Daniel Boone

American hero

Frontier man and pioneer

Daniel Boone was a frontier man and a pioneer. He is very famous for being one of the first people to settle west of the Appalachian mountains. He is also very well known for the exploration of Kentucky. He founded one of the first settlements west of the mountains. And named it Boonesborough.


Boone also fought in the revolutionary war. He was a militia officer who was famous fpor his fighting. He fought mainly against the Shawnee indians. He was a key person in helping the patriots winning the revolutionary war. After the war he worked as an surveyor and a merchant until his death.
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