Lists of Headmen in Manyema and Urundi (Excerpts from David Livingstone's Notebook, [March 1866-March 1870])

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Names of chiefs of Manyema
Meketo 2 √   Written 4th July 1869
Mokeko 2 √
Mokokwa
Kwaniwa
Kunde

Karungamagao
Pyanamosinde
    Kimanomokumbo ? not in
  Kasari our line
  Mamba? of march
  Kasangangazi
  Mohangenwa  ?
  Monanga         ?
  Munabambo   ?
    Mohange       ?
  Monandenda
    Monakus      
      Two or threefour days in field



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Urundi begins at Ujiji

  • First chief
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • chief 12 of
    Nzige on
    both sides
  •   Tamana
  • Masonga
  • Samize
  •   Kinoza
  • Lowegoe
  •   Vikare
  • Moasabikebwa
  • Moyeio
  • Magara
  • Mokarianye
  •   Moguha
  • Mokamba
  •   Tande underchief
  • Semovyei
  • Rumashano
  • Loshimba










Mzige
very great
chief

in river
Too


  The Batusi country is North of that
of Mõkamba
- The people are tall &
light coloured - They beat back the
Ujijian force & killed twenty four of
them -   They dont wish a path made
through their country for ivory and
are hence called bad at Ujiji - Syde
bin Habib
preferred to let them alone
lately but traded with Mõkamba

Item Details

Author(s) & contributor(s): [Unnamed Arab and African Informants?]; [Said Bin Habib?]; David Livingstone

Date(s): 4 July 1869; [c.1869]

Place(s) of creation: [Central Africa]

Form & transmission history: Headman list and narrative data, as translated (possibly with the help of an intermediary) and written down in a notebook by a British explorer.

Object description: Beige two-page journal excerpt; facing pages with printed header, one hand in brown ink with fading.

Repository: David Livingstone Centre (Blantyre, United Kingdom)

Shelfmark / Identifier: 807

Digital edition & date: One More Voice, 2020

Critical editing & encoding: Heather F. Ball, Anne M. Martin, Adrian S. Wisnicki

Rights: Critically-edited text copyright One More Voice. Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International

Cite this digital edition (MLA): [Unnamed Arab and African Informants?]; [Said Bin Habib?]; David Livingstone. “Lists of Headmen in Manyema and Urundi (Excerpts from David Livingstone's Notebook, [March 1866-March 1870])” (4 July 1869; [c.1869]). Heather F. Ball, Anne M. Martin, Adrian S. Wisnicki, eds. One More Voice, site launch edition, 2020, https://onemorevoice.org/html/transcriptions/liv_020041_TEI.html.

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