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Ankamuthi People

Category: People
Sub Category:Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander | Native Title Holders (Native Title Act)
Place:Western Cape York
State/Country:Queensland, Australia
Alternative Names:
  • Angkamuthi
  • Anggamudi
  • Subject Matter:Native Title
    Summary Information:

    AIATSIS Thesaurus language code and map grid reference (Y7) (Qld SC54-12).

    The Ankamuthi People's native title rights and interests were recognised by consent in the Federal Court of Australia (FCA) proceedings:

    • Woosup on behalf of the Ankamuthi People #2 v State of Queensland [2017] FCA 832 (Ankamuthi People #2) (FCA File No.: QUD392/2014; NNTT File No.: QCD2017/007); and
    • Woosup on behalf of the Ankamuthi People #1 v State of Queensland [2017] FCA 831 (Ankamuthi People) (FCA File No.: QUD6158/1998; NNTT File No.: QCD2017/006).

    The Seven Rivers Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC (Indigenous Corporation Number (ICN): 8522) holds the Ankanuthi People's native title in trust.

    Detailed Information:

    The Ankamuthi People are the persons descended by birth or adoption from the following ancestors:

    • Woobumu and Inmare;
    • Bullock (father of Mamoose Pitt, husband of Rosie/Lena Braidley);
    • Charlie Mamoose (father of Silas, Larry, Johnny and Harry Mamoose);
    • Charlie Seven River;
    • Toby Seven River (father of Jack Toby):
    • Asai Charlie
    • Sam and Nellie (parents of George Stephen);
    • Mammus/Mamoos/Mark/Mamoose and his siblings Peter and Elizabeth
    • Charlie Maganu (husband of Sarah McDonnell);
    • Polly (wife of Wautaba Charlie Ropeyarn).

    Related Entries

    Agreement
  • Comalco Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Western Cape Communities Co-existence Agreement)
  • PNG Gas Pipeline Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Signatory
  • Ergon Energy and Ankamuthi People Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Woosup on behalf of the Ankamuthi People #1 v State of Queensland [2017] FCA 831 - Native Title Applicants
  • Woosup on behalf of the Ankamuthi People #2 v State of Queensland [2017] FCA 832
  • Organisation
  • Seven Rivers Aboriginal Corporation
  • People
  • Charles Woosup & others on behalf of the Ankamuthi People

  • References

    Resource
    Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) (2020) Language and Peoples Thesaurus 2020

    Glossary

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Australia)

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