1720 – April 20, 1769), was an Odawa war chief who became noted for his role in
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... near the Mississippi River [at present-day Cahokia, Ill.]), Ottawa Indian chief
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PONTIAC, chief of the Ottawa, born on Ottawa river about 1720; died in Cahokia,
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He was a famous Indian chief of the Ottawa tribe. His homeland was in the ... The
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AH-ta-wa," the same as the city in Canada (which was named after them.) ... In
the past Ottawa chiefs were men chosen by tribal councilmembers, often from ...
A number of parks near Niles, Michigan are names in her honor ... Blackbird,
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war chief and leader in civil life who was known for his eloquence in story and
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Their leader in this war was a young Ottawa war chief named Pontiac (Pondiac).