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Tenskwatawa - Wikipedia


Tenskwatawa (January 1775 – November 1836) was a Native American religious and political leader of the Shawnee tribe, known as the Prophet or the Shawnee Prophet. He was a brother of Tecumseh,...

6 Things You May Not Know About Tecumseh - History in the ...


Oct 4, 2013 ... Tecumseh and his brother Tenskwatawa, best known as “the Prophet,” also started preaching against cultural assimilation. In 1808 the brothers ...

Tecumseh - Native American History - HISTORY.com


Tecumseh transformed his brother's religious following into a political movement, leading ... Taking the name Tenskwatawa, or 'The Open Door,' the new Shawnee Prophet began to preach a nativistic revitalization ... We know you love history.

Tenskwatawa - Ohio History Central


Tenskwatawa (also known as The Prophet), a member of the Shawnee ... Many scholars believe that his brother, Tecumseh, had learned of the eclipse from ...

Tecumseh's Confederation - Ohio History Central


Portrait of the Shawnee military and political leader Tecumseh, ca. 1800-1813. He worked with his brother Tenskwatawa, known as 'The Prophet,' to unite ...

Tecumseh - Military Leader - Biography.com


Apr 18, 2016 ... Tecumseh, a Shawnee Native American chief, tried to assemble a confederation ... 1808 Tecumseh traveled to what is now Indiana and joined his brother ... a prominent Native American religious leader known as the Prophet.

Tenskwatawa - The Prophet - War of 1812


Tenskwatawa (the Prophet), Shawnee religious figure (b Lalawethika in Shawnee ... a Creek woman, and the younger brother of Shawnee war chief Tecumseh. ... Tenskwatawa was originally named Lalawethika (Noisemaker), and was born ...

Tecumseh's Brother, the Shawnee Prophet - Identity Independence


The prophet's brother, Tecumseh, meanwhile engaged in the political work of ... him to perform some miracles, that he may be known and received as a prophet.

The Prophet | Shawnee leader | Britannica.com


Mar 29, 2007 ... North American Indian religious revivalist of the Shawnee people, who worked with his brother Tecumseh to create a pan-tribal ... Also known as ... The Prophet's declaration in 1805 that he had a message from the “Master of ...

Tecumseh and the Eclipse of 1806 - Eclipse Chasers


Oct 2, 2014 ... Tecumseh's younger brother, Tenskwatawa (Open Door), more commonly known as "The Prophet", was said to be slightly deformed and one of ...