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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Winnebago Indians, (search)
be; but they remained very turbulent. Until the conquest of Canada they were with the French, and after that with the English, until beaten by Wayne, when they became a party to the treaty at Greenville, in 1795. With Tecumseh they gave help to the British in the War of 1812. Afterwards, for many years, until the conclusion of the Black Hawk War, in 1832, there were continual collisions and irritations between the Winnebagoes and white people on the frontiers. They ceded their lands in Wisconsin and became lawless and roving bands. They had reservations (from which they were removed from time to time) on the head-waters of the Mississippi, and, finally, they had begun to plant and show signs of civilization, when the Sioux War broke out, in 1862, and the people of Minnesota demanded their removal. They were disarmed in 1863, and driven into the wilderness on the Mississippi River, Dakota Territory. They were finally settled at the Omaha and Winnebago agency in Nebraska, where,
a56,258281,290157,523 Georgia271,5341,086,136651,682 Florida70,064280,256162,549 Alabama160,632642,528395,517 Mississippi204,745818,980483.199 Louisiana105,621475,295237,648 Texas2,317,63614,485,2254,345,567 Arkansas103,836441,303264,782 Tennessee235.8751,002,469601,481 West Virginia401,6322,208,9761,170,757 Kentucky514,6432,701,8761,675,163 Ohio2,754.49915,838,3697,760,800 Michigan1,340,4568,981,0554,310,906 Indiana647,3994,250,0942,337,552 Illinois616,0374,004,2412,002,121 Wisconsin726,0404,719,2602,312,437 Minnesota409,1572,761,8091,242,814 Iowa586,6443,813,1861,715,934 Missouri570,1283,420,7681,710,384 Kansas270,7162,165,728714,690 Nebraska315,9372,448,462856,962 South Dakota372,7172,422,661969,064 North Dakota362,5122,356,328924,531 Montana3,717,16026,020,1209,627,444 Wyoming2,780,54621,549,2317,111,246 Colorado2,128,50813,303,1754,390,048 New Mexico3,786,68816,093,4247,402,975 Arizona1,003,9427,529,5652,108,278 Utah2,261,91714,136,9814,947,943 Nevada
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