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     This week we continue listing people employed at Oklahoma's well-known Chilocco school on June 30, 1894. The information may be found on page 518 of the ANNUAL REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONER OF INDIAN AFFAIRS, 1894 (Washington: Government Printing Office, 1895). Facts about each individual usually include his or her name, position, salary, sex, "color" (sic) (White or Indian), and date of "present" appointment.

     Chilocco Training School:

NOLAN, Florence E., teacher, $600, female, white, 1 July 1893

OWEN, Catherine, stewardess, $600, female, white, 21 Aug 1893

OWEN, Trice S., farmer, $900, male, white, 21 Aug 1893

PAXTON, Annette A., assistant matron, #500, female, white, 1 July 1893

PAXTON, Emma F., assistant teacher, $600, female, white, 22 May 1894

PERKINS, J. S., physician, $900, male, white, 22 Dec 1893

PURDY, Frank, assistant shoe and harness maker, $240, male, Indian, 1 July 1893

PURDY, Lavora, sergeant, $60, female, Indian, 8 Sept 1893

ROBINSON, Albert, shoemaker, $600, male, white, 1 July 1893

SEAMAN, Emma A., cook, $600, female, white, 1 July 1893

SCOTHORN, W. A., engineer and fireman, $720, male, white, 1 July 1893

SCHUREMAN, George, gardener and dairyman, $600, male, white, 1 July 1893

SMITH, Ada, hospital cook, $180, female, Indian, 16 Aug 1893

TAYLOR, Bromet, herder and butcher, $120, male, Indian, 8 Sept 1893

THOMAS, Nancy, assistant cook, $180, female, Indian, 16 May 1894

     Data about persons employed in Indian School Service by the Ponca Agency in Oklahoma 30 June 1894 appears in the same government publication. The information is found on page 537 of the ANNUAL REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONER OF INDIAN AFFAIRS, 1894.

     Otoe Boarding School:

BROWN, J. B., principal teacher, $720, male, white, 2 June 1894

DEMING, Anna I., teacher, $600, female, white, 21 Nov 1893

FERGUSON, R. K., laborer, $480, male, white, 1 Oct 1893

KENNEDY, Minnie A., cook, $400, female, white, 1 July 1893

LONG, Ella, assistant laundress, $180, female, Indian, 12 Apr 1894

MCQUAIN, Mary, laundress, $400, female, white, 9 May 1894

MILLER, Annie, seamstress, $540, female, white, 16 Dec 1893

MILLER, H. H., industrial teacher, $800, male, white, 26 Feb 1894

SPAULDING, Kate O., assistant boys' matron, $600, female, white, 30 May 1894

STEBBINS, Georgiana, matron, $600, female, white, 1 July 1893

     Ponca Boarding School:

ANSLEY, Bettie, matron, $600, female, white, 6 May 1894

ADAMS, Mattie L., teacher, $600, female, white, 2 Dec 1893

BARR, J. H., industrial teacher, $720, male, white, 1 Sept 1893

BARR, Willie, seamstress, $540, female, white, 1 May 1894

BLACK TONGUE, Bertha, assistant seamstress, $60, female, Indian, 1 Oct 1893

EILIFF, Jean S., teacher, $600, female, white, 14 May 1894

ELLIFF, Joseph D., superintendent, $1,600, male, white, 30 Oct 1893

FABER, Clara, assistant matron, $240, female, Indian, 1 May 1894

FIRE SHAKER, Florence, assistant seamstress, $180, female, Indian, 1 Sept 1893

HOBBS, Annie, laundress, $400, female, white, 1 July 1893

POOR, J. H., baker, $400, male, white, 20 Oct 1893

POOR, Maggie, cook, $400, female, white, 20 Oct 1893

PYBURN, Lou, teacher, $600, female, white, 9 Oct 1893

SMITH, William, laborer, $480, male, white, 1 Sept 1893

STATON, Allie, assistant laundress, $180, female, Indian, 14 Jan 1894

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     Charles N. Ferguson, 811 South Market, Shawnee, OK 74801 is seeking information about the parents, siblings, and county of birth for Ambrose PRICE, born about 1856-1857 in Mississippi and died about 1900 in Marquez, TX. He is buried in Ten Mile Cemetery in Madison Co., TX. Ambrose married Martha Dovie FERGUSON on 25 Dec 1890 in Centerville or Madisonville, TX. Their children were Joe PRICE, b. in 1894 in TX; Robert PRICE, b. in 1892 in TX; and Henry PRICE, who died young. Some of Ambrose's cousins or nephews lived in Beckham Co., OK.


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