Notes On Creek History

1775 Mousons Map

To offer a history of the Creek tribe from its discovery down to our epoch to the readers does not lie within the scope of this volume, and for want of sufficient documents illustrating the earlier periods it could be presented in a fragmentary manner only. But a few notes on the subject, especially on



Migration Legends Of The Creek Tribes

Migration Legends Of The Creek Tribes



The Name Maskoki: Its Use and Signification

The Name Maskoki: Its Use and Signification 



The Maskoki Family of Tribes

The Maskoki Family of Tribes



List Of Creek Towns

In this alphabetic list of ancient Creek towns and villages I have included all the names of inhabited places which I have found recorded before the emigration of the people to the Indian Territory. The description of their sites is chiefly taken from Hawkins “Sketch” one of the most instructive books which we possess on



Maskoki Word Similarities

Maskoki Word Similarities



Creek Tribal Divisions And Gentes

Creek Tribal Divisions And Gentes



Creek War Customs And Tactics

Creek War Customs And Tactics



The Creek Settlements

The towns and villages of the Creeks were in the eighteenth century built along the banks of rivers and their smaller tributaries, often in places subject to inundation during large freshets, which occurred once in about fifteen years. The smallest of them contained from twenty to thirty cabins, some of the larger ones up to



Creek War Titles

Creek War Titles



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