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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Colonial Wars, 1607 to 1763|Colonial Wars, 1607-1763]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[King Philip's War, 1675-1676|King Philip's War, 1675-1676]]''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Colonial Wars, 1607 to 1763|Colonial Wars, 1607-1763]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[King Philip's War, 1675-1676|King Philip's War, 1675-1676]]''
  
This war mostly involved Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. Most men who served in King Philip's War were between the ages of 16 and 60, born between 1615 and 1660, though some were born as early as 1605 or as late as 1664.
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| colspan="2" style="font-size: 100%; background: rgb(238, 238, 238); color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: verdana; text-align: center;" | '''Participants''' <ref name="Wikipedia - King Philip's War">Wikipedia contributors, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/King_Philip%27s_War King Philip's War], (accessed 31 March 2012).</ref>
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| style="font-size: 95%; background: rgb(238, 238, 238); color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: verdana; text-align: center;" | &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Native&nbsp;Americans&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
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*[[Connecticut|Connecticut]]
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*[[Massachusetts|Massachusetts]]
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*[[Rhode Island|Rhode Island]]
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*[[Mohegan Indians|Mohegan&nbsp;Indians]]<br>(allied&nbsp;with&nbsp;colonists)&nbsp;&nbsp;
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*[[Pequot Indians|Pequot&nbsp;Indians]]<br>(allied&nbsp;with&nbsp;colonists)&nbsp;&nbsp;
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*[[Wampanoag Indians|Wampanoag]]
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*[[Nipmuc Indians|Nipmuc]]
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*[[Podunk Indians|Podunk]]
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*[[Narragansett Indians|Narragansett]]&nbsp;&nbsp;
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*[[Nashaway Indians|Nashaway]]
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=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
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King Philip's War was fought between colonists in Massachusetts and Connecticut and the Wampanoag Indians led by Metacom and their allies, the Nipmuck and Narragansett Indians.&nbsp; Metacom was called King Philip by the colonists. Most men who served in King Philip's War were between the ages of 16 and 60, born between 1615 and 1660, though some were born as early as 1605 or as late as 1664.</div>
  
King Philip's War was fought between colonists in Massachusetts and Connecticut and the Wampanoag Indians led by Metacom and their allies, the Nipmuck and Narragansett Indians.&nbsp; Metacom was called King Philip by the colonists.
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=== Records ===
  
=== Records ===
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'''Colonies:'''
  
 
*[[Connecticut Military Records#Colonial Wars (1675-1775)|Connecticut]]
 
*[[Connecticut Military Records#Colonial Wars (1675-1775)|Connecticut]]
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*[[Rhode Island Military Records#Colonial Wars (1731-1774)|Rhode Island]]
 
*[[Rhode Island Military Records#Colonial Wars (1731-1774)|Rhode Island]]
  
=== Books ===
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'''Native Americans:'''
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*Wampanoag
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*Nipmuc
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*Podunk
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*Narragansett
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*Nashaway
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*Mohegan (allied with colonists)
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*Pequot (allied with colonists)
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'''General Society of Colonial Wars'''
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The General Society of Colonial Wars was established in 1893. Membership in the society requires that the member be a male at least 18 years of age and be able to show direct lineage to an ancestor who served in the Colonial Wars. See [[Colonial Wars, 1607 to 1763#General Society of Colonial Wars|General Society of Colonial Wars]] for more information on the society and its records.
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'''Books'''
  
 
*Hubbard, William''. [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F256409 The History of the Indian Wars in New England from the First Settlement to the Termination of the War with King Philip in 1677].&nbsp;''New York, New York: Kraus Reprint, 1969, US/CAN book 970.1 H861h or film 962406.  
 
*Hubbard, William''. [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F256409 The History of the Indian Wars in New England from the First Settlement to the Termination of the War with King Philip in 1677].&nbsp;''New York, New York: Kraus Reprint, 1969, US/CAN book 970.1 H861h or film 962406.  
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=== References ===
 
=== References ===
  
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*Family History Library US/Canada Consultants, "[King Phillip's War, History],"in&nbsp;''LAD Release 4.1'', Family History Library,&nbsp;2004, mjm.
 
*Family History Library US/Canada Consultants, "[King Phillip's War, History],"in&nbsp;''LAD Release 4.1'', Family History Library,&nbsp;2004, mjm.
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Revision as of 10:03, 2 April 2012

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King Philip's War, 1675-1676
Participants [1]
Colonies     Native Americans    

History

King Philip's War was fought between colonists in Massachusetts and Connecticut and the Wampanoag Indians led by Metacom and their allies, the Nipmuck and Narragansett Indians.  Metacom was called King Philip by the colonists. Most men who served in King Philip's War were between the ages of 16 and 60, born between 1615 and 1660, though some were born as early as 1605 or as late as 1664.

Records

Colonies:

Native Americans:

  • Wampanoag
  • Nipmuc
  • Podunk
  • Narragansett
  • Nashaway
  • Mohegan (allied with colonists)
  • Pequot (allied with colonists)


General Society of Colonial Wars

The General Society of Colonial Wars was established in 1893. Membership in the society requires that the member be a male at least 18 years of age and be able to show direct lineage to an ancestor who served in the Colonial Wars. See General Society of Colonial Wars for more information on the society and its records.

Books

Websites

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, King Philip's War, (accessed 31 March 2012).
  • Family History Library US/Canada Consultants, "[King Phillip's War, History],"in LAD Release 4.1, Family History Library, 2004, mjm.