Entity Description: Tribe - Acquackanonk People


A Lenape group from the Passaic River in northern New Jersey.

According to Wikipedia - part of the territory they inhabited came into the possession of Jacques Cortelyou, the Surveyor General of New Netherland, some "12,000 morgens at Aquackanonk on the Passaic River, purchased by himself and associates of the Indians."  https://archive.org/details/registerinalpha00berggoog/page/n45/mode/2up