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Paquiquineo: Brave Traitor or Freedom Fighter?

October 12, 2019 - General
Paquiquineo - a chief’s son converted to Christianity. Source: jozefklopacka / Adobe Stock.

In 1561, a Native American from Virginia by the name of Paquiquineo was invited, in some accounts kidnapped, to Spain where he met the king and eventually was sent back to the Americas to assist the Spaniards in the conversion of his people to Christianity.


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