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Pontiac deserted by his followers,

97 De Soto, authorities, in relation to, note 2
killed in Illinois,

100 Spotswood, Governor, crosses Alleghanies, 42
Point Pleasant, battle of,

130. 131 Spanish claims to Mississippi and West, 21. 20
Pond's mission, 1772,
375 Spaniards lakc St. Josephs,

230
Power, Thomas,

4028 Spanish properly seized at Vincennes, 291
Prudhomme lost at Chickasaw bluffs, 17| Slobo, Captain, account of French at Fort
Fort, La Salle at,

19
Du Quesne,

63 note.
Fort, built,
17 hostage of French,

65
Proces-verbal of La Salle as to discovery of Stanwix, tort, Fort Schuyler or Rome,) 106. 146
Mississippi,

17 Stirling, Captain, takes posacssion of Illinois. 176
Presqu'ile (Erie) French fortify,

53 Spain, attempts to separale the western states
taken by Indians, 1763,

96. note.
from Union,

313. 427
Proclamation of 1763,

97 attempts to excite Indians, (1790-95)
Printing Presses, first in West,
287 and note.

396, 397
Puans, bay of, same as Green bay,

1? difficulties with in 1797, &e, 464, 465
Putnan, Rufus,
283, 379, 382

1816,

498
Raystown (Bedford) march from by Forbes, 81 Spanish intrigues in Kentucky,

426
Ray, James, supplies llarrodsburgh, 1777, 166 Speculations in land in West,

459. 481
Randall and others, land speculators, 459 Siates, names of proposed western,

099
Redstone (Brownsville)

64 Suites, Benjamin,

299. 305. 307
Redhawk killed,

163 Story, Daniel, first teacher and preacher in
Reynolds & Girly,
251 Ohio Company's purchase,

320
Religion in West in early times,
244 Stedman's mission, 1792,

375
Recovery, Fort, built,

400 Steamboats in West,

522 to 524
aliacked,
40: Superior, lake, visited by French,

4
Reserve, Virginia, northwest of Ohio, settled, 455 Sullivan, invades lands of Iroquois,

215
Connecticut,
” 457, 473 Symmes, J.C. applies for land,

999
Rigdon, Sidney,
578 lesues proposals, &c.

304 to 309
Rock Fort on Tilinols river,

19 his contract, &c.

305, note, 458
Rocheblave commands Kaskaskla, 1778, 186. 189
Rosalie, Fort, (Natchez,)

33 Taylor, Captain (now General) Z. defends
Rogers, Major, Robert, goes to Detroit, 87

fort Harrison,

531
crosses Ohio,
88 Tennessee river, English forts on,

45
Rogers, Colonel, attacked by ludians, 1779, 217 Teedyuscung,

82. 83. 85
Ruddle's station laken,

224) Territory oorthwest of Ohio, cessions of, 105.

230, 258. 284
Saint Mary, falls of, visited by French,

settlers forbidden to enter, 257. 260. 270
Saint Anthony, falls of, discovered by Henne-

ordinance respecting sale of lands in, 969
pin,
16 laws passed in, to 1795,

459
Baint Louis, fort on Illinois river,

19 chooses representatives,

466, 467
Saint Louis bay, (Malagorda bay, La Salle in, 22 laws passed by representatives, 469
Saint Bernard bay, (same as bay of St. Louis,) 22 divisions among the people of,

475
Saint Jerome, or Wabasb, river,
41 Territory Mississippi,

465
Saint Pierre, French commander in West, in

Illinois formed, &c.

509
1753,

60
Orleans.

489
Sandy Creek voyage,

79
Indiana formed, &c.

472
Saint Clair, Arthur, arrests Connolly, 1774, 122 Michigan formed, &c.

490
accuses Connolly,
123 Indiana, slavery in,

506
Saint Louis, origin of and history, 178 to 183 Tecumthe, bis efforts, &c. 489. 492. 495. 507. 503
Saint Josephs taken by Spaniards,
230

