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Adair, Major, attacked,

383 Brown, John, representative from Ky. 312. 313
Adet's intrigues,
425-note Brownsville, (Redstone)

64
Akamsca or Arkansas,

8 Bryant's station attacked,

249 to 252
Alabama, or Ochequiton river,

44 Burk, the historian,

note, 63
Albany, Indians met at, 1775,
147 Bullitt, Captain, gallant conduct of,

85
Alleghanies explored by Spottswood,

42
goes west,

110. 119
Alionez, Claude, founds earliest permanent Butler, William, Indian trader,

123
mission in the northwest,

4 Butler, General,

358. 369 and note
Alton, riots at,
574 Buntin, Captain,

377
Anderson, Colonel, surveyor,
266 Burr first visits west,

493
Anthony, St. falls of, discovered by Hennepin, 16 his movements in 1806,

496 to 502
Arbuckle, Capt. commands at Pt. Pleasant, 163

bis letter to Wilkinson,

496
Arkansas reached by Marquette,
8 his arrest and trial,

503
fort built on, by Tonti,

27
his plans,

504
Armstrong attacks Kluaning,
79 Byrd's invasion of Kentucky,

224
Gen. Jobn, secretary of war,

542
Artaguette, d', commissary of Louisiana, 33 Canada, Upper, explored by French
goes against Chickasaws,
37 Catarocouy, fort, or fort Frontenac,

10
his fate,
37 Cadillac de la Motte founds Detroit,

30
Assassination of Jumonville, alledged 64 Cahokia founded by Pinet,

30
Assumption fort, (Memphis,) army at, 1739, 38 Cadillac, with Crozat, lakes Louisiana, 34
Albens, university of, in Ohio,
477 Cahokia in 1750,

38
Carolana, province of,

43
Baggatiway, an Indian game,
92 Carlisle, treaty at, in 1753,

57
Bank, first, in Kentucky,
483|Canada given up by French, 1760,

86
United States, in Ohio,
558 Carver, Captain,

93_--note. 177
Banks in Illinois,
576 Camp Charlotte,

131
in Ohio,

554 Carondelet, or Vide poche, history of, 181
Barclay, Captain,
544 Baron,

427
Battle of Point Pleasant,

130 Campaign of 1812 in N.W. blunders in, 527
Beaujeu, M. de, commands fleet bound to

Harrison's plans,

535
mouth of Mississippi,
20 of 1813, plans for,

542
Beleter yielde Detroit,
88 Campbell, Col. in 1812,

537
Benbam, Captain, his adventures,
217 Cass's expedition, 1820,

561
Bienville sounds Mississippl, and turns back Canals in England, United States and Ohio, 562
English,
32. 44

to 565. 567. 568
goes against Chickasaws,

in Illinois,

567
Big Bottom settlements destroyed,

345 Cessions of land to Union, 225 to 228. 230. 25e.
Big Gate, Clark's treatment of,
194

284
Biloxi, bay of, d'Iberville at,

32 Celeron places medals along the Ohio, 51 and note
Blackhawk war,
569 to 572 Chickasaws visited by English,

32. 36
Blue Licks, Boone taken at,
195 war with French,

37. 38
battle of
252 to 254 offended by Americans,

222
Bolt, captain, travels of.

45 Charlevoix's account of N. Orleans,
Boone, Daniel, explores Kentucky, 114 to 118 Chartres, fort,

36
his character,
136-note Choclaws and French,

37
conducts in surveyors,
128 Cherokees attack Carolina, &c.

86
employed by Transylvania co. 135 to 137 claim Kentucky,

108
rescues his daughter,

155 sell a portion of their claim, 107--note
taken prisoner and escapes,
195 to 198 attack whites, 1774,

123
at battle of Blue Licks,
253. 255 Christian, Col. commands, 1774,

130, 131
moves to Miseouri,

464 Chillicothe, Indian town on Scioto, 131. 462--note
Boone, Squire,

116, 117

do Little Miami,
Boonsborough founded,

138

195. 462-note
Bouquet, Colonel,
80. 87. 88. 97. 100 founded,

462
Boundary, Indian, proposed and agreed Chouteau, Auguste and Pierre,

180. 183
to, 1768,
101. 106, 107 Cholera in west,

571. 572
Bowman, Col. John, 165. 168. 174. 185. 217 Cincinnati founded,

308
Bowman, Major, or Capt. Joseph, 202 to 213 growth owing to Fort Washington, 321
Braddock. Gen. his march and defeat, 67 to 78 named by St. Clair,

