Year 1790

1818 Treaty at St. Mary's

October 6, 1818

Articles of a treaty made and concluded, at St. Mary's, in the State of Ohio, between Jonathan Jennings, Lewis Cass, and Benjamin Parke, Commissioners of the United States, and the Miame nation of Indians. ARTICLE 1. The Miami nation of Indians cede to the United States the following tract of country: Beginning at the Wabash river, where the present Indian boundary line crosses the same, near the mouth of Raccoon creek; thence, up the Wabash river, to the reserve at its head, near Fort Wayne; ...

1838 Treaty at the Forks of the Wabash

November 6, 1838

TREATY WITH THE MIAMI, 1838. Nov. 6, 1838. | 7 Stat., 569. | Proclamation, Feb. 8, 1839. Articles of a treaty made and concluded at the Forks of the Wabash in the State of Indiana, between the United States of America, by her Commissioner Abel C. Pepper, and the Miami tribe of Indians on the sixth day of November in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and thirty-eight. ARTICLE 1. The Miami tribe of Indians hereby cede to the United States all that tract of land lying south of the Waba...

1840 Richardville siblings to Hamilton

March 22, 1840

The reserve "was bequeathed by the will of the said Meshenaquah (alias Me she nae quah) now deceased to Nottawaquah the wife of John B. Richardville chief of the Miami Indians and the mother of the said Susan Maria Louisa and Katherine or Katese Ricahrdville & grandmother the said Joseph Richardvill who are the heirs at law of the said Notteqaquah"...

Jean Baptiste Richardville's Will

April 9, 1841

Will of John B. Richardville In the name of God, Amen! I, John B. Richardville of the county of Allen Indiana, Principal chief of the Miami Tribe of Indians, being of sound mind and Memory, knowing the uncertainty of life & desirous to dispose of my affairs while in a sound state of mind, doth make, publish and declare this instrument of writing as my last will and testament in manner following, to wit: First, I commit my soul to that God who gave it, my burial to be under the direction o...

1846 LaBlond's Will

May 23, 1846


Year 1854