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Negroes in the Creek and Seminole Nations

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Oct. 20, 2002 - Added letters dated May 15, 1838; June 28, 1838; July 9, 1838; August 18, 1838; September 7, 1838.

Sept. 30, 2002 - Added letter dated Sept. 22, 1837.

Sept. 19, 2002 - Added letters of May 21, 1832; Sept. 19, 1832; Jan. 12, 1847.   Added three letters from special file 96: June 9, 1841, Jan. 26, 1847, Jan. 29, 1848 and a list of the Negroes turned over to the Seminole chiefs Jan. 2, 1849.  Added a report regarding the seizure of certain Negroes in the Seminole Nation, 1850.  Added a petition from C. D. Pryor summarizing the title to some of the Seminole Negroes.  Added memorial of Kendall Lewis dated Jan. 27, 1837.

June 18, 2002 - Added new sections of Seminole emigration records and records of Negroes in the Creek and Seminole Nations.  

May 24, 2002 - Added a new first name index to the 1870 Loyal Creek abstract. This replaces the previous first name index that only indexed persons with a single name (no surname). The index now lists all names including persons with surnames.

Added a first name index to the 1869 Dunn Roll (Freedmen) transcription. This is more helpful in locating persons whose last name changed. The original 1869 Dunn roll (Freedmen) roll also had a first name index.