Conoy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Conoy a member of an Algonquian people formerly living in Maryland between Chesapeake Bay and the Potomac river; allies of the Nanticoke people
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Usage

In literature:

In the year 1712 another courageous adventurer sought out Conoy.
"Legends of Loudoun" by Harrison Williams
High up the Susquehanna were seated the Nanticokes, Conoys, and Mohicans, with a portion of the Delawares.
"The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada" by Francis Parkman
The Conoy Indians settled in the valley in 1748.
"History of the Early Settlement of the Juniata Valley" by U. J. (Uriah James) Jones
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In news:

Charles Community College presents " Polar Express," in the lounge and auditorium of the Daniel J Conoyer Social Sciences Building 636-922-8469.
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