Sunday, June 15, 2014

1955 - Notice of Sale - Restricted Indian Lands - Five Civilized Tribes

Following is a Notice of Sale of restricted Indian lands belonging to members of the Five Civilized Tribes. It is stamped June 17, 1955 and the sale date was July 20, 1955.

Surnames included in the sale are:

Cherokee - Adair, Dirteater, Sourjohn, Mankiller, Osage, Hawkins, Pigeon, Hilderbrand, Watermelon, Fields, Davis, Blossom, Backward, Anderson, Bigfeather, Silk, Downing, Mullican, McPherson, Morris, Waters, Welch, Wildcat, Yahola, Cleveland, Tadpole

Choctaw - Peter, Dyer, Fobb, Billy, Fry, Johnson, Wade, Byington, Amos, James, Anderson, Benton, Sam, Carterby, Juzan, Tisho, Taylor

Miss. Choctaw -  Bob, Pistubbee, Marris

Chickasaw - Hunnatubby, Johnson, Brown, Frazier

Creek - Buckley, Green, Riley, Simmons, Wilson, Scott

Seminole - Jones

*Source - Private collection; Tadpole family papers.

copyright 2014, Polly's Granddaughter - TCB

1 comment:

  1. Muggy Blossom (Backward) was my great grandma. What or why did they sell this land? And did they have any knowledge of it? She didn't pass away until 1972.


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