Massacre of Sybert’s Fort — OccupantsTomahawked by the Indians on April 28, 1758 — Part VI

Seybert’s Fort in Augusta County, Virginia. Now Peeper Pond Farm

This is some small fort to have 60 people inside of it, only to send them out to be massacred!

During the early part of 1758 sixty persons were murdered by Indians in the far west (Augusta County, Virginia). The inhabitants of the surrounding county had taken shelter to hide from the Indians. No Indians having…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Jeannette Holland Austin

Jeannette Holland Austin

Author of 100+ genealogy books. Owner of 8 genealogy websites available by subscription. https://georgiapioneers.com/subscribe/subscribe.html