Lucindia Wagnon - Guion Miller Application # 4712   -Admitted, sister of #1539

Postal Address is Westville, Okla – Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory

 

Commissioner of Indian Affairs,  Washington, D. C.

SIR:

       I hereby make application for such share as may be due me of the fund appropriated by the Act of Congress approved June 30, 1906, in accordance with the decrees of the Court of Claims of May 18, 1905, and May 28, 1906, in favor of the Eastern Cherokees.  The evidence of identity is herewith subjoined.

 

1. State full name-- Lucindia Wagnon

            English name:

            Indian name:  See ne tla gwa le lee

2. Residence: 2 miles north Westville

3. Town and post office: Westville

4. County: Cherokee Nation

5. State:  Indian Territory

6. Date and place of birth:  Cherokee Nation about 1853

7. By what right do you claim to share?   If you claim through more than one relative living in 1851, set forth each claim separately: 1. Father Tah la doo or Cricket Sixkiller, 2. Sister Nancy Sixkiller, 3. Aunt Susie Sixkiller, 4. Grandfather Oo le ska sti Sixkiller

 

8. Are you married: Yes

9. Name and age of wife or husband:  Thomas F. Wagnon age 55    #4707

10. Give names of your father and mother, and your mother’s name before marriage.

            Father—English name: Crickett Sixkiller

                          Indian name:  Tah la doo  Su da la de he      

Mother –English name:  Debby Sixkiller

              Indian name:  Qua de

                          Maiden name:  Debby Wailey

11. Where were they born?

            Father:  born in Georgia

            Mother:  unknown

12. Where did they reside in 1851, if living at that time?

            Father:  Goingsnake District  Cherokee Nation

            Mother: Goingsnake District  Cherokee Nation

13. Date of death of your father and mother—

            Father:  died about 1863            Mother:  unknown

14. Were they ever enrolled for annuities, land, or other benefits?  If so, state when and where: Father Crickett Sixkiller on Roll 1851.  Mother Debby Sixkiller unknown

15. Name all your brothers and sisters, giving ages, and if not living, the date of death:

 

                        NAME.                                         BORN.                                                DIED.

1. Jacob Sixkiller                                unknown                                 about 1871

2. Nancy Sixkiller                                unknown                                 unknown

3. Jennie Blackwood                           unknown                                 1905

4. Jone Sixkiller                                  1855                                        living

5. Lucindia Wagnon                                                                            living

6. Jim Sixkiller                                    unknown                                 living

7. Susan Harris                                   unknown                                 1905

 

16. State English and Indian names of your grandparents on both father’s and mother’s side, if possible:

                                  FATHER’S SIDE                                  MOTHER’S SIDE

                        Oo le ska sti  Sixkiller                                     unknown

                        Grandmother unknown

           

17. Where were they born?  Oo le ska sti  Sixkiller born in Georgia

18. Where did they reside in 1851, if living at that time?  Cherokee Nation

19. Give names of all their children, and residence, if living; if not living, give dates of deaths:

(1)   English name: Crickett Sixkiller                 died in 1863

Indian name:   Tah la doo  Su da la de he 

Residence:        1 mile north Baptist Mission, Cherokee Nation

(2)   English name:  Redbird Sixkiller                 died in 1899

Indian name:    Toh chu wah  Su da la de he

Residence:       Cooweescoowee District, Cherokee Nation

(3)   English name:   Taylor Sixkiller                  died unknown

Indian name:    Gah ta gah  Su da la de he 

Residence:       Goingsnake District, Cherokee Nation

(4)   English name:  Peacheater Sixkiller

Indian name:   Qwa nah di chi gah unknown

(5)   English name:  Cherokee Nation

Indian name:    Frog Sixkiller

(6)   English name:  Wah lo se

Indian name:   Cherokee Nation

(7) English name:  Soldier Sixkiller                   unknown

      Indian name:   Oh ne yah we ske

(8)   English name:  Gah nick Sixkiller               dead

(9)   English name:  Delaware Sixkiller  unknown

(10) English name: Susie Sixkiller                     unknown

       Indian name:   Su sah ne

 

20. Have you ever been enrolled for annuities, land, or other benefits?  If so, state when and where: I have draw in 1894 strip payment, also file on land

 

            I solemnly swear that the foregoing statements made by me are true to the best of my knowledge and belief.

                                                (Signed)  Lucindia Wagnon

 

Subscribed and sworn to before me this  6th   day of   Dec    1906

            My commission expires

            

The Affidavit is witnessed by  M.L. Sheffield , having known  Lucindia Wagnon  for 12 years, and James Shell  for 12 years.