Squanto

The savior of the pilgrims

Squanto's Legacy

"Squanto died of a fever in 1622, but is still remembered today as a key figure in American folklore. He is a symbol of Thanksgiving. If Squanto had not been there to help the Pilgrims, it could be possible that none of the would have survived."- The Legend of Squanto http://www.radiotheatre.com/product/squanto

What is Squanto known for?

Squanto is known for...

Squanto is known for helping the Pilgrims in their first winter in America, yet he did much more after that as well. He helped them negotiate peace treaties and helped them form alliances with other tribes like the Wampanoag. He died trying to keep peace for the Pilgrims.