329
Braddock's road,
80 Observatory,

583
Bradstreet, General,

80. 99 Clark, George Rogers, his account of
Brant, Joseph, 145. 332, &c. 347, &c. 371. 376. Cresap's conduct in 1774, 125 to 127
381. 382, 386 his steps in Kentucky, 1776,

150
Brickell's account of his captivity, &c. 414 procures powder, 1776,

160
British influence over Indians, 332 to 336. 347 to procures the erection of Kentucky

349. 510
into a county,

161
Brodhead, Col. Daniel,

216. 265

carries powder down the Ohio, 161

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Clark, George Rogers, his brother's statement Detroit founded by de la Motte Cadillac, 30
as to Dunmore, in 1775,

133
its extent,

note-30
his journal, 1777,

164
first grants at,

ib.
proposes to conquer Illinois,
174 visited by Rogers,

88
receives his instructions, 1778,
184 yielded by Beleter,

88
descends to the falls,
185 attacked by Pontiac,

93 to 97
conquers Kaskakia, &c.
186 to 189 size of. in 1767,

93--note
treats with the Indians,
189 to 194 in 1765,

104
hears of Hamilton's plans,

201

proposition to take, 1776 and 7, 175
marches against Vincennes,

202

might have been taken by Clark,
his efforts and sufferings, 203 to 207

214 and note
summons Hamilton to yield, 209. 211 proposal to attack in 1780-1
takes Vincennes,
212 steps relative to, in 1783,

260
embarrassed by paper money,
213 in 1804 and 5,

489. 490
builds fort Jefferson,

222 Delawares, treaty with, at Pittsburgh, 1778, 200
allacks Indians on Miamis,

224 Delaware objects to land claims of Vir-
to attack Detroit,

228

ginia, đc.
made commander in west,
234 Debts in west in early times,

242
attacks Indians on Miamis,

255 Denman and others purchase site of Cincin-
his commission withdrawn,

260

nati,
grant of land to,
200 Deposite, fort, built,

405
treats with Indians, 1786. 276 to 278 & note Defiance, fort, built, &c.

404. 410
goes up Wabash and fails, 1786, 279 Dearborn, fort. (Chicago) taken, 1812, 530
his illegal acts at Vincennes
281 Diego Miruelo visits Florida,

1
becomes leader under Genel's influence, 421 D'Ikerville,
Clarkesville founded.
260 Disunion, Spanish plan of,

198
Cleveland founded,
463 Dog feast of Indians,

note-7
Clay, General, 1813,

543 Donaldson, Col. deeds of Kentucky to, 107--note
Connecticut cedes her western lands, 284 and note Doughly, Major,

973. 321
reserve settled,

457. 473 Dorchester, Lord, his speech to Indians.
Company, Mississippi. (company of West

395. 396—note
and company of Indies.) 34 to 36 Lress used in west in early times, 235, 236
Coxe, Dr. Daniel, claims to Carolana, 43 Duquesne, fort, plan of,

63-note
his accounts, &c.
43. 44 to be attacked,

67
Contrecæur commands at fort Duquesne, 63. 64 taken by Forbes,

80. 85
Connolly, John, explores west,
111 Duquesne commander of Indians,

198
owns part of Louisville,

119 Dunnore, Lord, said to have allowed
his conduct at Pittsburgh, 1774, 122. 123

surveye, 1769,

109
attacks friendly Indians,
129 sends Conolly to fort Pitt,

122
plot of 1775,

151

is said to have thanked Cresap, 123—note
in 1780,

928
prepares for Indian war,

128
his land at falls,

229
reproved for Cogolly's conduct,

130
visits Kentucky, 1788,

315

prepares to invade Indian country, 130
Cornstalk tries to preserve peace,

129

erters the Shawanese country and
at battle of Point Pleasant,

130
makes peace,

131
makes peace,

132 bis conduct in 1774, 133 and note.
betrayed by the Americans and killed, 162

153—note
Cornplanter.
347 and note denounces Transylvania company,

137
Congo creek,

131 Dunmore's war,

121 to 133
Colbert leads Chickasaws,

234 Dunmore fort, at Pittsburgh, built, &c. 123
Commissioners, Indian,

259. 383. 390 Duer, Col. his connection with the Ohio
Convention, first Kentucky,

