On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1842

Historical Events

  • Treaty of 1842: Wyandotte (Huron) Indian nation cedes 114,000 acres of land in Ohio and Michigan to US, in exchange for 148,000 acres west of the Mississippi [1] [2]
1842 Highlights

About March 17, 1842

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 179 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces