Timeline of Ohio History

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Early Statehood: 1803-1846
**1813: British failure at both [[Sieges of Fort Meigs]] prevented them from driving their forces deeper into [[Ohio]].
*1813: Under the command of [[Perry, Oliver H. | Oliver Hazard Perry]], the American fleet defeated the British fleet at the [[Battle of Lake Erie]], cutting off British supply lines and forcing them to abandon [[Fort Detroit]].
*1815: [[Ohio University]] held first commencement.
*1835: Boundary dispute between Michigan and [[Ohio]] led to the [[Toledo War]].
*1840: Ohioan [[Harrison, William H. | William Henry Harrison]] elected the 9th President of the United States.
*1842: [[Treaty with the Wyandots (1842)]]. The [[Wyandots]], Ohio's last Indian tribe, agreed to relinquish all claims to land within the state.