Benge Detachment

By wjeffbishop • Benge • 1 Nov 2018

John Benge, Conductor

George Lowery, assistant

Departed September 28, 1838 from 8 miles south of Ft. Payne, Alabama

Arrived January 17, 1839 at Mrs. Webber’s.

Alabama Collection Camps, Forts, Emigrating Depots and Travel Routes Used.

North Alabama’s Tuscumbia, Courtland, and Decatur Railroad and Its Role During Cherokee Removal.


A map of the Benge Route.

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