Apalachicola Indians

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Guide to Apalachicola Indians ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.


Brief Timeline

1600's: Apalachicola form an alliance with the Spanish settlers

1706-1707: The tribe attacked by British and allied tribes

1715-1716: Yamasee War, the Indians fought against the Carolina traders

1830's: Most of the Tribe move (from Florida)with the Creek to Oklahoma and some settle with the Seminole


Additional References to the History of the Tribe

Frederick Webb Hodge, in his Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico, gave a more complete history of the Apalachicola tribe, with estimations of the population of the tribe at various time periods.

Tribal Headquarters


The majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:


1833 Censusof several towns of Apalachicola[1]


1839 List of Claims made by the Apalachicola Indians at Fort Gibson

Removal (Migration) Records

1838 Muster Rollof Blunts Tribe of Apalachicola (32 individuals)

1838 Muster Rollof Walker's Town of Apalachicola (126 individuals)

1838 Muster Rollof Econchatta Micco's Town of Apalachicola (81 individuals)

1838 Muster Rollof Apalachicola received from Lieut. Berrian at Dog Island (28 individuals)


1832 Treaty with the Apalachicola

1833 Treaty with the Apalachicola

For Further Reading

See For Further Reading.


  1. A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774 - 1875. United States Serial Set, Senate Doc. 512, Number 247, p. 674-689