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LaFayette in Chambers County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Muscogee Indians

 
 
Muscogee Indians Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 8, 2014
1. Muscogee Indians Marker
Inscription.
Called Creeks
Indian villages nearby
were affiliated with either
Upper or Lower Confederacies
of the Creek Nation.

In colonial times
Spain, France and England
contended for this section.
Indian title ceded in 1832.

 
Erected 1953 by the Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 32° 53.971′ N, 85° 24.061′ W. Marker is in LaFayette, Alabama, in Chambers County. Marker is at the intersection of South LaFayette Street (U.S. 431) and East Alabama Avenue, on the right when traveling north on South LaFayette Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 South LaFayette Street, Lafayette AL 36862, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chambers County War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Chambers County (a few steps from this marker); The LaFayette Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); LaFayette Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Providence Baptist Church (approx. 7.9 miles away); Fort Cusseta
Marker near Chambers County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 8, 2014
2. Marker near Chambers County Courthouse
(approx. 9.7 miles away); Lanier High School (approx. 11.8 miles away); Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid / Pat Garrett, "The Man Who Shot Billy the Kid" (approx. 12.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in LaFayette.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative Americans
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 386 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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