Black Hawk War

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Black Hawk War (1832) - The Black Hawk War was fought in 1832 in the Midwestern section of the United States. The war was named for Black Hawk, the leader of a band of Sauk and Fox American Indians, who fought against the U.S. Army and Illinois militia for possession of lands in the region. Treaties ending the Black Hawk War were signed with the Ho-Chunk (15 Sep 1832) and Sauk and Fox (21 Sep 1832) at Fort Armstrong (3), Illinois.


Black Hawk War Forts (edit list)
Fort Type State County From To GPS Notes
Fort Apple River Settler IL Jo Daviess 1832 1832 42.31811,
-90.21461
Fort Armstrong (3) USA IL Rock Island 1816 1845 41.51629,
-90.56558
Fort Blue Mounds Settler WI Iowa 1832 1832 ,
Fort Brady USA MI Chippewa 1822 1893 46.50036,
-84.34201
Fort Crawford (1) USA WI Crawford 1816 1856 43.04444,
-91.14722
Fort Defiance (10) Settler WI Lafayette 1832 1832 ,
Fort Dearborn (3) USA IL Cook 1803 1838 41.88774,
-87.62382
Fort Dixon USA IL Lee 1832 1832 41.84648,
-89.4847
aka Fort at Dixon's Ferry
Fort Gratiot USA MI St. Clair 1814 1879 43.00667,
-82.42383
Fort Hamilton (6) WI Lafayette 1832 1832 ,
Fort Horn IL La Salle 1825 18?? ,
Fort Howard (2) USA WI Brown 1816 1852 44.47389,
-88.03306
Fort Johnson (7) Miltia IL La Salle 1832 1832 41.34088,
-88.84313
Fort Koshkonong USA WI Jefferson 1832 1832 42.92568,
-88.85792
aka Fort Atkinson
Fort Mackinac USA MI Mackinac 1780 1895 45.85206,
-84.61754
Fort Snelling USA MN Hennepin 1820 1946 44.89277,
-93.18069
Jefferson Barracks USA MO St. Louis 1826 1946 38.50278,
-90.28028


Fort Payne (2) IL Du Page 1832 1832 ,
Fort Wilbourn IL La Salle 1832 1832 ,
aka Fort Deposit
Fort Winnebago USA WI Columbia 1828 1853 43.55489,
-89.43386
Fort Beggs IL Will 1832 1832 ,
Fort Cribs IL Marshall or Putnam 1832 1832 ,
Fort Darnell IL Marshall 1832 1832 ,
Fort Du Page IL Du Page 1832 1832 ,
Fort Galena IL Jo Daviess 1832 1832 ,
Fort Henline IL Logan 1832 1832 ,
Kellogg's Grove Fort IL Stephenson 1832 1832 ,
Fort Naper IL Du Page 1832 1832 ,
Fort Patton IL McLean 1832 1832 ,
Fort Thomas (4) Militia IL Bureau 1832 1832 ,
Fort Jackson (9) Settler WI Lafayette 1832 1832 ,
Roundtree's Fort WI Grant 1832 1832 ,
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