The Trail of Tears is a name given to the forced relocation and movement of Native American nations from southeastern parts of the United States following the Indian Removal Act of 1830.
The removal included many members of the Cherokee, Muscogee (Creek), Seminole, Chickasaw, and Choctaw nations.
The Trail of Tears was a series of forced removals of Native American nations
from their ancestral homelands in the Southeastern United States to an area west
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The Trail of Tears click image for close-up, In 1838 and 1839, as part of Andrew
Jackson's Indian removal policy, the Cherokee nation was forced to give up its ...
Migration from the original Cherokee Nation began in the early 1800's. Some
Cherokees, wary of white encroachment, moved west on their own and settled in
In 1838 the Cherokee were stripped of their rights and forced to move against
their will on 'The Trail of Tears' by the governments of Georgia and United States.
Not everyone was included in the new Jacksonian Democracy. There was no
initiative from Jacksonian Democrats to include women in political life or to
Trail of Tears, in U.S. history, the forced relocation during the 1830s of Eastern
Woodlands Indians of the Southeast region of the United States (including ...
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Overview of the Trail of Tears from the Cherokee of California.