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Tenskwatawa (January 1771 – 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,...

Tenskwatawa - Ohio History Central


Jul 8, 2015 ... Tenskwatawa (also known as The Prophet), a member of the Shawnee nation, was born in ... Tecumseh urged his brother to predict the eclipse.

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. ... Tecumseh was killed at the Battle of the Thames (also known as the Battle of ...

Battle of Tippecanoe History


Known as "Prophet's Town", this village was destined to become the capitol of a ... when two Shawnee brothers, Tecumseh and Tenskwatawa (the Prophet), left ...

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.

Tecumseh and Tenskwatawa


Tecumseh was born in 1768 into a family of six brothers and one sister. .... The presence of the so-called Prophet's Town greatly worried Governor Harrison, ...

Tecumseh - Military Leader - Biography.com


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

Tenskwatawa (U.S. National Park Service)


Known as the Prophet, Tenskwatawa was born in a time of turmoil for both American ... even after the death of his brother Tecumseh in the Battle of the Thames.

Biography for Kids: Tecumseh - Ducksters


Tecumseh's brother, Tenskwatawa, was a religious man. He had all sorts of visions and became known as the Prophet. Tecumseh and his brother established a ...

Tecumseh - The Wild West, Old West, American History, Native ...


In 1805, Tecumseh's younger brother, Tenskwatawa, who was known as 'the Prophet', helped Tecumseh to unite the Indians. Tenskwatawa urged natives to ...

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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 ...

Tenskwatawa Facts - Biography - YourDictionary


Tenskwatawa (1775-1836), also known as the "The Prophet," was a Shawnee religious leader and reviver of traditional ways. With his brother Tecumseh, ...

The Prophet | Shawnee leader | Britannica.com


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