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American History: “Red Eagle”

January 16, 2017 Leave a comment

American History Red Eagle

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RootsWeb’s WC Project: Everett-Alverson Folks 2016 Fall — My “Creek” Ancestor, William Weatherford “Red Eagle”

January 16, 2017 Leave a comment
1 William "Red Eagle" Weatherford b: 1678 d: 1756
  + Susanna - Susannah Waller b: 1680 d: ABT 1758
    2 John Weatherford b: 9 JUN 1700
        3 William Weatherford b: 7 FEB 1702
          + Susanna Wilkerson b: ABT 1705
            4 Wilkerson Weatherford b: 1726 d: 1790
              + Susanna (Weatherford)
                5 Ursula Weatherford b: 1758 d: 27 FEB 1835
                  + David Franklin Burleson b: 1752 d: 1832
                    6 John Washington - [Moses ??] Burleson b: 1776/7 d: 27 MAR 1836
                      + Edy Eady Adale Hobson b: 1775 d: 26 DEC 1838
                        7 John Burleson b: 1 JUL 1796 d: 15 JUN 1883
                          + Keziah Case b: EST 1807 d: 1880

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1 Keziah Case b: EST 1807 d: 1880
  + John Burleson b: 1 JUL 1796 d: 15 JUN 1883
    2 Zillian Ann Burleson b: 10 JUN 1828
      + Alexander Milling Morrow b: 22 NOV 1824 d: AFT 1880 [...]
            4 Magaret E. "Maggie" Morrow b: 27 MAR 1893
              + Alexander Morrow
                5 Robert Morrow b: ABT 1771 d: MAR 1841
                  + Sarah (Morrow) b: 1777 d: ABT 1865
                    6 Joseph [War 1812] Morrow b: ABT 1794 d: AFT 1840
                    6 Jane Morrow b: 1798 d: ABT 1854
                      + George H. Palmer b: 15 JAN 1794 d: 15 JAN 1859
                        7 George Lafayette Palmer b: 17 JUL 1836 d: 28 APR 1910
                          + Nancy Jane Caldwell b: 9 SEP 1841 d: 22 NOV 1918
                            8 William Hiram Palmer b: 1 MAR 1871 d: 17 DEC 1951
                                9 Barbara Eullala Palmer b: 25 FEB 1906 d: 29 MAR 1997
                                  + Charles Ray Caldwell b: 22 JAN 1901
                                    10 Eleanor Edna Caldwell b: 11 AUG 1934 d: 30 NOV 2009
                      + William A. Sorrells b: ABT 1802
                        7 Sarah Mildred Sorrells b: DEC 1837
                          + Andrew Fitzpatrick Ferguson b: 6 JUL 1800 d: MAR 1876

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1 Andrew Fitzpatrick Ferguson b: 6 JUL 1800 d: MAR 1876
  + Sarah Mildred Sorrells b: DEC 1837
  + Living
  + Rachel Jones b: 1806 d: 7 MAR 1863
    2 Ebed Riley Ferguson b: 19 DEC 1824 d: 1880
        3 Robert Nathan Ferguson b: 7 FEB 1857 d: 10 MAY 1931
          + Effin Armenda [Effie A.] Noland (Davis) b: 22 MAY 1866 d: 8 FEB 1934
            4 Maud Olivier Ferguson b: 23 APR 1884
              + Living
            4 Nina Antoinett Ferguson b: 14 APR 1886
              + Living
                5 Virgie Chambers b: 30 DEC 1907 d: 13 OCT 1918
                5 Living
            4 Luota Grant (Leota Mary Anne) Ferguson b: 16 MAR 1889 d: 12 MAR 1962
              + Benjamin Franklin Abernethy b: 26 MAR 1886 d: 1966
                5 Ivey Lee Abernathy b: 13 FEB 1907 d: 4 MAY 1989
                  + Virgie Ann (Lily) Honeycutt b: 1907 d: 8 OCT 1990
                    6. G. L. Abernathy
                       + M. A. Justice
                         7. B. K. Abernathy
                         7. C. A. Abernathy

Source: RootsWeb’s WorldConnect Project: Everett-Alverson Folks 2016 Fall

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Choccolocco Valley, Alabama – some historic sites destroyed | Alabama Pioneers

October 28, 2016 Leave a comment

“The Indians named the creek “Choccolocco”, the valley was named for the creek, and the mountains were named for the valley. In the Creek Indian language “chahko” means “shoals” and “Iago” means “big”, and the Choccolocco Creek is a wide shallow stream with big shoals.The Choccolocco Valley is in the large area extending from the Coosa River to the Georgia boundry. that was designated as Benton County in 1830 In 1858 the name of the county was changed from Benton to Calhoun.“

When Alabama became a state in 1819 the north, eastern, and central territory belonged to the Creek Nation and was not open to Settlers. The William Mallory family was one of the first to come to this valley. The land was still Indian Territory. Mallory first set up a trading post near White Plains. Mallory acquired several hundred acres land on the creek directly from the Indians, according to folklore.

