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Updated: 2/1/2021
Unknown Story

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  • Four of the young men were captured at different times, William and Joseph Knight, brothers, William Bolton, and Seth Webb.
  • They were taken captive while looking for their father’s cows near Inkhorn Brook. They were taken to the Indian settlements
  • Joe was adopted by a tribe, as he took very kindly to their way of life. He painted his face, wore their dress, and engaged in their sports and hobbys.
  • They went so far as to select a wife for him in the person of a youthful squaw and promised in time to make him their chief.
  • It's been a while, and his friends suppose he is dead now.
  • On August 3, 1751, peace was declared between the contending parties, with the condition that captives be returned.