What caused the War of 1812?
Have you ever wondered?
That's not all though!
The western members of the House of Representatives role...
The western members of the house of representatives, also known as the "Warhawks" wanted to expand Canada. This caused a conflict and yet another cause of the war of 1812.
Congressman Henry Clay demanded war against Britain. The war Hawks wanted British out of Canada.
But there's more!!
The Battle of Tippecanoe
The Battle of Tippecanoe was fought November 7, 1811, during Tecumseh's War. The Battle of Tippecanoe created tensions between Britain and the United States as several Americans blamed the British for leading the tribes to violence. In June 1812 the outbreak of the War of 1812 began.