Posted By:jacqueline hudson
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Subject:Re: Moccosoneck Creek
Post Date:March 13, 2004 at 04:48:20
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Forum:Dinwiddie County, VA Genealogy Forum
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According to Dinwiddie COunty, Carrefour of the Commonwealth, a book written by Richard Jones, and sponsored by the DInwiddie COunty Board of Supervisors in celebration of the bicentennial in 1976, Mossosoneck Creek, spelled a number of different ways, is the creek currently known as Rowanty. The Indian word Mossosoneck allegedly means Big Rocks.