President __andrew jackson manof the frontier himself, supported the settlers demand for more ___land. He had fought the creekand Seminole people during the War of 1812. In his Inaugural Address, he stated that he intended to move all Native Americans to the trail of tears
The Cherokee Nation (1832)
As American _settlers moved westby the 1830s, many Native Americans still lived in the_east part of the country. The “Five Civilized Tribes” - Cherokee, Creek, Seminole,sacfox, and Choctaw. These tribes had established _nativesocieties with successful establishment
Indian Territory (1834)
In 1830 President _andrew pushed the Indian Removal Act through Congress. The act allowed the federal government to_ Native Americans to move west_. Some native peopleused and most felt they were forced to leavetheir lands. .
Trail of Tears (1835)
he ______ however, refused to give up their land. The Cherokee ____ the state of Georgia eventually their case reach the trail of tears Worcester v. Georgia (1832) Chief Justice John _adams ruled that Georgia had no right to interfere with the Cherokee. President jacksonsupported Georgia;s efforts to ______ the Cherokee. He declared that he would rule_ the Supreme Court.
American settlers wanted to force the ____ _____ to leave their land and move ___ Many Americans settlers believed that the area west of the _trail_ was dry and seemed unsuitable for farming. They thought that if they moved the _westward____to that region, the nation’s conflict for land would be over. In 1834 ____ created the Indian Territory, an area in present day Oklahoma that was set aside for the relocation of Native Americans
th 7,000 federal troops, General ________ ______ threatened to use force if the Cherokee did not leave. Filled with sadness and anger, the Cherokee ___people gave in long march to the West began. Around 4,000___people died starvation, disease, and exposure to brutal climate Their forced journey west became known to the as the Trail of Tears.