510
81. Clair asks court of Inquiry,
376 meets Harrison, 1810,

519
field of his defeat vísitel,

377. 399
goes south, 1811,

514
fort,

383
killed,

548
Governor, his unpopularity,

474 Thompson, Gen. surveys on Licking, 120-nole
Saint Ildefonso, treaty of,
474 Thert in west in early ilmnes,

242
St Clair's expedition,
353 to 370 Thames, battle of,

547 to 550
Bargent Winthrop,
465, note. Tippecanoe, battle of,

515
Schools in Ohio,
565. 568) Tigress taken by British,

552
Sciolo, attempt to settle on, 1785,
271 Todd, Colonel, in 1776,

161
Benal, a Jesuit, killed among Chickasawe. 37 Tonti, La Salle's lieutenant,

10
Eeven years war begins,
78 left at fort Creveceur,

14
Seduction in West rare in early times, 243 forced to leave the Ulinois.

15
Sebastian's Intriguee with Spain,

427
sent to Count Frontenac in 1652,

19
Shelby, Governor, goes to aid Harrison, 545 remains in west till 1700, or later, 20. 29
Fort, founded and taken,

552 Tramontine order founded by Spottswood,
Evan and Isaac, at battle of Point Plea. Trent, William, sent to Ohio,

51. 57
sant,
131 commands on frontier,

60. 62
Shingiss, Delaware warrior,
59 & nole. deed to, by Iroquois, 1768,

107
Shepherd, Colonel, commands fort Henry, 169) Treaty of Lancaster,

47
Six Nations or Iroqnois, (see Iroquois) 46. note. Logetown,

54
Simcoe, Governor,
384. 411. Winchester,

57
Slanderers in West in early times,
243 Carlisle,

57
Slavery in Northwest Territory,

292 Easton,

81 and note. 81. 85
Blough, Captain,
368, 369 and note. Fort Pitt in 1760,

87
Smith, James, Colonel, at Fort Pitt,

76
Paris, 1763.

89. 90
in Kealucky
111 Detroit, 1764,

99
Smyth, Dr. his travels and account of Hender.

Muskingum, 1704,

100
Bon,
135 German Flats, 1765,

101
Smith, Jue,

577 Fort Stanwii, 1768,

106 to 108
death of,
582 Lochaber, 1770,

107-note. 108
Soto, Ferdinand de, goes to Florida,

Wataga, 1785,

136
crosses Mississippi.

with Delawares, 1778,

900
dles,

of Greenville, 1814,

553

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Treaty of Ghent,

553 Walker, Dr. 107 and note. 111 and note. 223
of Great Britain and U. States, 1783, 256. 261 Walpole co.

105. 106. 109
fort Stanwix. 1784,
267. 324 Wappotomica attacked, 1774,

129
McIntosh, 1785,
267. 325 Warrior's road,

55 and note. 114
Finney, mouth of Great Mlami, War of 1812, causes of,

525
1786,

274. 325 Washington, L. & A. concerned in Obio co. 50
Harmar, 1789.

317, 325
George, sent west,

58
with G. Britain, 1795, 415—nole. 459. 462 during war,

60 to 66
with Spain, 1795,
460 buys western lande,

110 and nota
of Greenville, 1794,

415 to 420
goes west, 1770,

110. 119. 121
Treaties with Indians, 481. 480. 488. 402. 494. views as 10 Mississippi,

287
506. 508. 509. 558 views on settling West,

257
Transylvania company,
135 Washington, fort,

321
purchase lands,
137 Wataga treaty,

136
denounced by Dunmore,

137 Wayne, his movements in West, 376. 377. 389.
organise government,
141 to 144

398. 403. 406 to 410. 411
Truman, his mission to Indians, 378. 381--note death of,