After the Federal Survey of Indian Lands was completed, Choccolocco Valley was opened in 1834. By the terms of the 1832 Cusseta Treaty, the Creeks were escorted out of Alabama to Arkansas in 1836.”

[…complete article on source site]

Source: Choccolocco Valley, Alabama – some historic sites destroyed | Alabama Pioneers

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The Creek Stories 9 (Article)

August 23, 2016 Leave a comment

Hannah Hale is believed to have been born near present-day Taliaferro County, Georgia in about the year 1765. In the year 1777, When Hannah was 11 or 12 years old, she was abducted by the Creek Indians at a place called Roger’s Fort on the Ogeechee River in present-day Taliaferro County, Georgia. Taking the Creek Path through the Lower Creek villages and then heading northward along the Coosa River, a Creek war party arrived with Hannah Hale at their village which the traders had named the Fish Ponds. The village was actually named Thlotlogalgua, or Laloakalka. The Indian Agent Benjamin Hawkins, traveling through the Creek country in the year 1799, came to this village where he found Hannah Hale living with her five children.

[…more on source site]

Source: The Creek Stories 9

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Geni – Far Off is related to Cathy Ann Abernathy!

August 23, 2016 Leave a comment

Far Off is Cathy Ann Abernathy’s 7th cousin 6 times removed’s wife’s father!Cathy Ann Abernathy

You [CAA]→
Martha Anne Justice your mother →
Kate Justice her mother →
Louis Milton Clinkscales her father →
William Berry Clinkscales his father →
MacCauley Clinkscales his mother →
William Davis her father →
James Conway Davis his father →
Thomas D Davis his father →
Edward Davis his father →
Mary Ann Davis (Burton) his mother →
Capt. John Burton, of Longfield her father →
Katherine Burton his mother →
Mabel Fairfax her mother →
Sir Nicholas Curwen, of Workington, [Master Geni Profile] her brother →
Margaret Strickland his daughter →
Jacob Strickland her son →
Matthew Strickland, I his son →
Matthew Strickland, II his son →
Joseph Strickland his son →
David Braswell Strickland his son →
Simeon Solomon Strickland, I his son →
Jane ‘Jennie’ Strickland his wife →
Far Off (Warrior) her father

Source: Geni – Far Off is related to Cathy Ann Abernathy!

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Far Off Warrior (1765 – 1816) – Find A Grave Memorial

August 23, 2016 Leave a comment

 

Far Off Warrior
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Birth: 1765
Fishpond
Coosa County
Alabama, USA
Death: 1816
Monroe County
Alabama, USA

Far off Warrior Tustenuggee Hopaithele Haujo

aka
Far Off Hopoithele Mad Dog Haujo
Hopotithle Haujo aka Far Off Warrior

Hopoithle translated meaning Ho – Far – poi- Off – ithle – War, and the last name Haujo meaning “Mad” or “Crazy.”

Husband of Hannah Hale

[…more on source site]

Source: Far Off Warrior (1765 – 1816) – Find A Grave Memorial

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Geni – Far Off is related to Cathy Ann Abernathy!

August 20, 2016 Leave a comment

Far Off is Cathy Ann Abernathy’s 7th cousin 6 times removed’s wife’s father!

Cathy Ann Abernathy

You →
Martha Anne Justice your mother →
Kate Justice her mother →
Louis Milton Clinkscales her father →
William Berry Clinkscales his father →
MacCauley Clinkscales his mother →
William Davis her father →
James Conway Davis his father →
Thomas D Davis his father →
Edward Davis his father →
Mary Ann Davis (Burton) his mother →
Capt. John Burton, of Longfield her father →
Katherine Burton his mother →
Mabel Fairfax her mother →
Sir Nicholas Curwen, of Workington, [Master Profile] her brother →
Margaret Strickland his daughter →
Jacob Strickland her son →
Matthew Strickland, I his son →
Matthew Strickland, II his son →
Joseph Strickland his son →
David Braswell Strickland his son →
Simeon Solomon Strickland, I his son →
Jane ‘Jennie’ Strickland his wife →
Far Off (Creek Chief) her father

Source: Geni – Far Off is related to Cathy Ann Abernathy!

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