265
company,

289, 454-note
second
do
271 Dudley, Colonel, at fort Meigs, 1813,

543
third
do

279
fourth
do
274. 279 Earthquake of 1811,

520
finh
do
274. 285 Education provided for in Kentucky,

223
bixib
do
285. 313 Edwards, Governor, in 1812,

536
seventh
do
314. 315 Ellinipsico, son of Cornstalk, killed.

163
eighth
do
320 Ellioti, Matthew,

131-note. 335-note
ninth
do
420 English claims to the West,

43. 46. 47
Crevecæur, fort, built by La Salle,

14 English traders in N. West,

50 and note
Crozat Louisiana transferi ed to,

33
West,

46-note
bis plans all frustrated,

34
on Great Miami,

51. 53
Croghan, Major, (1813.) desence of fort

Maumee,

52
Stephenson,

544 and French in 1753.
attacks Mackinac, &c.

551 England, conduct in relation to Indians,
Croghan, George, visits west, 1765, 101 to 104

1790--95, 332. 384. 394. 400. 403. 411
oath of, relative to claim of Iro-

relations to U. States, 1790–95,

397
quois,
47, note. Erie, (Preequ'ile.)

398
deed to, by Iroquois.
107-note vessels built at, in 1813,

542. 544
Cresap, Capt. Michael, murder of Logan's Estill's defeat,

948
family, &r.

123 to 197 Evans' maps of West, 52--Dote, 111-pote
Crawford sent against Mingoes,
132 Excise on spirits, 1791,

435
sent west, 1777,

175
Crawford's expedition and death, 245 to 248 Fauquier, Governor, of Virginia,

79
Cumberland fort built,

66 Falls of the Ohio visited and surveyed,
Cutler, Dr. agent for Ohio company,
288, &c.

52. 109, 119
Cumberland road, origin of,
494 Federalism and anti-federalism,

432
Finley explores Kentucky,

114
Dablon and Marquette found a mission Fincastle county, Va, includes Kentucky, 119
at St. Mary's falls,
4 Fincastle fort, at Wheeling,

369
Datea, difficulty in settling,
252-note Fighting in West, in early times,

943
Danville founded,

261 Filson's work on Kentucky,

265--Dote
Dayton sellied,
458 Filson, John,

304

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Fitch, John,

522 Hanbury, Mr. of London, member of Ohio Co. 50
Floyd, John,

119 Hall-king, Iroquois chief,

59, 61, 63
his letter, 1776.
155 Harrod, James, goes to Kentucky,

121
Floyd, Colonel, caved by Wells,

233 Hart, Colonel, buys land or Cherokeeg, 136
Flood in the Ohio, 1832
572 Hand, General, at Fort Pitt,

169, 199
in Mississippi. 1844,

583 Hamilton, Gover nor, lakes Vincennes, 201
Food in West in early tinies,

summoned to yield,

209
Forbes, General,

80 to 85
his reply,

210
Fork of Ohio, post at.
60 to 64 meets Clark,

211
Fort Assumption, Memphis,

38
capitulates,

212
Dearborn, Chicago,

530
his treatment in Virginia,

213
Defiance, on Maumee,
404 410 Hamilton, Fort, built,

359
Deposite, on Maumee,
406 Hamilton's fianancial measures,

434
Dunmore, Pitsburgh,

123 Habits and manners of the West, 235-244
Duquesne, Pittsburgh,
63 Harmar, Fort, commenced,

273
Fenney, Finney or Ferring, Jefferson. Harmar, treaties of,

317
ville,
329, note. Harmar, General,

328
Finney, mouth of Great Miami,
275 · bis campaign,

337 to 345
Greenville, Greenville,

399 Harrison, Wm. H. Secretary of N. W. Terr. 465
Hamilton, Hamilton, Ohio,

359 Delegate in Congress,
Harrison, on Wabash,
515, 531 Governor Indiana Territory,

473
Henry, Wheeling,

169
treals with Indians, &c.

