Meshingomesia is approximated to have been born in 1800. He was one of Metocina's ten children and for this reason was expemted from removal in 1840. Meshingomesia became chief after the passing of both Francis Godfroy and J. B. Richardville and remained lead chief for 32 years. He converted to Christianity, specifically the Baptist demonination, and have two churches built on his land reserves. Meshingomesia died in 1879.