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Seminole Settlement

Posted by Anza Bast on Oct 6, 2016 9:30:00 AM

The tie between Osceola County and the Seminole Indians goes deeper than our county merely being named for Seminole Indian, Osceola.  Billy Bowlegs III, his sister Lucy Pearce, Martha and Tim Tiger and others were frequent visitors to Kissimmee.  We are reminded of the connection when we see and hear the names of extinct communities in Osceola County or current cities, towns; lakes and waterways. 

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Topics: Osceola County History, Seminole Chickee, Seminole Settlement, Pioneer Village

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The Osceola County Historical Society is focused on preserving Osceola County’s rich, cultural history while sharing it with others. This blog is perfect for just that. 

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