People Who Have Helped to Shape Communities – Daniel Boone. TEKS 1AC. Daniel Boone grew up in Pennsylvania and North Carolina. He married and later moved his family to Virginia. Boone was only a halfhearted farmer. He really liked being in the wilderness.
People Who Have Helped to Shape Communities – Daniel Boone
interior of Florida.
In 1767, he journeyed westward to the Cumberland River area of Kentucky and Tennessee.
In 1775, Boone helped negotiate a deal
between a land company and the Cherokee Indians.
The company got 20 million acres of land surrounded by the Ohio, Kentucky and Cumberland Rivers.
Settlers had no route into the new territory.