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Life and adventures of Lewis Wetzel

the renowned Virginia rancher and scout. Comprising a thrilling history of this celebrated Indian fighter, with his perilous adventures and hair-breadth escapes, and including other interesting incidents of border-life.

by Robert Cornelius V. Meyers

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Published by J. E. Potter in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wetzel, Lewis, 1764?-1808.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Ohio River Valley.,
  • Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1750-1815.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLargely compiled from authentic records hitherto unpublished by R. C. V. Meyers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF517 .W54
    The Physical Object
    Pagination414 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13521894M
    LC Control Number12036678

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      His name was Lewis Wetzel. Lewis Wetzel was born in August of in Lancaster County Pennsylvania. He was the fourth of seven children by Captain John Wetzel and his wife, Mary Bonnet Wetzel. [16] John Wetzel moved his family from a civilized life in Lancaster County to a life on the frontier of northwestern Virginia in   Life and Adventures of Lewis Wetzel, the Virginia Rancher; to Which Are Added Biographical Sketches of General Simon Kenton, General Benjamin Logan, C This book has been considered by academicians and scholars of great significance and value to literature. This forms a part of the knowledge base for future : University of Michigan Library.

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Life and adventures of Lewis Wetzel, the renowned Virginia rancher and scout. Comprising a thrilling history of this celebrated Indian fighter, with his perilous adventures and hair-breads escapes, and including other interesting incidents of border-life.

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Chicago, W.H. Harrison [] (OCoLC) Life and Adventures of Lewis Wetzel The Virginia Ranger With Biographical Sketches of Other Heroes of the American Frontier Illustrated Book Summary: "The Death Wind." This was the name Indians applied to Lewis Wetzel for whenever he made a kill, he would throw his head back and let go with an un-godly scream that would echo through the hills of the Ohio frontier.

Lewis Wetzel (Febru – ) was a scout, frontiersman and Indian fighter. Raised in what is now the Panhandle of West Virginia, his exploits once hailed as similar to those of Daniel Boone. 1 Early and family life. 2 Indian fighter. 3 Death and legacy.

5 External links. Early and family life. Possibly born in Lancaster County Born: FebruLancaster County, Province. Lewis Wetzel, Dark Hero of the Ohio by James P.

Pierce A boy learns to hate when his society encourages it. When his friends and family applauds and encourage him for acting on that hate, the effect can govern the boy's whole life.

That is what happened with Lewis Wetzel. He was the fourth of seven children born to Mary Bonnet and John Wetzel. Wetzel was born in the late 's in what was considered the frontier at that time. His life was greatly I loved reading Zane Grey westerns in my teens and college years.

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Meyers available fr.About Lewis Ludwig Wetzel Lewis Wetzel (August – ) was a frontiersman and Indian fighter who roamed the hills of what is now the state of West Virginia and Ohio.

Wetzel County, West Virginia is Parents: Mary Bonnett, Captain John Martin Wetzel.