The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook three

caption: house list and marriage
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 21.8.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 8.1936-6.1937
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: (128) Wakching 21/8/1936
text: SKETCH P.128
text: (129) 1. DZEMANG (Ang-nok-phong, Balang) Ang of the morung
= Shinglong (Ang-nok-phong, of Chingtang)
1st daughter: Ngenpong
1st son: TEWANG
2nd son: LONGMEI
2nd daughter: Nang-pha
Dzemang's father Tewang (dead) was also morung Ang.
text: (130) 2. YO-PHONG (Metahu, Balang)
= Linin (Ang-nok-phong, Balang) the real daughter of Tewang (1)
text: This marriage apparently in conflict with the morung exogamy was possible as Tewang's family originally belonged to the Angban.
1st daughter: Shikna
1st son: WANPHEN
2nd son: YONGNA
text: Shikna is married to CHING-IN (Yin-yong-hu, Ang-ban) but stays in her father's house.
text: WANPHEN is married to Hen-long (Ang-nok-phong, Angban) daughter of the founder Ang Phong-yong.
text: (131) 3. MANDZING (Mena's father)
MENA (Metahu, Balang)
= Lian (Sha-yong-hu, Aukheang)
1st son: TAGHAI
2nd son: TOMET