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One of the early explorers of the Piedmont North Carolina was a German doctor, John Lederer. In the English Language account of his expedition
(Discoveried, London, 1672), Lederer tells of his experiences in Ushery Territory . This territory was along and between the Pee Dee and the Catawba
Rivers, and includes the North Carolina counties of Montgomery, Richmond, Anson, and Stanley, among others.

The British Surveyer-General, John Lawson, probably knew the native people of the Carolinas and Virginia better than any other European. His book,
History of North Carolina (London, 1714), is said to be the most accurate of all early publication about the New World. Lawson spent considerable time with
the Ushery Nation, and describes the people as reasonably handsome and as being trustworthy, courageous, and friendly.


In the early 1700's, the name Catawba was applied to the Southern Sioux. Colonel William Boyd, head of the survey party that established a dividing line
between North Carolina and Virginia about 1730, passed through Catawba towns. Boyd noted in his journal, "These Indians were all called formerly by the
general name of Usheroos, and were very numerous and powerful people." Col. Boyd also notes that a number of white people were living in Catawba
towns. (Ref: Lefler, H.T. and W.S. Powell, Coloial NC, A History; 1973. Rights, D.L., The American Indian in NC, 1947; Brown, D.S, The Catawba Indians:
The People of the River, 1967)

During his expedition through Surry County, Lederer traveled through Sara, where the Sara Indians dwelled. Today they are referred to as the Saura
Town Indians of Saura Town Mountain. In his journal Lederer noted: "From Sara I kept a south-southwest course until the 25th of June (1670) and then
reached Wisachy...The 26th of June, having crossed a fresh river which runs into the lake of Ushery I came to the town, which was more populous than
any I have seen before in my march." (History of Surry County or Annals of NW North Carolina by J.G. Hollingsworth, 1935, pp13)


USSERY SURNAME IN CHOCTAW and CHEROKEE ROLLS:


Name                   Tribe                   Record type

Albert                   Choctaw             enrollment
Anival                   Choctaw             enrollment
Calvin                   Choctaw             enrollment
Charles S.             Choctaw             enrollment
Charley                 Choctaw             enrollment
Claude                   Choctaw           enrollment
Dewey                   Choctaw           enrollment
Dolle L.                   Choctaw           enrollment
Dora L.                 Choctaw             enrollment
E. F.                     Choctaw             enrollment
Edith E.                 Choctaw             enrollment
Edward M.           Choctaw               enrollment
Elizabeth             Choctaw               enrollment
Ellen   F.               Choctaw             enrollment
Ellen F.                 Choctaw               enrollment
George                 Cherokee             enrollment
Harry W.               Choctaw               enrollment
Harvey C.             Choctaw               enrollment
Isaac                   Cherokee             enrollment
Jeremiah G.         Choctaw               enrollment
Jeremiah G.           Choctaw               enrollment
Jesse                   Choctaw             enrollment
Jesse P.               Choctaw               enrollment
Jesse P.               Choctaw               enrollment
Jesse Van             Choctaw               enrollment
John M.                 Choctaw               enrollment
Levina E.               Choctaw               enrollment
Matilda                 Choctaw               enrollment
Randall S.             Choctaw               enrollment
Roy                       Choctaw               enrollment
Sallie                     Cherokee             enrollment
Walter T.               Choctaw             enrollment

Company I, 1st Cherokee Mounted Volunteers:

USERY, D.C., Pvt
USERY, Isaac, Pvt  Isaac Tobie Ussery
USERY, James, Pvt  (James Usray)
USERY, John, Pvt.
USERY, Philip, Pvt
USERY, William, Sgt.
USERY, William Jr., Pvt.

Emigration Rolls 1817-35 (Those who filed to emigrate to Arkansas country and after 1828, to OK

URSERY, Phillip


Dawes Commission Rolls 1896
CHEROKEE ROOTS VOL. 2 --WESTERN CHEROKEE ROLLS 1898-1914

DAWES NO. / GUION MILLER

USSERY
Claude 2717 / 27587
Margaret A. E. 2716 / 27586
Nellie Elsie 2271-m / 27588
Sam 2715 / 27585
Sam 15693 / 27584*

*Cherokee By Blood: Guion Miller Application for Sam Ussery.

