Opechancanough requests large quantities of the poisonous plant cowbane to be used against the English.

Opechancanough requests from Esmy Shichans, the Accomac weroance, large quantities of the poisonous plant cowbane to be used against the English in an attack. Shichans, a trading partner of the English, informs the colonists of Opechancanough’s plans.