Near Jackson in Butts County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Hopothleyoholo, orator of the Alabama Creeks, denounced the signers as traitors in a speech delivered from a boulder near the house. For signing this treaty McIntosh was slain at his home in Carroll County by Upper Creeks of Alabama on April 29, 1825.
(Marker Number 42 E-9.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 14.742′ N, 83° 55.235′ W. Marker is near Jackson, Georgia, in Butts County. Marker is on Highway 42, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. From Jackson, Georgia go 3.5 miles on Hwy 42 South. Marker on right at Indian Springs. Marker is in this post office area: Flovilla GA 30216, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sherman’s Right At Indian Springs (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Indian Spring (about 700 feet away); Iron Springs Kilpatrick at Cork (approx. 3.7 miles away); Butts County Confederate Monument (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Other markers related to Chief McIntosh and Indian land treaties.
Also see . . . North Georgia Creek History. Page includes a picture of Chief McIntosh. (Submitted on June 16, 2006.)
Categories. • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 16, 2006, by Donald D. Daniel of Forsyth, Georgia. This page has been viewed 2,608 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 16, 2006, by Donald D. Daniel of Forsyth, Georgia. 5. submitted on August 7, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.