Applicant claims through his mother and grandmother who were enrolled by Drennen in Flint Dist. #626, 621. Misc. Test. P. 2942.
MISC. TESTIMONY P. 2942. APP #23328-21142
SAM USERY: "My name is Sam Usery. I was born in Candian Dist. I was born in 1877. I claim through my father, and my grandmother. My father's name
was Jim Ussery. Jim Ussery was born in Cherokee Nation in Illinois Dist. He was born between 1855 and 1860. It was Jim Ussery's mother that was an
Immigrant Cherokee. Her name in 1851 was Peggy Ussery*. She was living in Skin Bayou District in 1851. She would be enrolled in 1851 as Peggy Seabolt
or Peggy Foreman. Her mother's name was Akey. She was either living in Skin Bayou or Flint Dist. in 1851. Akey Seabolt was an Immigrant Cherokee, and
always a recognized member of the Cherokee tribe. See Flint 620 also 621. She has a sister named Pink McNally. My Dawes Commission number is
15693." SIGNED: Sam Ussery, Sallisaw, Okla, Sep 18, 1908" [Note: Peggy is the nickname for Margaret]

USSREY
George W. 15723
John 17435

USSRY
Ezehiel 3122 / 27589
Lavena 3121 / 12170

Citizenship Casefiles of the name USSERY:

USSERY, JESSE PETER  Tribe: Cherokee Case Number: 684
USSERY, M S Tribe: Cherokee Case Number: 2314
USSERY, WILLIAM  Tribe: Cherokee Case Number: 4161
USSERY, ELISH  Tribe: Cherokee Case Number: 4162

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The following is a transcription of the Guion Miller application #43926 ( which was rejected) for my gg-grandmother Martha Jane Ussery Shadrick
(Shadwick). Martha Jane was the daughter of Annual Ussery & Lavina Gunter. (Provided by  Kathy Harmon)

Special Commissioner of the Court of Claims, 601 Ouray Building, 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.

Note: Answers to all questions should be short, but complete. If you can not answer so state.

1.  State full name
English Name:     Martha Jane Shadwick
Indian Name:       None
2.  Residence and post office:   Wyandotte
3.   County:   Ottawa
4.   State:   Indian Territory
5.   How old are you?   48 years    Born Dec. 18, 1858
6.   Where were you born?   Dallas County, Missouri
7.   Are you married?   yes
8.   Name and age of wife or husband:  William Shadwick age 54 years
(this line is handwritten and appears as if the name was first Shadrick
then the "r" changed to a "w")
9.   To what tribe of Indians does he or she belong?   He is white
10.  Name all your children who were living on May 28, 1906, giving
their ages:
            NAME                              
AGE                                BORN
(1) William M. Shadwick               28 years      Oct. 1, 1878
(2) Cora A. Ward                      26 years      Oct. 6, 1880
(3) James A. Shadwick                 24 years      July 3, 1883
(4) Charles E. Shadwick               22 years      June 17, 1885
(5) Lula Bell Shadwick                16 years      Oct. 19, 1891
(6)  Howard Otto Shadwick             20 years      May 17, 1887
(7) Hue Marvin Shadwick               8 years       July 6, 1899

11. Give names of your father and mother, and your mother's name before marriage:

Father - English name:    Anual Ussery                Indian name:     None used
Mother - English name:   Levina Ussery                Indian name:     (She was Cherokee) Maiden name:   Levina Gunter

12. Where were they born?
Father:     Missouri
Mother:    Cherokee Nation, Tenn.  

13. Where did they reside in 1851, if living at that time?
Father:  Missouri
Mother:  Missouri

14. Date of death of your father and mother:
Father:  About 1863
Mother:  Living at Lynn Creek, Mo.

15. Were they ever enrolled for money, annuities, land or other benefits?  If so, state when, and where, and with what tribe of Indians:  Mother on the
emigrant Cherokee roll of 1851.  Not on other rolls of the Cherokee Nation on account of living out of the Nation.

