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 mili...
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Now. The following were chiefs or leaders of the Ottawa Indians.
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c. 1834-1908, Sitting Bull Lakota c. 1831-1890. Pontiac Chief Pontiac Ottawa
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
Chief Pontiac: Pontiac was chief of the Ottawa Indian tribe. The tribe .... Sitting
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In the past Ottawa chiefs were men chosen by tribal councilmembers, often from
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Ottawa Chief Pontiac was famous for his role in Pontiac's Rebellion (1763–64),
an American Indian struggle against the British occupation of the Great Lakes ...
May 24, 2012 ... Chief Pontiac ... I came across the Pontiac name, as a surname, when working
with the Carlisle Indian ... Pontiac or by his native name, Obwandiyag (c. 1720 –
April 20, 1769), was an Ottawa leader who became famous for ...
Dec 12, 2013 ... Hiawatha is perhaps the most famous Native American in history. ... His name
was shortened by the English, with whom he engaged in a battle ... Known as
Obwandiyag in Ottawa, Chief Pontiac defended the Great Lakes ...
He may have been the chief met by Robert Rogers in 1760 when Rogers ... 1720
-1769), Ottawa chief and leader of the famed uprising that bears his name, was a
... More reliable is Howard H. Peckham, Pontiac and the Indian Uprising (1947).