Whatley in Clarke County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Kimbell - James Massacre
Creek War 1812-13
Erected by Clarke County School Children 1931
Lest we forget Hayden and his dogs.
Erected 1931 by Clarke County School Children.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts or Castles • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian.
Location. 31° 39.465′ N, 87° 43.651′ W. Marker is in Whatley, Alabama, in Clarke County. Marker is on Fort Sinquefield Road west of U.S. 84. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Whatley AL 36482, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kimbell - James Massacre (approx. half a mile away); Reverend Timothy Horton Ball, A. M. (approx. half a mile away); Whatley, Alabama (approx. 1.1 miles away); Old Line Road (approx. 3.7 miles away); Old Indian Trail (approx. 4.3 miles away); Clarke County Courthouse (approx. 4.6 miles away); Grove Hill, Alabama Clarke County Soldiers Of The American Revolution (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Whatley.
Regarding Fort Sinquefield. See http://www.clarkemuseum.com/html/fort_sinquefield.html.
Also see . . .
1. The Story of Fort Sinquefield. (Submitted on October 2, 2011, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
2. The Creek War of 1813 and 1814: Attack on Fort Sinquefield. (Submitted on October 3, 2011, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 23, 2018. It was originally submitted on September 29, 2011, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,264 times since then and 43 times this year. Last updated on March 29, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. Photos: 1. submitted on September 29, 2011, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. 2, 3. submitted on March 29, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. 4, 5. submitted on October 2, 2011, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.