16. Name all you brothers and sisters, giving ages, and residence if possible:

John F. Ussery          About 1853          Ketchum, I.Q.
Jesse Peter Ussery      About 1855          Vinita, I.T.
Juliet J. Edwards       About 1857          Henryetta, I.T.
William A. Ussery       About 1861          Damsel, Mo.
Anual Luther Ussery     About 1865          Wyandotte, I.T.
* Rose Ann Williams       About 1869          Indian Ter.
* Drury C. Taylor         About 1871          Neosho, Mo.
* Elnora Anderson         About 1873          Damsel, Mo.

*The last three were half brother and sister to the others, their father was Godrey M. Taylor.

17. State English and Indian names of your grandparents on both father's and mother's side, if possible:
 Father's Side                               Mother's Side                                                         
Peter and Dianna Ussery            William and Emaline nee Phelps
Gunter               nee Adkins                           
                                    

18. Where were they born?  Cherokee Nation East.

19. Where did they reside in 1851, if living at that time?
Maternal grand-parents died before 1851

20. Give names of all their children, and residence, if possible:
(1)  Columbus C. Gunter                     Living in Indiana
(2)  Thomas Gunter                          Lost during civil war
(3)  Allen T. Gunter                        Lost in 1871 in Texas
(4)  William Benton Gunter                  Lost when a child
(5)  Levina Gunter (Mother)                 Living, Lynn Creek, Mo.

21. Have you ever been enrolled for money, annuities, land or other benefits?  If so, state when and where, and with what tribe of Indians:
Not on the rolls of the Cherokee Nation on account of living    out of the Nation.

22. To assist in identification, claimant should give the full English names, if possible, of their parents and grandparents back to 1835:
My Maternal Grand-parents, William and Emaline Gunter nee Phelps  were living in the Cherokee Nation in 1835.

Remarks
(Under this head the applicant may give any additional facts which will assist in proving his claim)

***nothing listed*****

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

Signature:  Martha Jane Shadwick

Subscribed and sworn to before me the 30th day of Sept 1907.
C.B. Cove (?)
Notary Public
My commission expires Mar 3 1908

AFFIDAVIT

(The following affidavit must be sworn to by two or more witnesses who are well acquainted with the applicant.)

Personally appeared before me Javis L. Fortnes(?) and Robert Schiffbaws(?), who being duly sworn, on oath depose and say that they
are well acquainted with Martha Jane Shadwick who makes the foregoing application and statements, and have known her for 8 years and 10 years,
respectively, and know her to be the identical person she represents herself to be, and that the statements made by her are true, to the best
of their knowledge and belief, and they have no interest whatever in her claim.

Witnesses to mark.                                   Signature of
Witnesses
                                             Jav L. Fortnes (?)
                                             Robt Schifbbaws(?)

Subscribed and sworn to before me this 30th day of Sept. 1907.
My commission expires Mar 3 1908         C.B. Cove
                                                           
Notary Public

NOTE:  Affidavits should be made, whenever practicable, before a notary public, or clerk of the court, if sworn to before an Indian agent
or disbursing agent of the Indian service, it need not be executed before a notary, etc.
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Note: The 1910 Ok Census, Ottawa County, Town of Wyandotte shows "Shadrick" not "Shadwick". Charles Everett Shadrick (son of William and Martha
Jane (Ussery) Shadrick) always spelled his name with and "r" instead of a "w". This is how his Social Security # was issued.

Background information about the Miller Roll:

The Miller Roll was compiled as a result of three court cases brought by the Cherokees against the United States Government.  These suits concerned
grievances arising out the the 1835 Treaty--the removal treaty that had relinquished Cherokee lands in the east.  In 1905, the U.S. Court of Claims
ruled in favor of the Cherokees, and the following year Congress appropriated one million dollars to settle the claim.  The task of
identifying those persons eligible to receive a share of these funds was assigned to Guion Miller, special commissioner of the Court of claims.

The court decree stated that individuals alive on May 28, 1906, who could establish the fact that at the time of the 1835 Treaty, they were members
of the Eastern Cherokee tribe or were descendants of such persons, were entitled to share in the distribution of funds.  Applications for minors
were to be filed by the parents or guardians; applications for individuals who had died after May 28, 1906, were to be filed by their children or
legal representatives.

