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NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE

Georgia history is so intertwined with the Native American Creek Tribe, that no study would be complete without considering the early influence on our state. The Creek Tribe were the first settlers in Georgia.

Comprehensive page by Lance Hall includes census, obituaries, "how to's".

Indian Lands Cessions in Georgia. Covers treaties showing land ceded by the Creeks to federal government and the role that Georgia Governor Troup played.

Mailing lists

To join the CREEK-SOUTHEAST-L discussion list! Send e-mail, put subscribe in the subject line.

QUERY-INFORMATION BOARD

Get help with your questions about SE Creeks and meet other researchers. Post your own Query! SE Creeks Query

CENSUS ON-LINE

Creek Indian Census, 1832

LINKS to FIND OUT MORE

Here are some excellent pages to help you on your search.

Lower Creek Towns Settlements were spread along the water courses of the Chattahoochee, Apalachicola, Flint, and Ochlockonee rivers.

Carol Middleton's AMONG THE CREEK

Combines documents and stories to provide a living picture!
Excellent Links

CREEK INDIAN INTRODUCTION

Creek History

Bibliography on Creek Indians

Col. Benjamin Hawkins, Indian Agent c.1799 Manuscript

Describes individual Creek Indian villages
The name of this river is from Chat-to, a stone; and hoo-chee, marked or flowered; there being rocks of that description in the river above Ho-ith-le-ti-gau, at the old town Chat-to-hoo-chee.

Muscogee Creek Nation

Muscogee-A Study of the Creek Indians. Four pages covering many topics.

Native American page

Native American Resource Center Type in your surnames.

Northern Georgia Cherokee information.

White Men with Indian Families White men living in the Cherokee Indian Nation East. While this does not directly pertain to Muscogee County residents, it may be useful.

Other Creek Links

Rootsweb Native American Data Search site If you suspect your ancestors were Native American you check out this site.

Rootsweb Native American Resources This is a list of links to many Native American sites.

Creek Nation Census Rolls This contains a list of the Creek Nation Census rolls.

The Genealogy Forum: Native American Resource Center: Creek Roll

NATIVE AMERICAN More Native American Links

Letter and reports regarding the 1857 Old Settlers Roll and the 1857 Creek Payroll

AFRICAN-NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE

The African-Native American History

See especially Creek and Seminole Freedmen Resources

Black-Indian Genealogy
thanks to Margie for the reference


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