481. &c.
Jefferson, near Granville, Ohio, 359. 398 W. H. appointed to command in N. W. 535
Jefferson, on Mississippi,

9.12
his plans,

335
Kuox, Vincennes.

329

his conduct after movemeuts of Win-
Mac Arthur, on Scioto,

536.537
chester,

541
Meigs, on Maumee,
541. 543 at Malden, &c.,

547
Miami, British post on Maunjee, 396, 407, resigns,

551
note,
Harrison, Fort, built,

515
Pitt, Pittsburg.

63

Fort, defence of, by Z. Taylor, 531
Recovery, ground of St. Clair's defeat, '100 Hardin, Colonel John, 338 to 344. 350. 381
403.
Hennepin. Louis, his character,

JO
Sackville, Vincennes,

213
meets La Salle, 1768,

11
St. Clair, 20 miles north of Fort Jeffer.

sent to explore Mississippi,

14
son,
383 his adventures,

15
Schuyler, Rome, N. York,

146. 267
his return,

16
Shelby, on upper Mississippi,

552 works and their authenticity. 16. note.
Stanwix, Rome, N. Y.
267.107 Heath, Sir Robert, grant to Charles I.

43
Stephenzon,
Lower Sandusky, 544 Henry, Alexander, goes to Mackinac,

89
Steuhen, Jeffersonville,
337 Henry, Fort, at Wheeling,

169
Washington, Cincinnati,
321 besieged by Indians,

169 to 174
Wayne, at head or Maumee, 411, 531. 535 Henderson, Col. Richard,

135
Franklin, Benjamin, belps Braddock, 68. 69 goes west ; his letter,

138
concerned in Walpole Co. 105 to 109 calls setllers together,

140
Franklin, Guvernor, concerned in Walpole Co. 105 his address,

141 to 143
Freeman, sent to Indiang, 1792, 381 & note. rung south line of Kentucky,

223
French in West, 4. 5. 41. note-53. 54. 56. 58 & Henderson & Co. grant of land 10.

220
note. 62. 61. 101 to 104. 181 & note. Helm, Caplain, his conduct at Vincennes,

202
French account of the death of Jumonville, 64 Heckewelder, Mary, born.

231
French Creek-Riviere aux Bæufs, 53. 59 Hendrick, chief of Stockbridge Indians, 379
Frenchtown, battle and massacre of, 539 to 540 Howard, John, goes down the Onio,

15
Frontenac, Count,

10 Holderness, Secretary of State, authorises col.
Fort.
10 onists to resist French. 1783.

60
Fry, Joshua,
34 & note, 62 Honses in West, in early times,

235. 237

House building in West in early times, 240
Gallisoniere sends Celeron to Ohio,
51 House-warming,

241
Gallipo'is,
79, 452 to 455 Hospitality,

243
Gage, General,
70. 205. 106 Hopkins, General, in 1812,

536
his proclamations,
176. 177 Holmeg, expedition, 1814,

550
Gamelin sent to Wabash tribes, 329 to 331

killed,

351
Genet's intrigues, &c.
421 Hurons or Wyandots,

note, 4
Gist, Christ'r, goes down Ohio, 1751, 52 & note. Hutcbins, Thomas,

176. 178. 288
surveys south of Ohio,
52. 56 Hull, Wm., Governor of Michigan,

490
lives west of Laurel Hill,
56.64 commands N. W. army,

526
goes west with Washington, 58. 60 & note. his progress and conduct, 526 to 529
warns Washington of vicinity of French, 64 his surrender,

529.
Washington at house of,
65 his sentence,

529
crosses Kentucky and Onio, 111 & note,
Gibson's evideuce as to Logan's speech, 132 Illinois, tribe first visited,

7
Gibson. Colonel John, at Fort Laurens, 201 Illinois country, productions of

39. 51
Girty Simon and his brothers, 170 & note, 248.251 transferred to England,

176
Gower, fort,

131

state of, from 1762 to 1777, 176,187 & note.
Griffin, buili by La Salle,
12 plinois and Wabash Companies,