More than 45,000 applications, representing about 90,000 individual claimants, were filed between 1906 and 1908.  A total of 30,820 persons
were found to be eligible for a share of the funds and are listed on the Miller Roll.
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Miller Roll Application #11688 (Jesse Peter USSERY)

Notes made by the U.S. enrolling agent on the cover page of this application show Jessie Peter Ussery of Aubry, TX, was rejected for the
Miller Roll because his ancestors weren't on the earlier eastern emigrant Cherokee rolls.  If his ancestors were Cherokees, they would have been "Old
Settlers"' the term used for those who moved west before the removal treaty was signed in 1835.  On the second cover page the enrolling agent noted the
application numbers of five people related to Jessie Ussery (#32183 - John M. Ussery;  #31284 - William A. Ussery;  #31285 - Jesse V. Ussery;  #43910
- John F. Ussery;  #43926 - Martha Jane Shadwick).  This file also contains Jessie Ussery's supplemental application for his six children and several
pieces of correspondence.


Guion Miller Rolls 1909


SHADWICK:
Alice  Rol1 #2340
Clair -2343
Eddie Lonzo -2346
Ensola - 2345
Erven - 2344
Manuel 2341
Mary L. 2342



Hester Rolls 1883 - Roll of Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in 1883.


SHADWICK:
Abraham 2146
Adeline 2142
Benjamin 2145
Henry  2141
James 2139
John 2140
Marion 2143
Martha 2138
Samantha 2144

Swetland Roll 1869-  

SHAD,  Chee La Chih Tee -425
SHAD, E Cho Co Coo Ne  423
SHAD, The Water 422
SHAD, U TE  424
SHADYWICK, James A  1786
SHADYWICK, Matha  1785

No Shadwicks in the Siler Rolls


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Miller Application #11688 (Jessie Peter Ussery)

Special Commissioner of the Court of Claims,
601 Ouray Building, 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.

Note:  Answers to all questions should be short, but complete.  If you can not answer so state.

1.  State full name-
English Name:   Jessie Peter Ussery    
Indian Name:       None
2.  Residence:  Vinita will be in 10 or 15 days
3.  Town and Post Office:  Vinita "  "  " "   (***This has been lined thru and changed to Aubrey, Texas)
4.   County:   I don't know county (***Lined thru)
5.   State:  Indian Territory (***Lined thru)
6.   Date and place of birth:  borned 1863 Dallas County Mo   
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:  I
claim through my mother Levinia E Song(?) nee Gunter who was the   daughter of William Gunter.  Also through my father Anuel Ussery son of Peter
Ussery.     

8.   Are you married?   yes
9.   Name and age of wife or husband:  Ellen F. Ussery
10. Give names of your father and mother, and your mother's name before
marriage:
Father - English name:  Annuel Ussery
            Indian Name:  -
Mother - English name:  Levina E. Gunter
             Indian name:  -
            Maiden name:  Levina E. Gunter
11. Where were they born:
Father:  Springfield MO
Mother: Sequaohey Valey Tennessee
12. Where did they reside in 1851, if living at that time?
Father:  near Buffalo MO
Mother:   "        "        "
13. Date of death of your father and mother--
Father:  1864          Mother:  Living
14. Were they ever enrolled for annuities, land, or other benefits?  If so,
state when and where:
I think not
15. Name all you brothers and sisters, giving ages, and residence if
possible:
         Name                                 Born                     
Died
(1)  John F. Ussery                         1853
(2)  Jessie P. "                          1855
(3)  Juliett G.  "                          1857
(4)  Martha J. "                           1859
(5)  Wm. A.  "                            1861
(6)  A. Luther "                           1864    

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
I do not know but think mothers Indian name is Gunther.  Father I
don't know.

