Historic Markers Across Alabama



Butler Massacre -- March 20, 1818



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: Ala. Hwy 10 west of Greenville, AL
County: Butler
Coordinates:   
Status: The marker has been removed.
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Creek Indians, led by Savannah Jack, attacked a well-armed party of settlers carrying dispatches to Fort Dale. After this second massacre in 7 days, settlers sought refuge in forts and stockades.



Notes:

Replaced by The Butler Massacre.



End of Butler Massacre -- March 20, 1818