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Tecumseh /tᵻˈkʌmsə, tᵻˈkʌmsi/ tə-KUM-sə, tə-KUM-see (March 1768 – October 5, 1813) ... With a vision of establishing an independent Native Am...

Tecumseh - Native American History - HISTORY.com


Shawnee Indian political leader and war chief Tecumseh (1768-1813) came of ... rivers, where the new settlement, Prophetstown, continued to attract Indians.

Shawnee Indian Chiefs and Leaders - Access Genealogy


Jul 9, 2011 ... Big Jim was of illustrious lineage, his grandfather being Tecumseh and his ... As head chief of the Shawnee he kept the majority of the tribe in ...

Tecumseh | HistoryNet


Tecumseh summary: Tecumseh was a Native American chief of the Shawnee tribe. He was born in 1768 in Ohio. His father was killed in 1774 by white men who ...

Tecumseh - Military Leader - Biography.com


Apr 18, 2016 ... Synopsis. Tecumseh was a Shawnee Native American chief, born circa 1768 south of present-day Columbus, Ohio. He opposed the United ...

Tecumseh - Ohio History Central


Tecumseh was born in 1768 near Chillicothe, Ohio. His father, Puckshinwau was a minor Shawnee war chief. His mother Methotaske was also Shawnee. ... broke leaving about 500 hundred American Indians to hold back 3,000 Americans.

Tecumseh | Shawnee chief | Britannica.com


Shawnee Indian chief, orator, military leader, and advocate of intertribal Indian ... Tecumseh with his Indians reluctantly accompanied the retiring British, whom ...

Native History: Tecumseh Defeated at Battle of the Thames - ICTMN ...


Oct 5, 2013 ... On October 5, 1813, Shawnee Chief Tecumseh was killed at the Battle of ... Never again did American Indians rise in rebellion with such force.

A Native Nations Perspective | War of 1812 | PBS


Tribal nations of the lower Great Lakes, including the Shawnee, Potawatomi, ... The Shawnee war chief, Tecumseh, and his brother the Prophet, also known as ...

History of the Shawnee Indians - Tecumseh and Governor William ...


Tecumseh replied, "Well, as the great chief is to decide the matter, I hope the Great Spirit will put sense enough in his head to cause him to order you to give up ...

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


Oct 4, 2013 ... ... death, get the facts on the legendary Shawnee war chief. ... era of near- constant conflict between his Shawnee tribe and white frontiersmen.

Tecumseh A Biography of the Shawnee Chief - War of 1812


A detailed biography on the famous Shawnee Chief Tecumseh who fought and ... Efforts by Little Turtle [Michikinakoua] and others to unify the Six Nations and ...

Chief Tecumseh, Shawnee - Indigenous Peoples Literature


Dec 10, 2013 ... With a vision of establishing an independent Native American nation east of the Mississippi under British protection, Tecumseh worked to ...