Sentence Examples with the word nanticoke

Have a common outlet in the Nanticoke river of Maryland; those of the E.

Their origin is unknown, but according to local tradition they are the descendants of some Moorish sailors who were cast ashore many years ago in a shipwreck; their own tradition is that they are descended from the children of an Irish mother and a negro father, these children having intermarried with Indians of the Nanticoke tribe.