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A List of Creek Reserves, 20 April 1841


War Department
Office Indian Affairs
20th April 1841

Sir,

  I transmit, herewith, a list designating the names of certain Creek Indians whose reservations having been sold and the contracts or deed therefore, having been approved the consideration has been paid to this Office of for the use of the Indians reserve or his proper heirs.  The amount to be paid to each reserve is indicated opposite his or her name and the amount due to all embraced on said list forms an aggregate of $ 11,102.62 which is herewith put into your hands.  The payments to this Office consist generally of Certificates of deposit in Banks of Columbus Georgia which will render it necessary that you visit that place on your return to your agency to procure the money on the certificates.

  You will be particular to ascertain the right Indians entitled to receive the money arising from the sale of the respective reservation and when it shall be made to appears that the reservee has died, the amount in hand applicable to payment for the reserve of the deceased Indian must be distributed amongst & the proper heirs *

  When the payments are making it is deceased advisable to impress the Creeks with the fact that the Government of the United States has pursued the present course out of regard to the individual interest of the Creek and that the price for each tract was proven to be a fair sum for the land.

Very Respectfully
Your Obdt Servt
T. Hartley Crawford

Major Wm. Armstrong
Actg Supt Western Territory
now in Washington D.C.

 

*  There may be cases when the heir is too young to be entrusted with some [of] their own money, which would be thrown away or lost, or certainly misapplied.  In all such instances, if they occur, you will please consult the Chiefs of the Creek Nation in council, and pay to the person or persons that they shall recommend as worthy of the confidence, and as individuals who will faithfully apply the money to the use of the minors according to their necessities or circumstances, and pay over to said heirs respectively on their arriving at mature age, or contracting marriage, whatever balance may now --- in his or their hands unexpended.



No Names of Reservee 1/2 Sec Twp Rng Names of Purchasers amount

High Log

166 Tun tay we thlar S 12 15 27 A. J. Robison 100.
167 Hi u tar nay N 13 15 27 do 100.

Kohomutskigartskar

2 Kaney S 16 23 23 James C. Watson & Co. 100.
52 Kalunda S 9 23 23 do 100.
116 Tonobe W 31 20 11 McDonald, Watson & Co. 100.

Sougahatcha

9 Talmarse S 5 19 24 J. C. Watson & co. 100.
28 Big Bob S 23 18 24 McDonald, Watson & Co. 100.
57 Losti micco N 3 18 24 do 100.
58 One ip polar S 4 18 24 do 100.

Wewoakkar

5 Billy N 36 21 17 McDonald, Watson & Co. 150.
7 Thlath lo hadjo W 22 21 17 do 200.
8 Chu was te hadjo N 7 20 18 do 100.
12 Henar hin ne haw W 1 20 17 do 100.
44 Loco wi ga S 21 21 18 do 100.
57 Charley S 20 21 18 do 100.
69 Li he ga N 30 21 18 do 100.
81 Toat kis hadjo E 22 21 17 do 200.
93 Mat ho ga E 4 20 18 do 150.
chief Laughty mar tar har east 25 21 17 do 300
$ 2400


No Names of Reservee 1/2 Sec Twp Rng Names of Puchasers amount

Euchee on Chattahooche

8 Mul li key N 28 15 27 A. J. Robison 100.
86 Tark ark out lar nay S 13 14 26 do 100.

Cussetaw on Tolarnulkar

73 Fixico harjo E 23 16 28 A. J. Robison 100.
106 Kun tal le S 3 15 26 do 100.
136 Ne har tus tun nuckee S 25 17 28 J. C. Watson & Co. 100.
142 Yar te kar S 28 17 28 do 100.

Chehawah

3 Har pi uk harjo S 19 17 29 A. J. Robison 100.

Hotallehoyana

6 Yat ko N 25 15 28 A. J. Robison 100.

Thlakatchka or Broken Arrow

3 Fixico harjo N 31 18 28 J. C. Watson & Co. 100.
41 Tulse yoholo N 13 18 28 do 100.
108 Mic coo che N 26 20 28 A. J. Robison & D. McDonald 100.
111 Stim mar ho lar tike (female) N 36 18 27 J. C. Watson & Co.
113 Salth ho key S 36 18 27 do 100.

Ositchee on Chattahooche

45 He che pe N 11 15 29 Enoch Johnson 100.
64 Tar lin nar S 9 15 29 do 100.
67 Ful li che N 9 15 29 do 100.
$ 4000


No Names of Reservee 1/2 Sec Twp Rng Names of Puchasers amount

Ositchee on Opillikee

77 Mit te hose N 29 18 26 D. M. McDougald & Co. 100.
80 Is lot key S 29 18 26 do 100.

Eufaula, Barbour County

89 Tus tun nuckee Emarthlar W 9 11 28 A. J. Robison 100.
102 Oke chun ho lar tar W 8 11 28 do 100.
104 Ine kok i key E 17 11 28 do 100.

