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Big Tree Treaty
gave nearly all their land more (4,000 sq miles) to the company for 100,000, agreement in which the Senecas sold nearly all their land to the Holland Land Company
War of 1812
a war (1812-1814) between the United States and England which was trying to interfere with American trade with France
Seneca leader who did not want to sell the land west of the Genesee River to the Holland Land Company
Settler in Genesee River Valley after American Revolution, captured by Indian tribe as a teenager, chose to remain with them
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