Northwest Coast Stone Salmon Club

Tsungani (Fearon Smith, Jr.) served as chief of the Wiummasgum Clan of the House of Lelooska and the House of Sewide. Smith family members, who were of Cherokee and mixed heritage, were adopted by Chief James Aul Sewinde of the Kwakiutl. Tsugani was his Cherokee name which means “He who excels”. He was given the Kwakuitl name Qa7axtal’es.

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