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Title Red Eagle's children : Weatherford vs. Weatherford et al. / edited by J. Anthony Paredes, Judith Knight.

Published Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2012.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Law Indigenous Ppls. Coll  KF228.W428 R43 2012     AVAILABLE
Descript [xii], 219 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series Contemporary American Indian studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-203) and index.
Contents A brief sketch of Creek country in the early nineteenth century / Robbie Ethridge -- Formation of the Tensaw community / Gregory A. Waselkov -- Early Alabama law and chancery practice / David I. Durham and Paul M. Pruitt Jr -- Edited transcript of case 1299 : Weatherford vs. Weatherford et al. / Judith Knight -- A modern Creek Indian reflection on Weatherford vs. Weatherford et al. / Nina Gail Thrower (recorded and transcribed by Robert Thrower).
Subject Weatherford, William, ca. 1780-1824 -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Inheritance and succession -- Alabama -- History -- 19th century -- Cases.
Creek Indians -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Alabama -- Cases.
Conflict of laws -- Domestic relations -- Alabama -- History -- 19th century -- Cases.
Creek Indians -- Marriage customs and rites -- History -- 19th century.
Weatherford v. Weatherford, 20 Ala. 548 (Ala. 1852)
Other Author Paredes, J. Anthony (James Anthony), 1939-
Knight, Judith.
ISBN 9780817317706 (cloth : alk. paper)
0817317708 (cloth : alk. paper)