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Brady, Samuel

(Encyclopedia) Brady, Samuel, 1758?95, American frontiersman. He fought in several battles of the American Revolution but earned his name as a scout in the Ohio country under Daniel Brodhead and?

Lewis, Andrew

(Encyclopedia) Lewis, Andrew, 1720??1781, American soldier, b. Ireland. As a boy he emigrated with his family to America and settled near Staunton, Va. Later, he became a leading frontier Indian?

Bouquet, Henry

(Encyclopedia) Bouquet, Henry bo?ok?, 1719?65, British army officer in the French and Indian Wars. A French Swiss, he came to America in 1756 and distinguished himself as second in command to Gen.?


(Encyclopedia) Ohio, midwestern state in the Great Lakes region of the United States. It is bordered by Pennsylvania (NE), West Virginia (SE) and Kentucky (S) across the Ohio River, Indiana (W), and?

Washington, George

(Encyclopedia) Washington, George, 1732?99, 1st President of the United States (1789?97), commander in chief of the Continental army in the American Revolution, called the Father of His Country.?


(Encyclopedia) Pennsylvania p?ns?lv?ny?, one of the Middle Atlantic states of the United States. It is bordered by New Jersey, across the Delaware River (E), Delaware (SE), Maryland (S), West?