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Tecumseh /tᵻˈkʌmsə, tᵻˈkʌmsi/tə-KUM-sə, tə-KUM-see (March 1768 – October 5, 1813) was a leader of the Shawnee Native Americans. He led a large tribal confederacy against the United States during Tecumseh's War, which precipitated his alliance with Britain in the War of 1812.


Shawnee Indian political leader and war chief Tecumseh (1768-1813) came of ... the Shawnee chief fought with pro-British forces in the War of 1812 until his ...


Brief biography of Tecumseh in The War of 1812. ... Tecumseh (1768-1813) was the Shawnee leader of a Pan-Indian confederation forged between 1807 and ...


In all, more than two dozen native nations participated in the war. In addition to the Lower Great Lakes Indians, led by Tecumseh, and Southern Indians, the ...


The War of 1812 pitted the United States against a combined British-Indian military ... Tecumseh, a skilled Shawnee warrior and charismatic orator, believed.


A detailed biography on the famous Shawnee Chief Tecumseh who fought and died during the War of 1812.


Tecumseh. The closing of the eighteenth century was period that First Nations lands were being increasingly threatened by white colonization. After the Battle of  ...


His death also ended Indian support to the British in the western theater of operations during the War of 1812. When Tecumseh died, the British did not lose a ...


Under the leadership of Tenskwatawa (The Prophet) and Tecumseh, the sons of a ... These events prepared the way for Indian participation in the War of 1812.


Oct 5, 2013 ... This print shows Col. R.M. Johnson using a pistol to kill Tecumseh during the War of 1812, at the battle of the Thames in Ontario, Canada.