The War for the Ohio Country That Set the Stage for the American Revolution and an Independent United
Final battle of the Northwest Indian War
The Battle of Fallen Timbers (August 20, 1794) was the final battle of the Northwest Indian War, a struggle between American
Northwest Indian War: French and British occupation
Throughout the 17th and 18th centuries, both Britain and France claimed ownership of the Ohio Country, in competition with the Five Nations (who became the "Six Nations" after the admission of the
The Anglo-Cherokee War Early stages(1758–1761)
The Anglo–Cherokee War (1758–1761; in the Cherokee language: the "war with those in the red coats" or "War with the English"), was also known from the Anglo-European perspective as: the Cherokee
Dunmore’s War: The Last Conflict of America’s Colonial Era
Weyapiersenwah – Shawnee
Blue Jacket or Weyapiersenwah (c. 1743 – c. 1810) was a war chief of the Shawnee people, known for his militant defense of Shawnee lands in the Ohio Country.
The Gnadenhutten Massacre of Christian Indians
The Pittsburgh militia was frustrated and angry in March 1782. Each year its members organized an expedition into the Ohio country to subdue hostile Indians, but seldom found the warriors who
White Eyes ~ Delaware
White Eyes, named Koquethagechton (c. 1730–November 1778), was a leader of the Lenape (Delaware) people in the Ohio Country during the era of the American Revolution. Sometimes known as George
Simon Girty was an important frontiersman in the Ohio Country in the years before, during, and following the American Revolution.
Girty was born in 1741 in Chambers Mill, Pennsylvania. Native