17. Where were they born?  I think in Tennessee or Georgia.  I do not know
which one of the states.

18. Where did they reside in 1851, if living at that time?  they were dead

19. Give names of all their children, and residence, if possible:
(1)  English name:  Columbus Gunter
    Indian Name:  I don't know
    Residence:  Indiana Harveyburg
(2)  English name:  Thomas Gunter
    Indian name:  -
    Residence:  don't
(3)  English name:  Allen Gunter
    Indian name:  -
    Residence:  don't know
(4)  English name:  Benton Gunter
    Indian name:  -
    Residence:  -
(5)  English name:
    Indian name:
    Residence:

20. Have you ever been enrolled for money, annuities, land or other
benefits?  If so, state when and where, and with what tribe of
Indians:  no

21.  To expedite identification, claimants should give the full English and
Indian names, if possible, of their paternal and maternal
ancestors back to 1835:
William Gunter or Gunther my grandfather
Peter Ussery my grand father is as far as I know and do not know
Indian names.

Remarks
(Under this head the applicant may give any additional facts which will
assist in proving his claim)

John Gunther my grandfathers cousin was enrolled in the Cherokee
Nation
Frank Ussery my own cousin was enrolled Citizen in the Cherokee Nation
near Salisaw his post office

  Note - Answers should be brief but explicit; the words "Yes,"
"No," "Unknown," etc, may be used in                      cases where
applicable.  Read questions carefully.

I solemnly swear that the foregoing statements made by me are true to
the best of my knowledge and      belief.
Signature:  Jessie Peter Ussery
Subscribed and sworn to before me the 16th day of January, 1906.
Notary PublicMy commission expires  July 18th, 1909
Notary Public_______________

Affidavit
(The following affidavit must be sworn to by two or more witnesses who are
well acquainted with the applicant.)
Personally appeared before me John A. Weeks and John B. Meacham, who,
being duly sworn, on oath depose and say that they are well acquainted with
Jessie P. Ussery, who makes the foregoing application and statements, and
have known him for 4 years and 4 years, respectively, and know him to be
the identical person he represents himself to be, and that the statements
made by him are true, to the best of their knowledge and belief, and they
have no interest whatever in his claim.
Signatures of witnesses:
J.A. Weeks
J.B. Meacham
Subscribed and sworn to me this 16th day of January, 1906
My commission expires:  July 18, 1909
Notary Public: G.W. Good___(?)
Note - Affidavits should be made, wherever practicable, before a notary
public, clerk of the court, or before a person having a seal.  If sworn to
before an Indian agent or disbursing agent of the Indian service, it need
not be executed before a notary, etc.
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Supplemental Application for Minor Children

Special Commissioner of the Court of Claims,
601 Ouray Building, Washington, D.C.

Sir:
I hereby make application for such share as may be due my  minor children
of the fund appropriated by the Act of Congress approved June 30, 1906, in
accordance with the decree of the Court of Claims May 18, 1905, and May 28,
1906, in favor of the Eastern Cherokees, and I ask that this be made part
of my original application No. 11688

1.  State your full name:  Jesie Peter Ussery
2.  Residence and Post Office:  Albia, I
3.  County:  Cherokee Nation
4.  State:  Indian Territory
5.  Date and place of birth:  May 20, 1855 Dallas Co. Missouri.
6.  Are you married?  Yes
7.  Name and age of wife or husband:  Ellen F. Ussery  age 53 years
8.  To what tribe of Indians, if any, does he or she belong?  She is white
9.  Names of all your children who were living on May 28, 1906:
               Name                         Age               Born
(1)  Walter T. Ussery              33 years         Feb. 12, 1874
(2)  John M. Ussery                30 years         Nov, 30, 1876
(3)  Jessee V. Ussery            25 years         Mar. 18, 1882
(4)  Charles L. Ussery            21 years                        1886
(5)  Matilda Chick                   19 years          Apr. 18, 1888
 Randall S. Ussery           14 years          Apr. 20, 1893
(6)  Harvey C. Ussery             9 years           Nov. 30, 1897

10. Were they ever enrolled for money, annuities, land, or other benefits:
If so, state when and where, and with what tribe of Indians:  They were not
on any pay rolls of the Cherokee Nation.

Remarks
(Under this head the applicant may give any additional facts which will assist in proving his claim.)
***None listed***

I solemnly swear that the foregoing statements made by me are true to the best of my knowledge and belief.
Signature:  Jessie Peter Ussery
Subscribed and sworn to before me this 30th day of May 1907.
Notary Public________
My commission expires:  Dec. 4, 1909

Affidavit
(The following affidavit must be sworn to by two or more witnesses who are
well acquainted with the applicant.)

