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Florida place-names of Indian origin and Seminole personal names

William Alexander Read

Florida place-names of Indian origin and Seminole personal names

by William Alexander Read

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Names, Geographical -- Florida.,
  • Names, Indian -- North America.,
  • Seminole Indians -- Names.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William A. Read.
    SeriesLouisiana State University studies -- [no. 11]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination83 p.
    Number of Pages83
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16546441M
    LC Control Number34017361

    Flagler Beach, Flagler County -- City's name comes from Henry M. Flagler, a early Florida railroad tycoon. Floridatown: anta Rosa County -- With one of the oldest place names in this state, Floridatown was a trading post when controlled the state.. Fort Dade, Pasco County -- This town is also named for Maj. Francis Langhorne Dade. Buy Florida Place-Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names (Alabama Fire Ant) by William A. Read () by William A. Read (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 2.

    William A. Read is the author of Louisiana Place Names of Indian Origin ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Indian Place Names in Al /5(5).   As unusual as they may be, nothing reflects the history of Florida and the people who settled the state as much as its place names. Florida passes , coronavirus cases .

      According to the book, Florida Place Names of Indian Origin by William A. Read, the name Tallahassee comes from the Muscogee Creek Indians who . Florida was an ideal area to develop, and many of the Seminole Indians were forced out of the area. Those who stayed ended up being forced to work for money, either as an agricultural helper or a tourist attraction. In , a law was passed declaring the tribes in Florida were officially the Seminole Tribe of Florida.


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A companion to his study of Indian Place Names in Alabama, this long out-of-print guide offers a new introduction from Patricia Wickman in which she provides current understandings of Seminole language and derivations and a brief analysis of Read's contribution to the.

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Names from the Florida dialects --Florida names of dubious and unknown origin --Imported names --Sundry names on Taylor's war map --Names of various Indian chiefs.

Responsibility: William A. Read ; with an introduction by Patricia Riles Wickman. Florida place-names of Indian origin and Seminole personal names. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors /. Florida Place-Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A compendium of Indian-de. Florida Place-Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names, Florida Place-Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names,, Florida Place-Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names,  Joining Alabama's reprint of Indian Places Names in Alabama and Florida Place Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names, this volume completes the republication of the southern place name.

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Read and Dr. Patricia Riles Wickman. Seminole County, Florida – Seminole is named after the Seminole Native American ; Steinhatchee – From the Muscogee "hatchee" meaning creek; Suwannee River – From Timucua "suwani" meaning echo river.

Tallahassee – from the name of a Creek town, talahá:ssi, perhaps from (i)tálwa, "tribal town" + ahá:ssi, "old, rancid". Florida Place Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names | A compendium of Indian-derived names from the three languages of the Muskhogean family--Seminole, Hitchiti, and first Native peoples of what is now the United States who met and interacted with Europeans were the people of the lower : Fire Ant Books.

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Read. Florida Place-Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names Read, William A., Wickman, Patricia Riles Published by The University of Alabama Press Read, William A. and Patricia Riles Wickman. Florida Place-Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names. The University of Alabama Press, Florida Place Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names $ ISBN: Dewey: LCC Number: F Author: William Alexander Read.

Florida place-names of Indian origin and Seminole personal names, Author: Read, William Alexander, Call# FR32 Catalog Number: Object Name: Book Subjects: Seminole Indians - Names.

Names, Geographical - Florida. Indians of North America - Names. Published Date: Florida place-names of Indian origin and Seminole personal names, Author: Read, William A. (William Alexander), Note: Baton Rouge, Louisiana state university press, Link: page images at HathiTrust; US access only: No stable link: This is an uncurated book entry from our extended bookshelves, readable online now but without a.

Cite this Record. Florida Place Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names. Read. University Studies,1. Baton Rouge, La: Louisiana State University. (tDAR id: ). The Seminole are a Native American people originally fromthey principally live in Oklahoma with a minority in Florida, and comprise three federally recognized tribes: the Seminole Tribe of Oklahoma, the Seminole Tribe of Florida, and Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida, as well as independent Seminole nation emerged in a process of ethnogenesis from various Native.

Joining Alabama's reprint of Indian Places Names in Alabama and Florida Place Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names, this volume completes the republication of the southern place name writings of William A.

Read. Ar-pi-uck-i, also known as Abiaka or Sam Jones, (c. – c. ) was a powerful spiritual alektca (medicine chief) and war chief of the Miccosukee, a Seminole–Muscogee Creek tribe of the Southeast United States.

Ar-pi-uck-i successfully defied the U.S. government and refused to remove to the Indian Territory west of the Mississippi and his influential leadership in the Second Seminole.

Florida Place-Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names by William A. Read has: Sam Jones, a famous Mikasuki chief, went by the name of Aripeka or Arpeika. There are other insignificant variants of his name, such as Apiaka, Apeiaka, and Appiaca.Florida Place-Names of Indian Origin and Seminole Personal Names [Read, William A.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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