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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]] [[Pequot War, 1637|Pequot War, 1637]]''  
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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]] [[Pequot War, 1637|Pequot War, 1637]]''
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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;" | '''Pequot War, 1637'''
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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 - Pequot War">Wikipedia contributors, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pequot_War Pequot War, 1637], (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;" | Colonies
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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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*[[Mohegan Indians|Mohegan&nbsp;Indians]]<br>(allied&nbsp;with&nbsp;colonists)&nbsp;&nbsp;
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*[[Narragansett Indians|Narragansett&nbsp;Indians]]<br>(allied&nbsp;with&nbsp;colonists)&nbsp;&nbsp;
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*[[Mashantucket Pequot Tribe of Connecticut|Pequot]]
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*[[Niantic Indians|Niantic]]
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=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
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=== Records ===
 
=== Records ===
  
'''Colonies involved:'''
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'''Colonies:'''
  
 
*[[Connecticut Military Records#Colonial Wars (1675-1775)|Connecticut]]
 
*[[Connecticut Military Records#Colonial Wars (1675-1775)|Connecticut]]
 
*[[Massachusetts Military Records#Colonial Wars (1620–1763)|Massachusetts]]
 
*[[Massachusetts Military Records#Colonial Wars (1620–1763)|Massachusetts]]
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'''Native Americans:'''
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*Pequot
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*Niantic
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*Mohegan (allied with colonists)
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*Narragansett (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.
  
 
=== Websites ===
 
=== Websites ===
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*http://www.dowdgen.com/dowd/document/pequots.html  
 
*http://www.dowdgen.com/dowd/document/pequots.html  
 
*http://www.pequotwar.com
 
*http://www.pequotwar.com
 
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*http://www.dowdgen.com/dowd/document/pequots.html (maps)
The following Internet site has maps about the Pequot War:
 
 
 
*http://www.dowdgen.com/dowd/document/pequots.html
 
  
 
=== References ===
 
=== References ===
  
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<references/>
 
*Family History Library US/Canada Consultants, "US - Military, 1637 - Pequot War&nbsp;: History,"in ''LAD Release 4.1'', Family History Library, 2004, mjm.
 
*Family History Library US/Canada Consultants, "US - Military, 1637 - Pequot War&nbsp;: History,"in ''LAD Release 4.1'', Family History Library, 2004, mjm.
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{{U.S. Colonial Wars}}
  
 
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[[Category:Wars_involving_the_United_States|Pequot War]] [[Category:Massachusetts]] [[Category:Connecticut]]

Revision as of 07:43, 5 April 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png U.S. Military Gotoarrow.png Colonial Wars, 1607-1763 Gotoarrow.png Pequot War, 1637

Pequot War, 1637
Participants [1]
Colonies     Native Americans    

History

The Pequot War was fought between colonists of southern Connecticut and the Pequot Indians of southern Connecticut.

Records

Colonies:

Native Americans:

  • Pequot
  • Niantic
  • Mohegan (allied with colonists)
  • Narragansett (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.

Websites

The following Internet sites have information about the Pequot War:

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, Pequot War, 1637, (accessed 31 March 2012).
  • Family History Library US/Canada Consultants, "US - Military, 1637 - Pequot War : History,"in LAD Release 4.1, Family History Library, 2004, mjm.