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American and british forces contended for maine's territory during the american revolution and the war of 1812, with the british occupying eastern maine in both conflicts afterwards, many of these people were driven from their natural territories, but most of the tribes of maine continued, unchanged, until the american revolution. By 1775, tensions between the american colonies and the british government approached the breaking point, especially in massachusetts, where patriot leaders formed a shadow revolutionary. This meeting gathered in may 1775 in philadelphia it was immediately faced with the pressure of rapidly unfolding military events it served as the colonial government during the american revolution. England's king, in a creative way to pay off that debt, decided to raise tax monies from his new colonies, and that decision was the genesis of the american revolutionary war (1775-1783) during that war, the small number of remaining settlers in western virginia were generally active patriots, and many served in the continental army.