Personally appeared before my William L. Goerge and Laura Reed who, being duly sworn, on oath depose and say that they are well acquainted with
Jessie Peter Ussery who makes the foregoing application and statement, and have known him for 30 years and 33 years, respectively, and know him to be
the identical person he represents himself to be, and that on May 28, 1906 he had the children living as above set forth, and that the statements made
by him are true, and they have no interest whatever in his claim.

Signatures of Witnesses:
William L. George
Laura Reed
Subscribed and worn to before me this 30th day of May, 1907.
Notary Public__________
My commission expires Dec. 4, 1909.
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Correspondence:  (Transcribed as written: no correction of spelling, etc.)

Appl. #11688
February 6, 1908

Jesse Ussery
Aubrey, Texas

Sir:
Relative to your application for participation in the fund arising from the judgment of the court of Claims in favor of the Easter Cherokees,
give the date and place of your mother's birth, and indicate carefully the name under which you think she was enrolled in 1851.
Give the full English and Indian names of our grandparents on your mother's side, and state where they resided in 1834-35, and when they moved
west.

Very respectfully,
Chief Clerk
CHB/ALS
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J.P. Ussery
Blacksmith.
General Repairer of Wagons, Buggies, Plows
All Work First-Class

Feb 10 1908
Aubrey Texas

Sir in regard to your questions of claim appl. no #11688 my mother was born in Sequarcha Vally tenn. in the year 1831.  i don't know wheather my mother
was enrolled or not  they came west in 1833.  they came on a boat from gunther landing tenn river to Boonville Mo. and was thear in 1834-1835.
William and Martha Emmaline Gunter English gunther Indian.
Respectfuly
Jessie P. Ussery
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R.A. Seymour,
DEALER IN
Drugs, Medicines, Paints, Oils
Confectioneries, Notions, Etc.
(**Stationary Heading)
Wyandotte, Okla. June 8th, 1908

Mr. Guian Miller
Washington D.C.

Dear Sirs-
I will give you date of Blance Ussery birth, She was borned- May 15th 1906
John F, Ussery borned - Oct. 13th. 1903
Rosie Grace Ussery _ Borned April 12th. 1899
Maggie May Ussery - Borned June 4th. 1893
Willie Ussery Died - Jan. 9th. 1892
Chas. Ussery Died- Aug. 31st. 1897
Lucy Bell Usery -Died Oct. 7 1889

I just made application for the 4 children living, I did not know wheather the children Dead would come in or not:
yours Truly.
A.L. Ussery
(Note: letter above was type written)
please inform me if any thing further (handwritten at bottom of letter)
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J.P. Ussery
Albia, Ind. Ter
May 14  190?
Cominisinouer of Indian affairs
My application no is 11688 and it will tell you that i was in the Chrenesa(?) Nation at the time of the allotment in the Cherokee nation and
i want to know if i will be allowed any land in the Cherokee nation.  Pleas ans soon and send me some application blanks for me and my children and my
grandchildren
J.P. Ussery
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June 7, 1909
Howe Texas
to the cominissioner of indian affairs.
Sirs
as i haven't herd from you for over a year i will write a few lines the no of my application is 11688 and if we have bin inrolled pleas ans this and
tell me.
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Dec. 10 1909
McKinney Texas
Mr. Guion Miller
Special Commissioner.
in regard to the Cherokee fund.  i want to ask for some information. in the last letter that i rec. you said our claims was all approved rattified and
confirmed. and i thought was to be settled this fall.  an its five months since i herd any word from you.

Claim no 11688
pleas ans and tell me if we are entitled to any of the Cherokee funds and if we are entitled to any land in the Cherokee allotment.  and if we ___
and ____are not entitled to any thing we dont want it and will step down and out.

respectfuly
Jessie P. Ussery

All. No. 11688

December 13, 1909
Jessie P. Ussery,
McKinney
Texas
Sir:
Replying to your letter of December 10, 1909, you are advised that the time for filing exceptions to my report has expired, but it will probably
be some time before the decision in any particular case, in which an exception has been filed, will be announced.
Very respectfully,
Special Commissioner
NLC.