Pontiac or Obwandiyag (c. 1720 – April 20, 1769) was an Odawa war chief who
became noted for his role in Pontiac's War (1763–1766), an American Indian
struggle against British milita...
Oct 17, 2016 ... The following were chiefs or leaders of the Ottawa Indians. ... A county of
Michigan was named in his honor, but the name was subsequently ...
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Chief Pontiac. Have you ever heard of Chief Pontiac? He was a famous Indian
chief of the Ottawa tribe. His homeland was in the Great Lakes region and he led
A number of parks near Niles, Michigan are names in her honor ... Blackbird,
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daughter of Waubojeeg, a famous war chief and leader in civil life who was
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PONTIAC, chief of the Ottawa, born on Ottawa river about 1720; died in Cahokia,
Ill., in 1769 ... The latter likewise supplied the Indians, in return for which they
received ... was "a haven of rest," for the most famous Ottawa warrior, Chief
Facts, information and articles about Native American Indian Chiefs from the
history of the Wild West. List of Native ... Chief Pontiac: Pontiac was chief of the
Ottawa Indian tribe. The tribe was .... His name was Sitting Bull. Crazy Horse ...
Sitting Bull put together the most complete and famous single Indian victory. Red
Apr 2, 2014 ... Ottawa Chief Pontiac was famous for his role in Pontiac's Rebellion (1763–64),
an American Indian struggle against the British occupation of ...
Information about the Odawa or Ottawa Indian tribe for students and teachers. ...
In the past Ottawa chiefs were men chosen by tribal councilmembers, often from
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Reproduction of a print depicting Pontiac, an Ottawa Chief. He united a coalition
of American Indian tribes to resist British rule in the Great Lakes region and ...