

VIRGINIA INDIANS

Chief Red Hawk Interview with WTVR 6 Richmond VA

300 YEAR SPOTSWOOD TREATY TRIBUTE TO THE GOVERNOR BY THE CHEROENHAKA

GOVERNOR MCDONNELL AMERICAN INDIAN HERITAGE MONTH

ANNUAL 1713 TRIBAL TREATY OF PEACE TRIBUTE TO THE GOVERNOR

HANDSITE HISTORICAL MARKER UNVEILING

Long Leaf Pine Planting

20,000 LONG LEAF PINES FULFILL VISION OF "REDHAWK"

Blessing pipe ceremony on Nottoway river
Blessing of the Peake (Peace) Pipe on the Na-da-Wa Jo-ke L-R:  Vice Chief Ellis "Soaring Eagle" Wight; Chief Walt "Red Hawk" Brown; War Chief William Lamb "Spread Eagle" Howell

Resolutions & Goals

Shield & Heraldry — An explanation of the meaning behind our tribal shield.

Ethno-Historic Snapshot

Constitution & Bylaws

Our Language

Library of Virginia spotlights Edith Turner — Chief Edith Turner, one of eight women recognized by the Library of Virginia, award accepted by Cheroenhaka Nottoway tribal members.                          

Return of Natives, Part One — Virginia Pilot article concerning our visit to the Smithsonian to perform ceremony over the Cheroenhaka remains removed from the "Hand Site" burial site and to discuss repatriation. The article includes a summary explanation of who we are.    

Return of Natives, Part Two

Incorporation Certificate

1808 Nottoway Census

CHEROENHAKA NOTTOWAY INDIANS ON THE OLD RESERVATION LAND TRACTS

CHIEF RED HAWK WITH GILBERT THOMPSON OFFICE OF THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE MISSISSIPI BAND OF THE CHOCTAW NATION