E-yah-chu-tlee (Pumpkin Boy)

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E-yah-chu-tlee (Pumpkin Boy)

Birthdate: (46)
Birthplace: Cherokee, AL, USA
Death: September 30, 1792 (46)
Battle at Buchanan's Station, Tennessee (Died in a battle at Buchanan's Station.)
Immediate Family:

Son of Willenawah / Tifftoya Moytoy, "The Great Eagle of Tanasi" and Wurteh Fox
Husband of Tsa-wa-yu-ga
Father of Catherine Spencer
Brother of Sister of Old Tassel Great Eagle; Wer-Teh; Gi-Yo-Sti Watts; Standing Turkey; Chuqualatague Incalatanga Taltsuska "Doublehead" and 6 others
Half brother of Ks-ti-e-ie-ah "Kizzie" Dishman, Sister of Pumpkin Boy

Managed by: Julia Victoria Bauer
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About E-yah-chu-tlee (Pumpkin Boy)

1. Cherokee term for Pumpkin Boy was lyahuwagiatsutsa. Information from comanchelodge.com/cherokee-chiefs.html

In September 1792, Watts orchestrated a large campaign into the Cumberland region of combined Cherokee and Muskogee forces which included a contingent of cavalry. It was to be a three-pronged attack in which Tahlonteeskee (or Talotiskee) of the Muskogee (who was either a Creek chief or a relative of Doublehead by that name) led a force to ambush the Kentucky road; Middle Striker led another to do the same on the Walton road; while Watts himself led the main army which was made up of 280 Cherokee, Shawnee, and Muskogee warriors and cavalry, against a settlement on the Cumberland River known as Buchanan's Station on Sept. 30, 1792. Among the attackers were the Shawnee Warrior (also known as Chiksika, or Cheeseekau), Tahlonteeskee, and Dragging Canoe's brother, Little Owl, all of whom died in the encounter. Also killed in the attack was Pumpkin Boy, a younger brother of Doublehead.

from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doublehead

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E-yah-chu-tlee (Pumpkin Boy)'s Timeline

Cherokee, AL, USA
Age 36
September 30, 1792
Age 46