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Tecumseh - Wikipedia


The site was in Miami tribe territory, and their Chief Little Turtle warned the group not to settle there. Despite the threat, the Shawnee moved into the region and ...

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.

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 | 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 ...

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 ...

Tecumseh | Shawnee chief | Britannica.com


Oct 10, 2016 ... Shawnee Indian chief, orator, military leader, and advocate of ... Tecumseh with his Indians reluctantly accompanied the retiring British, whom ...

Wisdom of Tecumseh: Chief of the Shawnee Nation - Spirit of the 8th ...


Seek to make your life long and its purpose in the service of your people. Prepare a noble death song for the day when you go over the great divide. Always give ...

Shawnee Indian Chiefs and Leaders - Access Genealogy


Big Jim was of illustrious lineage, his grandfather being Tecumseh and his father one ... As head chief of the Shawnee he kept the majority of the tribe in restraint ...



Chief Tecumseh, Shawnee Nation ... Recognized as a separate tribe in 1867, they organized as the Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma during the 1930s and  ...

Biography for Kids: Tecumseh - Ducksters


Kids learn about the biography of Tecumseh. Chief of the Shawnee, leader of the Tecumseh Confederacy, and leader of the Indians in the War of 1812.

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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 ...

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


History of the Shawnee Indians from the year 1681 to 1854 inclusive ... Tecumseh replied, "Well, as the great chief is to decide the matter, I hope the Great Spirit ...