Apache Tribe

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In History
  • Jan 1, 1541

    Francisco Vásquez de Coronado meets the Apache Indians

    Francisco Vásquez de Coronado meets the Apache Indians
    Coronado found a settlement of Indias he called Querechos. He described them as nomads, following the buffalo herds on the plains. They were later identified as Apache Indians. They lived in large settlements, one was of two hundred tipies, with more than one thousand people living together.
  • Migration of the Apache Indians

    Migration of the Apache Indians
    Large portion of Apache indians migrated to Kansas plains, the living conditions were not adaptable because of the living and farming on the plains. The Comanche tribe overtook them, and defeated their land, causing the Apaches to move to areas around New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Mexico.
  • Spanish were tired of battling

    Spanish were tired of battling
    Spanish leader designated areas of Texas to the Apaches, he believed it was easier to give them the land rather than to continue the bloody wars.
  • US defeated Mexico

    US defeated Mexico
    The Apaches signed a treaty with the nation. White settlers began to enter their area in large groups causing to the Apache Wars.
  • Geronimo moves his people to reservation

  • Apache Dependent Aliens

    Apache Dependent Aliens
    U.S supreme court declared American Indians to be “dependent aliens”
  • Geronimo Surrenders

    Geronimo Surrenders
    Apache leader Geronimo surrendered to General Nelson A. Miles, ending the last major US-Indian war