Ft. Mims Massacre
Baldwin County, Alabama
August 30, 1813

A Short History of the Ft. Mims Massacre of 1813 during the Creek Indian War

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  1. The Tensaw Country North of the Ellicott Line, 1800-1860, Charles E. Bryant, Ed.d., 1998, Lavender Publishing Company, Bay Minette, AL 36507
  2. William Weatherford - His Country and His People, Lynn Hastie Thompson, 1991, Lavender Publishing Company, Bay Minette, AL 36507
  3. "Frontier Armageddon" at Bloody Fort Mims, Derek Smith, 1990, Army Magazine, Association of the United States Army.

The Story of the Massacre

Those Who Survived

Pioneers Who Perished