Prior to 1721, efforts were made by the Government to secure possession of the lands in Georgia lying west of the Ocmulgee.
It was certain that he was in the country south of Macon, but it was not known that he had crossed the Ocmulgee River.
It will be observed that he was captured in the country between the two rivers, not far from the Ocmulgee.
The stream from whence they are named is an up country river, which, by its junction with the Ocmulgee, forms the Altamaha.
In this purchase has been also comprehended a part of the lands within the fork of Oconee and Ocmulgee Rivers.
Our course was to Hawkinsville, a village on the bank of the Ocmulgee River.
It took us some time to remove the crew of the Ocmulgee, consisting of thirty-seven persons, to the Alabama.
McGillivray broke up his encampment and retired to the Ocmulgee, nor could he be induced at that time to renew the negotiations.