John Ross

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John Ross {cherokee chief 1827}Took a petition to congress protesting the cherokee removal from theri lands. he presided over the nation during the apex of its developomentin the southeast, the tragic trail of tears, and the subsequent rebuliding of the nation Teritory, in present-day oklahoma.

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Alexander McGillivary

A controversial creek indian leader in the 1780s and 1790s, Alexander McGillvray was one of many southeastern indians with a native American mother and European father. He played off European powers to protect interests , initiated nationalist reforms within creek society and used trade to increase his own position on the southern frontier.