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  Jamestown, Virginia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Indian massacre of 1622, depicted in a woodcut by Theodore de Bry
Following the establishment of the Long Assembly in 1676, war was declared on "all hostile Indians" and trade with Indian tribes became regulated, often seen by the colonists to favor those friends of Berkeley.
Following the surrender at Appomattox Courthouse, the oath of allegiance was administered to former Confederate soldiers at Jamestown.
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 Chickamauga Cherokee Indians - Chickamauga Cherokee Nation Indian Genealogy, Native American Genealogy Arkansas History
The Cherokee Indians once inhabited great expanses of lands on the American Continent, and the earliest ancestors of the Cherokee were known to control the majority of vital waterways throughout the times known as pre-history.
The Cherokee was known to exercise dominion over all the territory on the east side of the Alleghany Mountains, including the headwaters of the Yadkin, Catawba, Broad and Savannah Rivers and from there westward the Cherokee claimed the land as far as the Ohio and from there to the headwaters of the Chattahoochee and Alabama.
This first ever encounter in battle between the Cherokee Indians and the White Man resulted in the English and their allies being soundly defeated by the Cherokee who proved to be far superior in warfare than the colonists.
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 Jamestown, Virginia - Voyager, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Several Doegs were killed in the raid, and the colonists then raided the Susquehanaugs in "retaliation".
Following the establishment of the Long Assembly in 1676, war was declared on "all hostile Indians", and trade with Indian tribes was regulated, often seen by the colonists to favor those friends of Berkeley.
At about the same time, Bacon was actually elected to the House of Burgesses, and attended the June 1676 assembly, where he was captured, apologized, and was pardoned by Berkeley.
www.voyager.in /Jamestown,_Virginia   (3011 words)

  
 Articles - Jamestown, Virginia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Indeed, the island fit the bill as it had excellent visibility up and down what is today called the James River.
The settlers consisted mainly of English farmers and Polish woodcutters, hired in Royal Prussia.
However, Jamestown was spared from destruction due to the warnings of a Native American boy named "Chanco", who gave warning to colonist Richard Pace originally from Wapping Wall, London (d.
www.centralairconditioners.net /articles/Jamestown,_Virginia   (3198 words)

  
 Sir Thomas Dale
The latter continued, however, to be active in colonial affairs, founding the new settlement of Henrico, and conquering the Appomattox Indians.
On Gates's return to England in March 1614, the government was again left with Dale, and he administered it till 1615, when he sailed for home in the same vessel with Pocohontas and John Rolfe, who had been married during his term of office.
Dale was in Holland in February 1617, and in January 1619, made commander of the East Indian fleet, participating in an engagement with the Dutch near Bantam.
www.famousamericans.net /sirthomasdale   (371 words)

  
 StrategyPage.com - Military Book Reviews
Taken at the Flood: Robert E. Lee and Confederate Strategy in the Maryland Campaign of 1862
Between Two Fires: American Indians in the Civil War
Lee's Miserables: Life in the Army of Northern Virginia from the Wilderness to Appomattox
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