Cricket Six Killer – Claim # 234
Georgia Archives - Burns & Waters Valuation Book B - Island Town Valuations #2
Island Town, Chatooga River
Dec 1836 Tallatoo or Crickett Six Killer’s son
Dwelling house 48 by 16 ft, hewn logs & joist, story
& half high, eight foot entry in center of house, neatly
lain up, puncheon floors, chimney in each room 120.00
Corn crib 12 by 8 ft, round logs 10.00
14 small peach trees at .50 cents each 7.00
1 field 13 acres at 8 dollars per acre 104.00
George _ _ _ tt improvement near Walker Court House where his father’s family resided. House 14 by 16 ft, hewn logs, old 20.00
1 field 18 acres, old,
National Archives, Record Group 75, Entry 1125
National Archives Microfilm A17 - Decisions on Approved Spoliation Claims of the First Board of Cherokee Commissioners book 3, page 56
No. 1125 Claim of Cricket of Chatooga, Ga
Claimant duly sworn says that from six to fifteen years ago he had stolen from his possession by white men citizens of the U. States the following property to wit –
10 head of cattle worth $152. 2 head of horses worth $110. and 25 head of hogs worth $96.
Black Fox and Six Killer witnesses duly sworn fully sustains claimant in the above statements, and further say that they saw said property in the possession of white men.
The Committee reduce and allow this claim for $257. The Comm. approve the same 31st August 1838.
Joe Scraper Jr – April 2008