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Greathouse of Augusta County, VA
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1796, Oct 29 - The Journal of Andrew Ellicott: Andrew Ellicott implicated Harman Greathouse in the Yellow Creek Massacre
Excerpt: The Journal of Andrew Ellicott , Summary of his travels from Philadelphia through Baltimore to Mingo Bottom, Ohio County, VA, where in his journal, he implicated a Harman Greathouse in the murders of the Mingo Indians, who resided at Mingo Bottom [Yellow Creek Massacre].
1796, Sep 16 - I took leave of my family [at Philadelphia] about ten o'clock in the morning, and proceeded to Chester and dined; then rode to Wilmington and staid all night.
Sep 18 - Left Havre de Grace at five in the morning, breakfasted at Hartford, dined at Baltimore, and lodged at my mother's on Potapsco. 
Sep 19 - Remained at my mother's.
Sep 20 - About 11 o'clock in the forenoon took leave of my mother, brothers and sisters, and rode to Reister's town and got some refreshment, then proceeded about seven miles further and stayed all night.
Oct 29 - Encamped in the evening opposite to the Mingo bottom which is rendered memorable for the inhuman murder of the Indians of that name, who resided on it , either by, or at the instigation of Capt. Cresup, Harman Greathouse, and a few others . This outrage was followed by a war of retaliation, which continued for many years with a cruelty scarcely to be equalled in the annals of history.
Andrew Ellicott, The journal of Andrew Ellicott,: late commissioner on behalf of the United States during part of the year 1796, the years 1797, 1798, 1799, and part of the year 1800: for determining the boundary between the United States and the possessions of His Catholic Majesty in America, containing ... Western Americana, frontier history of the trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900. Publisher Printed by Budd & Bartram, for Thomas Dobson, 1803. Original from Oxford University, Digitized Dec 6, 2006. Harman Greathouse implicated in Yellow Creek Massacre by Andrew Ellicott on 29 Oct 1796. View @ Google Books
Catharine Van Cortlandt Mathews, Andrew Ellicott: his life and letters, The Grafton Press, 1908. Original from the University of Michigan, Digitized Nov 29, 2006. Excerpt from Andrew Ellicott: His Life and Letters. Page 136: Harman Greathouse implicated in the "Yellow Creek Massacre" by Major Andrew Ellicott, in his journal entry on 29 Sep 1796. View @ Google Books
Greathouse Point, Greathouse County, Augusta County, VA, 1774, May 8 - Letter: William Crawford to Washington.
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