Alabama


Battles of Tallasehatche, Talladega and Auttose

Plan of the Battle of Talladega

The arrival of an express at Nashville, with letters from Mr. George S. Gaines to General Jackson and the governor, conveying the distressing intelligence of the massacre at Fort Mims, and imploring their assistance, created great excitement, and the Tennesseans volunteered their services to avenge the outrage. General Jackson, at the head of a large



Battle of the Horseshoe

Leaving a guard at Fort Williams, General Jackson put his army, which consisted of two thousand men, upon the march. He opened a passage across the ridge which divides the Coosa and Tallapoosa, and, in three days advanced to the immediate neighborhood of the enemy. Cholocco Litabixee, the Horse-Shoe, where the Red Sticks had assembled



Parsons and Abbott Roll

Alabama Land Cession Map

By a treaty of March 24, 1832, the Creek Tribe ceded to the United States all of their land east of the Mississippi River. Heads of families were entitled to tracts of land, which, if possible, were to include their improvements. In 1833 Benjamin S. Parsons and Thomas J. Abbott prepared a census of Creek Indian heads of families, which gave their names and the number of males, females, and slaves in each family. The entries were arranged by town and numbered; these numbers were used for identification in later records. The genealogical researcher who is able to locate an ancestor on this document is most fortunate, as it forms the basis for many other documents relating to Creek claims cases through the 1960’s.



1832 Creek Census – Ufaula Town

By a treaty of March 24, 1832, the Creek Indians ceded to the United States all of their land east of the Mississippi River. Heads of families were entitled to tracts of land, which, if possible, were to include their improvements. In 1833 Benjamin S. Parsons and Thomas J. Abbott prepared a census of Creek



1832 Creek Census – Tuskeega Town

By a treaty of March 24, 1832, the Creek Indians ceded to the United States all of their land east of the Mississippi River. Heads of families were entitled to tracts of land, which, if possible, were to include their improvements. In 1833 Benjamin S. Parsons and Thomas J. Abbott prepared a census of Creek



Wilcox County Alabama Marriage Records

The following information details the Wilcox County Alabama Marriage Records available online. Hosted at Alabama GenWeb Archives Wilcox County Marriages to 1825 Miscellaneous Marriage Records Marriage Record of Henry Boutwell & Ellen Luke Grimes Marriages in Alabama, 1821 – 1934 Hosted at Ancestry.com $ Alabama Marriages, 1809-1920 $ This database is a collection of marriage



Tallapoosa County Alabama Marriage Records

The following information details the Tallapoosa County Alabama Marriage Records available online. Hosted at Alabama GenWeb Archives Tallapoosa County Marriages by Bride Surnames A – C Tallapoosa County Marriages by Bride Surnames D – H Tallapoosa County Marriages by Bride Surnames I – M Tallapoosa County Marriages by Bride Surnames N – R Tallapoosa County



Shelby County Alabama Marriage Records

The following information details the Shelby County Alabama Marriage Records available online. Hosted at Alabama GenWeb Archives Shelby County Marriages to 1825 Marriage Records, 1824-1850, Brides Marriage Records, 1824-1850, Grooms Marriage Records, 1849-1859, Brides Marriage Records, 1849-1859, Grooms Marriage Records, 1859-1867, Brides Marriage Records, 1859-1867, Grooms Marriage Records, 1860-1869, Brides Marriage Records, 1860-1869, Grooms Marriage



Pike County Alabama Marriage Records

The following information details the Pike County Alabama Marriage Records available online. Hosted at Alabama GenWeb Archives Miscellaneous Marriages Adams, Eliza Ann – Williams, Simon Adams, Loueza – Williams, Simeon Adams, Mary L. – Fortune, Asberry 1900 Allen, Caroline – Urquhart, Norman (Montgomery Co.) Allen, E. C. – Boutwell, J. M. February 12, 1885 Anderson,



Montgomery County Alabama Marriage Records

The following information details the Montgomery County Alabama Marriage Records available online. Hosted at Alabama GenWeb Archives Misc. Marriage Records Marriage Records Connected to the Samuel Pool Bayne Family Bozeman Marriages 1827-1876 Cameron Marriages (Jefferson, Mobile, & Montgomery Counties) Grimes Marriages in Alabama, 1821 – 1934 Vann, Van Marriage Licenses, Vol. A-18, 1817-1919 Various Marriages



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