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story of the captivity and rescue from the Indians of Luke Swetland

Edward Merrifield

story of the captivity and rescue from the Indians of Luke Swetland

an early settler of the Wyoming Valley and a soldier of the American Revolution

by Edward Merrifield

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Published by [s.n.] in Scranton, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swetland, Luke, -- 1729-1823.,
  • Seneca Indians.,
  • Indian captivities.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edward Merrifield.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination68 p. ;
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22134612M

    () The Story of the Captivity and Rescue from the Indians of Luke Swetland: An Early Settler of the Wyoming Valley and a Soldier of the American Revolution by Edward Merrifield () Indian Horrors of the Fifties: Story and LIfe of the Only Known Living Captive of the Indian Horrors of Sixty Years Ago by Jesse H. Alexander. —Jamie R. Swetland Luke Swetland’s Captivity: A Brief Overview For those of you who have not read of Luke Swetland’s captivity in Edward Merrifield’s book, you are missing out on a piece of history. It’s not just a story about Luke, but a narrative of how he was treated by the Native American Indians, how.

      Edward Merrifield, "Luke Swetland's Captivity and Rescue from the Indians" () Luke Swetland, "A Narrative of the Captivity of Luke Swetland in and Among the Seneca Indians.   Indian Captive - The Story of Mary Indian Captive: The Story of Mary The Adventure of Christian Fast; The Captivity of the Oatman Girls Among From Massacre to Matriarch - Six Weeks History of the Spirit Lake Massacre! I Am Regina; The Indian Captivity of O.M. Spencer; Left by the Indians and Massacre on the Luke Swetland's.

    Reunions are a great way to share stories and bits of your family history with other Swe(e)/(a)tlands. the lands once owned by Luke Swetland, a Revolutionary War soldier and Indian captive. He was a Connecti- rescue came Kathleen Smith and the Wyoming Valley Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Memorial of the Seneca Indians, to the President of the United States; Also an Address from the Committee of Friends, Who Have Extended Care To These Indians, and an Extract from the Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs (Baltimore: Printed by W. Wooddy and Son, ), by Seneca Nation of New York, contrib. by New York Yearly Meeting of.


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Luke Swetland’s Captivity and Rescue from the Indians $ Luke Swetland's Captivity and Rescue from the Indians quantity. Book Tags: Luke Swetland, Swetland Family, Wyoming Valley. Author: Edward Merrifield. Description: A detailed narrative of Swetland’s capture, captivity, and escape from the Indians in the Wyoming Valley.

After the war, in his memoirs, Swetland wrote that the scouts, mistaking him for a Tory, stole a silver broach from his shirt and threatened his life. He also wrote of finding a cave in the side of a hill not far from the village, a place he took refuge during the cold winter months of his captivity.

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Title: The Story of the Captivity and Rescue from the Indians of Luke Swetland Author: Edward Merrifield Publisher: Merrifield Printing Year: Condition/Details: Bound in three-quarter maroon leather with gilt-embossed green boards, this story discusses the adventures of "an early settler o fthe Wyoming Valley (of Pennsylvania) and a soldier of the American Revolution.".

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The story of the captivity and rescue from the Indians of Luke Swetland an early settler of the Wyoming Valley and a soldier of the American Revolution. A narrative of the captivity of Luke Swetland in and among the Seneca Indians: To which is added extracts from the journals of officers in Sullivan's army relating to his rescue, and Kendaia or Appletown, the place of his captivity / manuscript, [copied in] (Book, ) [].

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