F- Georgia Indian Villages, Towns and Settlements

A complete listing of all the Indian villages, towns and settlements as listed in Handbook of Americans North of Mexico.

Fightingtown (mistranslation of Walás’unûlsti’yĭ, place of the plant walâs’unûl’sti,. e., ‘frog fights with it’). A former Cherokee settlement on Fightingtown cr., near Morganton, Fannin co., Ga. Mooney in 19th Rep. B. A. E., 545, 1900.

Finhalui (Fin-‘hálui, ‘high log’). A former Lower Creek town, probably in Georgia, with 187 heads of families in 1832. A swamp bearing the Finholoway is in Wayne co., Ga., between lower Altamaha and Satillars rs.

Frogtown (trans, of Walâsi′yic, frog place). A former Cherokee settlement on a creek of the same name, N. of Dahlonega, Lumpkin co., Ga. Mooney in 19th Rep. B. A. E., 545, 1900.

 

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Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico, Frederick Webb Hodge, 1906

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