Cherokee Nation Pensioners, 1883

The following is a list of pensioners in the Cherokee Nation on the pension roll on 1 January 1883. Included are the pension certificate number, post office address of pensioner, cause for which pensioned, the rate of the pension per month and the date the pension was originally allowed. The original list was ordered by post office address but we have arranged it by name for ease of searching.

Certificate Name Post Office Cause Rate Date allowed
65889 Sarah Acorn Tahlequah widow 8.00 April 1881
65890 Ah-he-tah Fort Gibson widow 8.00 April 1881
186768 Jeff Balon Locust Grove g.s.w. arm 1.00 April 1881
67209 James H. Bendure Chouteau Station g.s.w. hand 2.00 July, 1866
192659 Henry Bergdorf Fort Gibson injury to abdomen 4.00 August 1881
209798 Harris Bird Echo g.s.w. back, hip 8.00 May, 1882
68129 Ezekial G. Brimmage Webber’s Falls dis. eyes 8.00 July, 1866
65873 Ce Ka-ya Tahlequah widow 8.00 April 1881
221433 Amos Chapman Camp Supply g.s.w., ampt. leg 18.00 November 1882
131334 Henry Clay Garfield g.s.w. neck 2.00 January 1875
186770 Aaron Crittenden Tahlequah g.s.w. leg 2.00 April 1881
64060 Nancy Dameron Vinita widow 8.00 August 1867
164160 Minerva Davis Fort Gibson widow 8.00 April 1881
49304 Kendle E. Dryden Fort Gibson g.s.w. hand, arm 18.00
65877 Susan Falling Tahlequah widow 8.00 April 1881
104644 Jane Harlen Wau-hil-lau widow 8.00 April 1881
169656 Warren E. Harvey Fort Gibson mal. poisoning 8.00 June, 1880
109743 Martha A. Hooper Tahlequah mother 8.00 March 1868
4685 George W. Hughes Tahlequah wd. thigh 10.00 August 1868
129762 Absalom Hyde Fort Gibson g.s.w. elbow 8.00 September 1874
112828 Is-fi-a-gee Fort Gibson widow 8.00 April 1881
100560 Enoch F. Jackman Coody’s Bluff inj. to spine 8.00 October 1869
104626 Martha Kennard Fort Gibson widow 8.00 April 1881
191878 Ker-ta-ke Locust Grove widow 8.00 April 1881
178234 Henry J. M. Key Lightning Creek chr. hepatitis 4.00 October 1880
188015 John P. Laughlin Lightning Creek 12.00 April 1880
82348 James C. Leahy Tahlequah g.s.w. thigh 8.00 June, 1867
75176 Ira H. Lewis Tahlequah phthisis, pulmonary 18.00 October 1872
81768 William A. Lewis Tahlequah g.s.w. arm 12.00 December 1877
112855 Mally Fort Gibson widow 8.00 April 1881
179050 Patrick Martin Oo-wa-la g.s.w. thigh 6.00 November 1880
195406 Marion McCullough Vinita minor of 14.00 April 1882
133029 Robert J. McManus Fort Gibson g.s.w. leg 4.00 November 1875
29910 Solomon Mooney Eldridge g.s.w. arm 4.00 June, 1864
104637 Nelly Tahlequah widow 8.00 April 1881
186757 Noo-tar-wee Tahlequah g.s.w. hand 6.00 April 1881
186752 O’K’stam-toha noughta Flint g.s.w. wrist, leg 2.00 April 1881
104671 Oo-tah-yi Tahlequah widow 8.00 April 1881
186769 John Pickup Tahlequah g.s.w. leg, hip 4.00 April 1881
104633 Rachel Tahlequah widow 8.00 April 1881
186764 John Ratt Flint g.s.w. leg, ankle 2.00 April 1881
217403 Presley B. Riggs Carey’s Ferry blood poisoning 8.00 August 1882
88649 James H. Rogers Lightning Creek wd. r. leg 4.00 January 1868
104656 Naomi Ross Tahlequah widow 8.00 December 1867
106865 Joseph H. Ruddles Oo-wa-la chr. diar., debility 3.00 December 1870
68910 Lester Schneider Fort Gibson blind 72.00
186759 Ska.-qua Lightning Creek g.s.w. knee 6.00 April 1881
54470 Samuel Smith Tahlequah g.s.w. shldr., lung 8.00 December 1865
198283 Hueston Smith Vinita g.s.w. knee 2.00 November 1881
87271 William Smith Choteau g.s.w. hip 18.00
121963 John M. Taylor Tahlequah g.s.w. side, dis. eyes 72.00
105261 William Thomas Fort Gibson w. leg by cannon ball 4.00 September 1870
191914 Kate Timberleg Fort Gibson widow 14.00 April 1881
65876 Too-na Tahlequah widow 8.00 April 1881
112846 Too-ni Pigeon Tahlequah widow 8.00 April 1881
66313 Sally Vann Fort Gibson widow 8.00 April 1881
46204 Geo.S. Walker Vinita w. l. hand 11.25 July, 1865
104636 Aky Walker Tahlequah widow 8.00 December 1867
104645 Eliza’h Walking Stick Tahlequah widow 8.00 February 1871
164160 William Waltamyer Fort Gibson injury to abdomen 6.00 January 1880
206721 Samuel Williams Fort Gibson g.s.w. face, partl. deafness 6.00 April 1882
4038 Charles B. Wingfield Vinita loss fingers 12.00
66176 Margaret Woodall Tahlequah widow 8.00 March 1866
104651 Lizzie Woodward Tahlequah widow 8.00 April 1881
131107 Daniel Young Fort Gibson g.s.w. side 6.00 December 1874

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