5 Facts About Nancy Ward
Here are 5 facts about Nancy Ward
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- Nancy Ward was a Cherokee Indian whose name was Nanyehi
- She was a great believer in peaceful coexistence with European-Americans.
- Despit Nanyehi's objections to the sale of Cherokee lands to whites her warning were largely ignored
- Her second marriage was to Bryant Ward a South Carolina colonist and Indian trader, hence the name Nancy Ward
- Her death is thought to have ocurred in 1822 possibly 1824,