177
Gravier, father, founds Kaskaskia,
30 Illinois settlements in 1781, &c.

271
Greenbriar Co.
50. 53 Jinois Banks,

553.576
Great Meadows,
64. 65 Minois, State formed,

556
Grant, Major, defeated, 1758,
84 Indians, western, in 1762,

87
Grant, Colonel, defeats Cherokees,

86
in 1763,

91
Greathouse kills Indians, 1774,

124. 128
lands protected,

97
Green, Thomas,

281
in 1764,

99
Grecoville. fort, built,

399
in 1765,

101
treaty of,

415
in 1766,

105
in 1770 to 1773,

110. 119. 121

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Indians, western, murdered in 1774, 123 to 127 Kentucky talks of internal improvements, 471
join English, &c. 148. 153 Kenton, Simon,

197
in 1774,

129 Kittaning, Armstrong attacks,
in 1775,

144. 146 Kirkland, Rev. Samuel, amung Iroquois, 144. 374
attaek Kentucky, 152. 155 Knox, Col. James, in West,

119
in 1776.
162 Knives, Long or Big,

186. 167
attack Kentucky,

164 Knox, plans of, after St. Clair's defeat, 371
threaten to unite.

200
in 1785,
272 La Salle, his enterprises,

9 to 27
to be attacked,
279 Lake trade,

556
in 1790,
323. &c. La Hontan, his travels,

29
in 1791,
346 Laclede founds St. Louis,

179
in 1793.

394 La Barre, Governor of Canada, dofames La
wish for peace, 1794-5, 413

Salle,

20
Indian Councils,
146. 147, and note. Law, John and his doings in France,

34
Indians, commissioners to treat with, 259. 300 Lancaster, treaty of, 1744,

47. 49, note.
attempts to civilize,
568 Land-laws of Virginia, 1779,

218 to 220
Indian wars renewed,

318. 321 Land Commissioners,
Indian Departments,

146 Le Caron, explores Upper Canada,
Indiana, the tract so called in 1768,
107 Le Clercq's account of La Salle,

16. note.
territory formed.

471 to 473 Le Sueur, seeks and finds copper on St.
Innis, Judge,

428
Peter's River,

33 and note,
Insurrection, whiskey,

435 tn 452) Lee, Colonel Thomas, treals at Lancaster, 49
Iroquols, in Illinois, 1680,
35. 46. 47 forms Ohio Company,

19. 50
place their lands under England, 46 Lewis, Andrew, General, surveys for Green-
names of, &c.

46, note.
briar Company,

53
claims to West,
46. 47. note. goes against Indians, 1756,

79
treaty with, 1744,
47 taken prisoner, 1758,

84
sell lands south of Ohio,

107

prepares to invade Indian country, 130
join England, 1775,
145 Hights battle of Point Pleasant,

130
during Revolution,

214 to 216 obliged to return by Lord Dunmore, 131

commissioner to ireat with Indians,
1778,

200
Jay, John, minister to Spain,
222 Lexington. Ky. settled,

217
his treaty with England,
415, note. 459 Legionville,

377
Jefferson, fort, (on Mississippi,) built 1780,

222
Lewis and Clarke, their expedition,

495
attacked and abandoned,
234 Lewis, Colonel, in 1813,

537 to 539
Jefferson fort (in Ohio) built,

359
Laurens, fort,

200. 201
Joliet goes with Marquette to seek the Missis-

Little Meadows,
sippi.

