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Call For Essays-Vignettes of Indian Territory
Greetings,  This is a call for Essays for Indian Territory Freedmen and/or African-Native Descendants who would like to contribute and share a family history of their ancestor who was an original Dawes enrollee. The working title of the publication is “Vign...
Call For Essays-Vignettes of Indian Territory
Call For Essays-Vignettes of Indian Territory
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Remember when looking at his Dawes card there is an interview (summation) that accompanies the file and like so many other Dawes records there is little that demonstrates Simon CLARK sought enrollment as a Chickasaw Indian based on his mother or father’s connection to the tribe as a Chickasaw Indian. Since the 1896 Application preceded the Dawes card and interview it is a very important record for the descendants of Jacob and Tena CLARK.
Simon CLARK Choctaw Freedman #1
Simon CLARK Choctaw Freedman #1
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Chickasaw Freedmen Community Extraction Project-Stonewall, Indian Territory
STONEWALL Township 2 North, Range 7 East Enumeration District #121 Population of Freedmen: Approximately 165 Unlike most researchers who have a connection to the
freedmen of Indian Territory I have tried to concentrate my interest on the
larger communities ...
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African Trail of Tears Jerry COLBERT Chickasaw Freedman #923
African Trail
of Tears Jerry COLBERT b. 1818 d. 11/1904 Chickasaw Freedman #923 Enslaver: Jake (Mack) COLBERT Residence: Colbert, Indian Territory Father: Isaac COLBERT d. Mother: Polly COLBERT d. As we honor those enslaved ancestors that traveled the Afric...
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AFRICAN TRAIL OF TEARS Peter WOLF Chickasaw Freedman
African Trail of Tears #SayTheirName Peter WOLF Chickasaw Freedman Tishomingo, Indian Territory As a Chickasaw and Choctaw Freedman descendant it is my
responsibility and obligation to tell the story of our ancestors and their
history among the Five Slave H...
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Chickasaw-Choctaw Freedmen Institute "Educate, Preserve and Publish the History of the Indian Territory Freedmen"
About 20 years ago I began formulating a plan to establish a
site to house, publish and preserve the history of the Indian Territory
Freedmen. I constructed a website called The Estelusti Foundation and began a
series of articles not unlike what I’m doing w...
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Henry CLAY Chickasaw Freedman #483 #WarriorWednesday
Henry CLAY Chickasaw Freedmen #483 #WarriorWednesday M1186 Chickasaw Freedmen Card #483 front  CLAY, Henry & Isabella My research of the Chickasaw and Choctaw Freedmen of Indian
Territory over the years continually reminds me just how connected our
ancestor...
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Nellie CRAWFORD-TAYLOR Chickasaw Freedman #505
CRAWFORD, Nellie Chickasaw Freedwoman
#505 Born circa 1818-1822                 1               Dilsie
“DAUBRY”                 2               Nellie CRAWFORD                     b:
January 1822                                 3               Sephronia TAY...
Nellie CRAWFORD-TAYLOR Chickasaw Freedman #505
Nellie CRAWFORD-TAYLOR Chickasaw Freedman #505
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Watson BROWN #WarriorWednesday
Watson BROWN Choctaw Freedman #1205 Land Allotment Enrollment #3910 Historic Capitol Tushka-homa Choctaw Nation  Copyright 2018 Terry LIGON Living in the shadow
of the Choctaw Council House a freedmen leader emerged that challenged the
system of oppression ...
Watson BROWN #WarriorWednesday
Watson BROWN #WarriorWednesday
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Nathaniel date of death was November 21st 1935 as I’ve probably stated before, what I didn’t say is he was purported to have been murdered. There are two competing stories on the cause of his death. The first story dealt with three individuals who allegedly murdered him over gambling, which may have occurred at the
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