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Extreme Perils and Suffering of the Natchez Refugees

During the siege of Pensacola, a series of events, of an interesting and romantic character, began at Natchez, and afterwards ended, with unparalleled sufferings, in the vast Indian wilderness, which extended from thence to the Ogechee River, in the distant province of Georgia. Some citizens of the Natchez district, the most prominent of whom were Philip Alston, Colonel Hutchens, John Alston, Captain Thaddeus Lyman, Thompson Lyman, Jacob Blomont, and Jacob Winfrey, put themselves at the head of a large party of royalists, for the purpose of seizing Fort Panmure, and expelling there from the Spanish troops, who had held it since September, 1780. They had learned that a powerful British fleet was off the Florida coast, whose object was the re-occupation of the country, and, believing that Don Galvez had already been defeated at Pensacola, they resolved immediately to anticipate what they supposed would be the desire of their King. Having assembled a large body of Choctaws, the insurgents assumed a position upon an eminence, above the town of Natchez, in full view of the fort. At night they advanced and planted their artillery so as to bear upon the works; but, when day approached, the Spanish cannonade compelled them to retire. During the succeeding twenty-four hours, the firing continued between the parties. Apr. 29 1781: The commandant sent a flag to Colonel Hutchens, representing the danger of rebellion,...

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Blount County, Alabama Census Records

  1830 Blount County, Alabama Census Free 1830 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  1830 Blount County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at USGenWeb Archives Census Image Project 1830 Blount County Census Hosted at Tracking Your Roots 1830 Blount Co, AL Census (pdf) Hosted at Robin Sterling’s Blount County, Alabama Web Site 1830 Blount County, Alabama Census Hosted at Census Guide 1830 U.S. Census Guide 1840 Blount County, Alabama Census Free 1840 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  1840 Blount County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at USGenWeb Archives Census Image Project 1840 Blount County Census Hosted at Tracking Your Roots 1840 Blount Co., AL Census Hosted at Blount County, Alabama Website 1840 Blount County, Alabama Census Hosted at Census Guide 1840 U.S. Census Guide 1850 Blount County, Alabama Census Free 1850 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  1850 Blount County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Blount County, Alabama USGenWeb Archives Project Blount County, Alabama: 1850 Census Index Blount Index File 1 Of 5 Blount Index File 2 Of 5 Blount Index File 3 Of 5 Blount Index File 4 Of 5 Blount Index File 5 Of 5 1850 Blount County Alabama...

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Blount County, Alabama Cemetery Records

Most of these cemetery listings are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. Following Historical Cemeteries hosted at Ancestry: $$$ Cemetery Records, Blount County $$$ Alldredge Cemetery Amos Cemetery Antioch Baptist Cemetery Antioch Methodist Cemetery Austin Creek Cemetery Bangor Cemetery Bethel Cemetery Bethlehem Methodist Cemetery Blackwood Cemetery Blue Springs Cemetery Brooksville Cemetery Central Hill Cemetery Centre Methodist Cemetery Church of Christ Cemetery Clay Cemetery Clear Springs Methodist Cemetery Clements Cemetery Clements 2 Cemetery Cleveland Cemetery County Line Cemetery Cox Cemetery Dailey’s Chapel Cemetery Easley Cemetery Ebenezer Cemetery Ebenezer Methodist Cemetery Edgewood Missionary Baptist Cemetery Elliston Cemetery Elvester Baptist Cemetery First Methodist Cemetery Foster Chapel Cemetery Gibbs Chapel Cemetery Gilbreath Cemetery Graves Cemetery Graves gap Cemetery Greens Chapel Cemetery Harmony Baptist Cemetery Harmony Missionary Baptist Cemetery Hayden Cemetery Hays Cemetery Highmound Baptist Cemetery High Rock Methodist Cemetery Hood Cemetery Hopewell Missionary Baptist Cemetery Hopewell Primitive Baptist Cemetery Hudson Cemetery Lebanon Methodist Cemetery Lee’s Chapel Methodist Cemetery Liberty Hill Baptist Cemetery Love Chapel Cemetery Macedonia Cemetery Merrill Cemetery Mt. Carmel Baptist Cemetery Mt. Carmel Methodist Cemetery Mt. Ebell Cemetery Mt. Hebron Cemetery Mt. Joy Cemetery Mt. New Hope Methodist Cemetery Mt. Tabor Cemetery Mt. Zion Nazarene Cemetery Mulberry Cemetery Nectar Congregational Methodist Cemetery Oak Grove Cemetery Oak Grove Baptist Cemetery Oak Hill Cemetery Old Liberty Cemetery...

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