FLOR500, Garden 296 King Payne, Seminole Chief (1783–1812) King Payne was a son of the Seminole high chief Cowkeeper and succeeded him as leading chief of the Seminoles upon his death in 1783. King Payne led his people against the Spanish and Americans from Georgia and established a number of towns and villages, including Paynes Town in Paynes Prairie, both of which are named for him. King Payne was shot and killed in 1812 during a surprise raid by Colonel Daniel Newnan.
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King Payne, Seminole Chief

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King Payne, Seminole Chief

(1783–1812)

King Payne was a son of the Seminole high chief Cowkeeper and succeeded him as leading chief of the Seminoles upon his death in 1783. King Payne led his people against the Spanish and Americans from Georgia and established a number of towns and villages, including Paynes Town in Paynes Prairie, both of which are named for him. King Payne was shot and killed in 1812 during a surprise raid by Colonel Daniel Newnan. 





 




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