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Why was William T Sherman named after Tecumseh?

His father highly respected the great Native American leader, Tecumseh, so they made that his middle name.   In General William Tecumseh Sherman's own words (from his 1875 (MORE)

Why did William Tecumseh Sherman die?

General William Tecumseh Sherman died in New York City on February 14, 1891, but the cause of death was not announced by his family.   The William T Sherman family papers h (MORE)

How did general William Tecumseh sherman die?

General William Tecumseh Sherman died in New York City on February 14, 1891, but the cause of death was not announced by his family.   The William T Sherman family papers h (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

What did William sherman do?

Nicknamed "Tecumseh," William Sherman was known for being a great  American general. He led the burning of Atlanta. He was also a good  friend of President Grant, despite th (MORE)

Who was General William Sherman?

During the US Civil War General Sherman was know for his morch to the sea. He marched with his men across the southern states, cutting a swath from northwest all the way throu (MORE)

What was General William Tecumseh Sherman thoughts on the Native Americans?

Despite his Native American middle name, General Sherman was an outspoken enemy of Native Americans. This statement by him is in the public domain and hence deemed fit as part (MORE)