Little Turtle,

371. 420, note
loses his papers,

8

Logan, Secretary of Pennsylvania, wishes
Joutel, historian of La Salle's voyage to mouth

west secured,
of Mississippi,

21 Logan, murder of the family of, 123 to 128
goes to explore coast of Gulf,

his revenge,

129
commands at bay of St. Louis,

23
his speech,

132
his troubles,

Logan, Benjamin, crosses mountains, 1775, 141
reaches Mississippi and Illinois,

27
bls rescue of Harrison,

166
Johnson, Sir Williain, at Niagara,

99
goes to Holston for powder,

167
makes treaty, 1763,

101
calls convention, 1784,

265
proposes new colony,

109
attacks Shawnee towns,

279
sends to Indians to keep peace,

129

Louisiana taken possession of for France by
his death,

145
La Salle,

18
Johnson, Guy, influences Indians, 1775, 145. 148

supposed wealth of,
meets Indians, 1777,

363
transferred to Crozat,

33
Jolly's statement as to Greathouse, 1774, 128

resigned by him and given to Missis.
Jones, goes with Clark to Va. 1776,

sippi Company,

34
is killed on his return, 161.

west of Mississippi transferred to Spain, 176
Jumonville, death of 64.

measures relative to purchase of by U.
States,

483 to 486

489
Kaskaskia, founded by Gravier,

organised,

30
river, villages near in 1721,

36
Lonsdale, lord, proposes to colonize Louisiana, 44

45
in 1750,
38 Logstown, Weiser, sent to,

54
in 1770 and 71,

176. 178
treaty of in 1752,

54.55 & notes.
Keith, Governor, wishes West secured,

where situated,
42

50
Kentucky, Indian claims to,
46. 107. 108. 110 Loyal Co.

113
explored,

111 to 119 Long Hunters,
first settlers,
121, 138 Louisville, neighborhood of peopled,

229
first families in,

149 established by law,
recognised as part of Virginia, 152 to 161

population of, 1784,

265, note.
petitions Virginia, 1776, 157 to 159 Loramie's store,
in 1777,
164 to 168 Losantiville,

305. 329. note.

575
chooses burgesses,

1741 Lovejoy killed,
divided into three counties,
229 Luth, Sieur du, meets Hennepio,

106
organised, 1781,

234 Lyman, General, asks grant of land,
emigration of girls to,
235

120
goes to Natchez,

308
re-organised,

261 Ludlow, Israel,
rapid growth of,

205
proposes separation from Virginia, 266. 271. Marquette and Dablon found St. Mary's mis
282 285. 286. 320.

sion,
views upon federal constitution, 287 Marquette founds station St. Ignatius, at Mac-
disappointed in not being made a state

kinac,

5
in 1788,
312 Marquette's expedition,

5 to 9
admitted to the Union,
420 Mascoutens,

note 6
amends her constitution,

470| Mary Bl., falls of first visited,

160

16

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Matagorda bay, bay of St. Louis, or bay of Moravians, befriended by British,

248
St. Bernard, La Salle in,

22 Morgan, George, at New Madrid, 317 & note.
Massac, fort, or Massiac,

41, note Mormonism, its rise and history, 577 to 583
Marshe's account of Lancaster treaty, 1744, 47 Murray, of Kentucky,

428
Mackinac attacked, 1814.

551
taken, 1763,

92 Names of tribes, lakes, &c. &c. 9. note, 11. note.
taken, 1812,
530 Natchez, foundation of,

33
McDonald marches into Indian country, 129

contest of natives of, and French, 36
Massachusetts Council fear Indians, 1775, 144

General Lyman, goes to, &c. 120 & note,
McColloch, Major, his escape, 1777,
173 New Orleans laid out,

35
May, George, surveyor in Kentucky,

Charlevoix's description of,

35
220. 224. 234. 256.
a place of deposit,

461
Maulding, settles on Red river,

223

ceases to be, 476
Martin's station taken,

224 New York, proceedings in relative to war of
Malden, Hull prepares to attack,

527
1754,

61.62
Mackintosh, Fort,

199
proposes to cede lands,

227
Massacre of Chicago, 1812,
530 Needham, journal of Mr.

43
Maryland objects to land claims of Virgin New Mexico, explored from Boston, in 1678,
ia, &c.
226

44. 45
Massacre at Frenchtown, 1813.
539 Necessily. Fort, built and taken,

65
Marriages in West in early times, 237 to 240 Newtown, battle of,

215
Mac Gary, his conduct at Blue Licks, 253 New Jersey objects to land claims of Virgi.
MacArthur's expedition into Canada,
552 nia, &c.

