Creek Confederacy

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Noun1.Creek Confederacy - a North American Indian confederacy organized by the Muskogee that dominated the southeastern part of the United States before being removed to Oklahoma
confederacy, confederation, federation - a union of political organizations
Alabama - a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in what is now the state of Alabama; "the Alabamas were members of the Creek Confederacy"
Hitchiti - a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in Georgia; a member of the Creek Confederacy
Muskogee - a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in Georgia and eastern Alabama and constituting the core of the Creek Confederacy
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The weekend of 30 August 1813 Tensaw regional militia got word from friendly Choctaw scouts and spies that a huge force of warriors, known as "Red Sticks" from the Upper Towns of the Creek Confederacy, were headed down river.
The Fishing Creek Confederacy is a seminal work of historical study on an oftoverlooked aspect of the Civil War, and enthusiastically recommended especially for public and college library collections.
It was promised to the entire Muskogean language family: the Choctaw, the Chickasaw, the Seminole (along with some of their Mikasuki cousins), and the diverse peoples of the Creek Confederacy (including the Maskoke Creek, Alabama, Quassarte, and the Hitchiti, to name a few) and the non-Muskogean-speaking peoples who came with the Confederacy: the Euchee, the Natchez, and the Yamasee.