|1) What were the causes and effects of the Seminole Wars?|
Who were the Seminole Indians? Hmm? Wonder if they are from around here. A town not too far from us is called Seminole. The Seminole Indians were descendants from a group of Creek Indians that migrated from Alabama and Georgia after 1715 to aviod conflict with the settlers there. The new group of Creek Indians became known as the Seminole. Seminole in the Creek language means "separatist."
On this journey you will become familiar with the cause and effects of the Seminole Wars. Why they occured and how Florida was effected by the wars and what led to the next ones.
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