The Texas Comancheria: How the Comanche, the Parkers, and the Texas Rangers Fought for Texas

The Texas Comancheria How the Comanche the Parkers and the Texas Rangers Fought for Texas In the early s the Comanche ruled the Comancheria which included large portions of Texas and nearby states a region covering than square miles The Comanche were fierce warriors skilled h

  • Title: The Texas Comancheria: How the Comanche, the Parkers, and the Texas Rangers Fought for Texas
  • Author: Jerry A. Matney D.A. Gordon
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  • Page: 252
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • In the early 1800s the Comanche ruled the Comancheria, which included large portions of Texas and nearby states, a region covering than 24,000 square miles The Comanche were fierce warriors, skilled horsemen and accomplished raiders, often acquiring tribe members by taking captives from frontier settlements, other tribes and ranches in Mexico In 1836 a ComancheIn the early 1800s the Comanche ruled the Comancheria, which included large portions of Texas and nearby states, a region covering than 24,000 square miles The Comanche were fierce warriors, skilled horsemen and accomplished raiders, often acquiring tribe members by taking captives from frontier settlements, other tribes and ranches in Mexico In 1836 a Comanche band raided Fort Parker and took several captives including Cynthia Ann Parker, who later became Chief Peta Nocona s wife One of their sons, Quanah Parker, became a rancher, a railroad developer and an important statesman In the later 1800s the large Comanche tribe declined in size due to disease, encroachment by settlers, depletion of the bison herds, and skirmishes with the US Army and Texas Rangers The last bands fought the cavalry in Palo Duro Canyon in 1874 The next year Quanah Parker surrendered his band at Fort Sill and a new chapter of Comanche life began The addendum contains twenty pages of information about the Indian Reorganization Act and the Indian Peace Commission.

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