Boone was made captive, with others, and taken north across the ohio river.
He thought the Indians were taking them toward the ohio river.
As has already been suggested, there was a dispute concerning the point where the road would touch the ohio river.
Its Charter had boldly set the ohio river as its destination.
When only seven or eight miles from Wheeling and west of the ohio river, they came upon a trail which led to a deer lick.
But with the territory north of the ohio river it was very different.
Even folks who don't like me concedes that I'm the most irresist'ble liar south of the ohio river.
A flight of pigeons is not uncommon in the ohio river country.
Perhaps you had better order those in charge of the ohio river to guard it vigilantly at all points.
At last the opportunity came and he started for the ohio river.
originally used of the river, from Seneca (Iroquoian) ohi:yo', proper name from ohi:yo:h, literally "good river." The Seneca also used this of the Allegheny, which they considered the headwaters of the Ohio. Related: Ohian (1819); Ohioan (1818).