Give an examples of how cornplanter helped his people. How did he change his teachings later in his life?
Chief Cornplanter was born sometime around the mid 1700's in New York. He was half white and half seneca. He became known for his abilities as a great war chief and was grante…d many acres for his service in fighting the British. In one famous battle against the British, knowing there were just too many to defeat, Cornplanter created diversions allowing many of his people to escape unharmed. History remembers him as primarily a peacemaker between his people and the Europeans. He learned that compromise was the only way to save the remants of his people from a complete genocide, as was the fate of the majority of the New York Natives. George Washington clothed by authority and power of the Sovereign United States Congress made peace treaty concurred by CORNPLANTER Chief of the Seneca tribe and Nation. The New york Indians. Treaties. Fort Stanwix Treaty. October 22, 1784 ( 7 Stats. 15 ), with Six Nations., by authority of the Constitution of the United States, Treaty November 11, 1794 ( 7. Stats.. 44 ), with the Six Natiuons, Contract Treaty pursuant to the Constitution of the United States September 15, 1797 ( 7 Stats. 601 ), Senecas and Robert Morris. (MORE)