Name: Jean Baptiste Marchand DE COURTEL
Birth: ABT 1700 in France
_RIN: 150 1
Death: AUG 1722 in Fort Toulouse, Creek Nation
_RIN: 152 2
Emigrated BET. 1710 - 1720 France
<From Among the Creeks site: http://homepages.rootsweb.com/%7ecmamcrk4/index.html>
_RIN: 150 1
_RIN: 842 3
Change Date: 8 DEC 2002 at 09:03:56
LifeNotes: Captain in the French Marines. Was first at Fort Condé in the French Colony at Mobile. Was the first commander at Fort Toulouse. Married Sehoy I. Was father of Sehoy II. and Chief Red Shoes of the Coosadas. Marchand was murdered by his own men in a mutiny at Fort Toulouse.
You may visit Fort Toulouse to day; it is near Wetumpka, AL and is a state park. There is an ancient mound near the reconstruction of the fort. Reenactments are held there. Fort Condé, now called Fort Charlotte-Condé, is another place you may visit; it is a very fine brick partial reconstructed fort with many offerings such as reenactments; it is the Visitors Center for the City of Mobile.
Born in France; Married, Died, 1722, murdered in a mutiny at Fort Toulouse
I SEHOY b: 1702 in Taskigi Town, Coosa River, Creek Nation
in Fort Toulouse, Creek Nation 1
- Sehoy Il MARCHAND b: 1722 in Fort Toulouse, Wetumpka, Creek Nation
- Title: World Family Tree Vol. 1, Tree 2888 - Killam, Barrow, Kellam of AL, FL 1733-1995
Publication: Release date: November 29, 1995
Abbrev: World Family Tree Vol. 1, Tree 2888 - Killam, Barrow, Kellam of AL, FL 1733-1995
Has key link from Killam to Weatherford line.
Page: Tree #2888
Text: Date of Import: Aug 6, 1997
- Title: World Family Tree Vol. 5, Tree 3729 - Waldrip, Chambers, Huff of TX, SC
Publication: Released August 22, 1996
Abbrev: World Family Tree Vol. 5, Tree 3729 - Waldrip, Chambers, Huff of TX, SC
Large source with link to Weatherford.
Page: Tree #3729
Text: Date of Import: Aug 23, 1997
Name: Jared Jones Personal Library
Title: History of Alabama
Author: James Albert Pickett
Publication: 1851, Republished in 1962 by Birmingham Book and Magazine Co.
Abbrev: History of Alabama
Text: Stories about Chs Weatherford, William Weatherford, Sehoy, David Tate, Alexander McGillivay