Posted By:J Douglas
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Subject:Re: Cowee Township Name
Post Date:September 26, 2002 at 16:58:24
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Forum:Macon County, NC Genealogy Forum
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The Cherokees named the area Kawi'yi' The white settlers simply changed the spelling to Cowee.