463
Twigtwees, who they were, 52 and nole Wayne, fort,

411
relationg with Pennsylvania, &c. 54 & note Weiser, Conrad,

45, 48 and note
killed in defending English,
53 Wells. Samuel, noble act of,

234
in 1765,
103 West in 1750,

38. 35
Tupper, Benjamin,

283 English claim to,

43. 46. 47
General, in 1812,
536 re-entered by English, 1760,

88
Turner, Lieutenant, conquered,
552 grants in, by Virginia,

87
trouble respecting,

257
Vandalia, the tract so called, 1768,

109

cession of, io U. States, 225. 230. 258. 284
Vandreuil fears English in West,

50
manners and habits of,

235 to 244
Vanbram, inicrpreter al capitulation of fort Westfall,

131
Necessity,
65 Wetzell, Lewis,

233
Venango, Washington at, &c. 59 & note. 51--note Wheeling,

168 to 174
French at,
52 and note. 61 Whileeyes, Captain,

128. 148
Vincennes, when founded,
30-note. 40 Whiskey insurrection,

432 to 452
in 1765,

101 Winchester, treaty at, in 1753,
killed among Chick asaws,
37 | Winchester, General, in 1812,

57

535
besieged by Clark,
207 at rapids of Maumee,

537
Vivier, letters from, relative to West, 38. 39 Will's Creek, Cumberland,

58. 60. 64
Virginians buy west of Iroquois, 1744, 48 Wilkinson, James, in Lexington,

265
French idea of,
186. 187 acquires influence,

272
Virginia sends Commissioners west, 1753, 57

goes to New Orleans, 286. 309. 323
raises troops,
60. 62 goes against Wabash Indians,

352
changes organization of troops,

66
charges, &c. against

426
in 1756,

78
his connection with Burr,

505
land laws,

218. 227 Wood, Colonel, his travels, 43. 44. 46--note
first land cession,
230 Worsley, Lieut. takes Tigress, &c.

552
second do
257 Wyandots, or Hurons,

note 4
agrees to independence of Kentucky,
273 and note Zane, family of, settle at Wheeling,

121
reserve, northwest of Ohio, seltled, 455 Colonel, opposes Cresap,

193. 125

Isaac, captive among the Indians,
Wabash, early used by travellers,
41. 52

169 and note
settlements in 1763,

102. 103 Elizabeth, heroic conduct of,
Wabash and Illinois companies,

177 Zeisberger settles in Allegbany, &c.
Wabash Indians and U. S. 318. 221. 329. 350, &c.

172
150

ERRORS AND OMISSIONS. Somne typographical errors, not noticed below, are to be found in this volume, but the reader can correct them without difficulty. Page 30 Note † 1st line, after “Paris, 1781," insert "vol. vl."

35 Note * 2nd line, after "Indiana" insert "vol. i." 41. Note flast line, for "ji” read “No. 2." 43 Nole * 1st line, for "354 read “344." 50 25th line, for "57" read "1751." 52 Note | 1st line, for "typography" read “topography." 54 Note † ath line, place the colon after “Pickaway." 57 Note * 2nd line, for "484" read "434." do Instead of the note || “Sparks, Wash. vol. ll. p. 230," read "Spark's Franklin, iii. 230."

and for“J" in the 4th note, read "II". 58 Note 1, for "328" read "428." 68 In 5th line from bottom, after “appendix to the" insert “2d volume of the." 84 Transpose the notes. 91 5th line, for "1764" read "1774." 96 Note 1, for "83" read “106." 107 Note * Ist line, for "was" read "were." 116 In the head line, for "1767" read "1769." 127 3d line, for "Wangusta,” read “West Augusta." 131 Jast line, for "Fort" read “Camp." 138 Note *, after series" insert "vol. Il." 152 Note * 6th line, after “series" insert "vol.i. 278." 178 2d line from bottom, for "Abbudie" read "Abbadie." 20223d line, for “Colonel Bowman" read “Major Bowman." N. B. John Bowman was Col.

Joseph Bowman, Captain, and then Major. 260 Note || for "G. W. Leigh" read “B.W." 268 Note * 1st line, for "say" read "says." 278 Note * after “Hall" insert “the Wilderness and War path." 336 Note | 2d line, for "1781" read "1791." 341 In head line, for “Ferguson's” read “Armstrong's.” 406 3d line, for "Trueman" read "Freeman." 510 6th line from bottom, for “Johnson" read “Johnston." 526 12th line, for "conduct” read “cause." 529 Insert as a note to the passage'ending “red coats," in 5th line from bottom; “Brock's official

report, quoted by Armstrong, i. 35." 530 Note t, for “in his evidence" read "in his defence." 543 Note 1, for "72” read “372." 553 Under the head of 1816 should be inserted the admission of Indiana to the Union.

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