225
Marshall, Thomas, surveyor in Kentucky, New Madrid,

317 and note.
234. 256. Neville, General John,

437. 444.& note.
Marietta founded, &c.
302 Nicholas, of Kentucky,

428
McKee, Alexander, Indian agent, 335, note. Northwest taken formal possession of by
May, William, sent to Indiaus, 1792, &c.

French,

3
381, note, 406. measures to defend the, 1812,

523
McFarland, killed attacking Neville's house, 446 North American Land Company,

459
Malden deserted by British,
547 Nullification in Kentucky,

466
Mesnard founds mission on Lake Superior, 4

in Ohio,

560
Mesconsin or Wisconsin river,
6 Observatory, Cincinnati,

'583
Mercer, C. F. has original papers, 49, note. Ochequiton, or Alabama river,

44
Colonel, sent to Eugland,

91 Occupying claimant law of Kentucky, 464
Medals placed by French along Oblo, 51 | Ohio River, when first visited, &c.
Meadows. Great and Little,

64

42. 45 and notes.
Meadow Indians, Clark's treatment of, 192 Ohio Company of 1748, 49 note, 50.87. 165. 109
Meigs, fort, built,
541 Ohio Company of 1786,

283. 288
besieged,

conclude purchase,

291
Mississippi, reached by De Soto,

3
prepare to settle,

299
reached by Marquelle,

6
reach the Muskingum,

301
names or,
note, 9. 22. 31. found Marieita, &c.

301 to 305
mouth reached by La Salle,
18 settlements of spread,

320
d'Iberville,

31
state of settlements, 1791,

345
Mississippi Company, or Company of West, Ohio, state of, measures in relation to forming,
or Company of Indies,
34

475, 477 to 480
takes Louisiana,

35 Oldham, Colonel,

368, 369 & note.
resigns it again,

36 Ordinance for government of Northwest Ter.
1769,

108
ritory,

292 to 298
Mississippi, troubles with Spain, relative to,

dividing lands in Northwest territory, 269
221. 280. 285 Orleans Territory formed,

489
views of Washington respecting, 1787, 287 Oswego, British and Indians meet at,

163
trade opened upon,
286, 309. 323 Ouabouskigon or Onio,

7
Miamis river of La Salle same as St. Josephs
of lake Michigan,

13 Pamphilo de Narivaez, explores Florida 1
Miami confederacy, was it conquered by the Paris, peace of

89
Iroquois,
46. 47. note. Parsons, General, letter from,

275
Miami Great, sort and trading station, built Patterson, Colonel,

304. 308
on, 1752,
51 Pinet, father, founds Cahokia,

30
Miarni village on Maumee, importance of, 353 Pickawillany,

54 and note.
Miami University, steps relating to, 486. 509 Pitt Fort, plan of,

63, note.
Missouri river, names of,
7,11, 43 attacked by Indians, 1763,

96
Missouri admitted to Union,

561
dismantled,

123
Military duty in early times,
242 Pittsburgh, Indians meet at 1775,

146. 147
Military claimants of Virginia lands, 266 Pipe, Captain,

148
Miller, Christopher,
400. note, 404 Pittman, Captain, visits Illinois,

176
Miro, Governor,
427 Pittsburgh, laid out, &c.

264
Mill, first, in West,
320, uote. Arthur Lee's account or,

265
Mill for paper making, first in West,

463
various facts as to,

553
Mitchell, Professor,
584 Pickering, treats with Iroquois, 1791,

349
Mississinneway expedition, 1812,

537 Ponce de Leon discovers Florida,
Michigan admilted to Union,
573 Pownall's Topography,

52, note.
war with Ohio,
574 Post's missions to the western Indians,

83 to 85
Mobile, founded by D'Iberville,
33 Post settles on the Muskingum,

149
Montour, interpreter at Logstown, 55 & note. Posts of Northwest retaincd by British, 260 to 264
Montour, Cajharine,
55 & note. given up to United States,

469
Moravians in the West,
149. 150 Posis (mails) in West,

313. note.
Moravians taken hy British to Sandusky, 231 Pontiac, visits Major Rogers,
tried at Detroit,
232 visits Henry,

89
threatened by Americans,
233 unites Indians against English,

91
murdered by Americans,
244 attacks Detroit,

93 to 97
issues bark money,

96

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