Nanyehi known in English as Nancy Ward (ca. 1738–1822 or 1824) was a
Beloved Woman of the Cherokee, ...
Located on Hwy 411, south of Benton, is the gravesite of Nancy Ward, Beloved
Woman of the Overhill Cherokees, and her son Five Killer. The graves overlook ...
The grave site of the "Beloved Woman of the Cherokee" and of her son, "Five
Killer" is located just south of Benton on the Ocoee River. It was in this vicinity that
Mar 8, 2013 ... Nancy Ward (c 1738-1822), Cherokee leader, was probably born at Chota, ....
Nancy Ward's Grave, once unmarked, near Benton, Tennessee
Nancy Ward, Beloved Woman of the Overhill Cherokees, and her son Fivekiller
are buried here. Their graves overlook the pastoral landscape along the Ocoee ...
Leading figure of the southeastern Cherokee, Nanye-hi, or Nancy Ward, was
born .... of the American Revolution built a monument to her by her grave in 1923.
Jun 9, 2016 ... Nancy Ward, Beloved Woman of the Cherokee. ‹ Back to Ward ... Place of Burial:
Benton, Polk, Tennessee, United States. Immediate Family:.
Nancy Ward's grave, in Polk County. Later, as European settlers took over parts
of Tennessee, she began to blend into the white world, and she became known ...
Dec 25, 2009 ... Last Beloved Woman of the Cherokees, Nancy Ward was born in 1738 ... Her
grave is located on a nearby hill beside the graves of Five Killer ...
Introduction to Nancy Ward Nancy Ward Grave Site Nancy Ward Museum Fund -
link removed 6-2-11 by request of project manager. Nancy Ward Musical by ...