Hatcheechubba

7 Cow puck te harjo N 5 13 29 D. M. McDougald & Co. 100.
11 Ko sit te yoholo S 6 13 29 A. J. Robison 100.
12 So man artake N 7 13 29 do 100.
14 Yoholo harjo S 7 13 29 do
30 Sho far par ke E 14 13 29 D. M. McDougald & Co. 100.

Cussetaw on Chowockolo

8 Ho tun ne S 15 18 26 D. M. McDougald & Co. 100.
29 Lok te hi ke N 6 17 27 do 100.

Luchipoga

25 Oser micco (Kosar micco) N 17 18 25 S. C. Benton 100.
112 Minor (female) S 5 17 25 do 100.

Arbiccoochee

43 In ne har loc coo che E 4 17 11 D. M. McDougald & Co. 100.
77 No co silla hadjo E 13 17 10 do 100.
 $ 5,600


No Names of Reservee 1/2 Sec Twp Rng Names of Puchasers amount

Weogufka

12 Ko chus micco N 8 23 16 D. M. McDougald & Co. 100.
22 Kowe hadjo W 35 24 16 do 100.
41 Emarth lar che E 12 24 17 do 100.
42 Sup in gal gey E 35 24 16 do 100.
56 Chu ho poy a W 4 24 18 do 100.
76 To war thla hadjo N 18 24 18 do 100.
82 Oswitch Emarthlar E 4 24 18 do 100.
83 Arholle Emarthlar N 5 24 18 do 100.
84 Oke fus ke hadjo N 12 22 17 do 100.
93 Oche hadjo S 13 24 17 do 100.

Hitchopartarga

11 O tug ge li edey S 31 17 10 D. M. McDougald & Co. 250.

Toakpofkar

60 Fit to dick hadjo S 3 24 19 J. C. Watson & Co. 100.
84 Cob bich char hadjo N 30 24 19 do 100.
91 Co wo sart hadjo S 19 24 19 do 100.
97 Cho garta Yoholo S 3 24 19 do 100.
119 Cit tun wi N 36 24 18 do 100.
122 Coo sar bi chje S 36 24 18 do 100.

Sockopartoy

57 Hotalke Emarthlar W 29 24 20 J. C. Watson & Co. 200.
63 Stow wag ge E 25 24 19 do 100.

Oakchoy

29 Maw war hee S 12 21 20 J. C. Watson & Co. 100.
38 Ich ho kie S 13 22 19 do 250.
 $ 8,100


No Names of Reservee 1/2 Sec Twp Rng Names of Puchasers amount

Pockentallehasse

18 Par hose fixico W 17 21 17 J. C. Watson & Co. 100.
22 Tal lip hadjo W 8 22 17 do 100.
24 Oke chun fixico E 18 21 17 do 100.
44 At ho i gy E 13 22 16 do 100.
49 Al le ti ga E 8 22 17 do 100.
50 Tus tun nuck coo che E 36 22 16 do 100.
55 Se er sit li a S 9 22 17 do 100.
60 Tal war hadjo N 6 21 18 do 100.

Hitchetee

62 Ho si kay S 5 14 29 John Sims 400.

Cussetaw on Little Euchee

41 Lucy Mims (female) S 21 19 29 McDougald & Hudson 200.

Sowoccolo

chief Nea Micco (dead)
heirs Sar ho se (widow)
1 son Ochoty &
1 girl Shema
--- 18 13 30 McLendon & Averitt 900.

High Log, Euchee

102 Osooch tus tun nuckee (dead)
(money belongs to heirs)
S 8 15 28 Seaborn Thorn 100.

Chattoksofke

85 Lottie hadjo (dead)
(to be paid to Widow & heirs)
N 34 22 23 Daniel Neeves 150.

Euchee on Chattahooche

80 Tappenay (dead)
(to be paid to heirs)
W 25 14 26 John Sims 452.62
Total Amount $11,102.62


Office Indian Affairs
April 1841

Recieved of T. Hartley Crawford Commissioner of Indian Affairs $ 11,102.62 in the following funds

Viz: 72 certificates of deposit in the Planters & Mechanics Bank of Columbus for $ 100 each, 3 on same bank for $ 200 each & 1 for $250 in the same 6 certificates of the Bank of Columbus.  

Viz: 1 for $ 482.83, one for $ 15, one for $ 402.75, one for $ 400, one for $ 450 & one for $ 452, one note of the Bank of Decatur for $ 100, one ditto on the Bank of Mobile for $ 50, five notes on the Bank of Virginia for $ 100 each and 4 on the same Bank for $ 50 each.

April 24th 1841

Wm Armstrong
Act Supt W. T.