FLOR500, Garden 393 Billy Bowlegs III, Seminole Elder (1862–1965) Born Billy Fewel, he renamed himself as an adult to honor a famous war hero. Billy spent his life learning and teaching the history of the Seminole Tribe and became a respected elder on the Brighton Reservation. His willingness to share his knowledge helped ensure the establishment of additional reservation lands for his people.
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