Nathan and Olive Boone Homestead State Historic Site

Nathan Boone is Born: March 2, 1781

Birthday of Nathan Boone. The explorer, community leader, and soldier lived at Femme Osage (Defiance) and Ash Grove, Missouri.

June 18, 1812

The War of 1812 began. Nathan Boone and others formed military units and tension built between American Indians and European whites.