Tecumseh

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United States, Politician
1768 – October, 5, 1813.

Tecumseh ti-KUM-sə, ti-KUM-see (March 1768 – October 5, 1813) was a Native American Shawnee warrior and chief, who became the primary leader of a large, multi-tribal confederacy in the early 19th century. Born in the Ohio Country (present-day Ohio), and growing up during the American Revolutionary War and the Northwest Indian War, Tecumseh was exposed to warfare and envisioned the establishment of an independent Indian nation east of the Mississippi River under British protection.

Also known as Tribal Chief

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