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    1. Freedmen Project-APP.# 23232 Lizzie Robinson, Brown, Little, Cobbell, Ross, Penn
    2. APP.# 23232 Lizzie Robinson, Brown, Little, Cobbell, Pennington, Ross, Munell,Martin Hi Everyone, PLEASE NOTE ALL RESPONSES TO QUESTION ARE IN CAPS. Below are the questions asked on the Miller Applications I have sent you info on in the Freedmen Project work. I hope to get at least one a week submitted. For those of you who cannot afford these NARA applications, I would advise that after you confirm it is your line, that you send for the packet, for source proof. Remember geneology is nothing without documentation. Page 1) Application #23232 Action Taken--ADMITTED Name of applicant--LIZZIE ROBINSON No. of children-6 Residence--LENAPAH,OKLA Reason-----DAUGHTER OF #557 AND CLAIMS THRU SAME SOURCE. Page 2) 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, appoved June 30, 1906, in accordance with the decrees of the COURT of CLAIMS of May 18,1905, and May28, 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. Question # 1) State full name:English name-LIZZIE ROBINSON Indian name- #2)Residence and Post Office-LENAPAH #3)County-CHEROKEE NATION #4)State-INDIAN TERRITORY #5)How old are you?-45 #6)Where were you born?-CHEROKEE NATION #7)Are you married?-YES #8)Name and age of wife or husband-JAKE ROBINSON #9)To what tribe of Indians do he or she belong?-NOT ANY #10)Name all your children who were living on May 28, 1906, giving their ages. Name--ARTHUR ROBINSON Age--28 Born--1879 Name--FRED ROBINSON Age--25 Born--1882 Name--ELNORA M.MUNELL Age--22 Born--1885 Name--LOLA ROBINSON Age--17 Born--1890 Name--FOLLIO ROBINSON Age--9 Born--1898 Name--DELLA ROBINSON Age--12 Born--1895 Name--HANNAH ROBINSON Age--7 Born--1900 Name--FE_EN ROBINSON Age--5 Born--1902 Name--OPEL ROBINSON Age--3 Born--1904 #11)Give names of your father and mother, and your mothers maiden name before marriage. Father- english name: GEORGE H BROWN Indian name: Mother- english name:LAHALA BROWN Indian name: Maiden name:LAHALA MARTIN #12)Where were they born? Father-GEORGIA Mother-IND.TERR Page #3 #13)Where did they reside in 1851, if living at this time? Father-IND.TERR Mother-IND.TERR #14)Date of death of your father and mother: Father-LIVING Mother-LIVING #15)Were they ever enrolled for money, annuities, land, or other benifits? If so, state when and were. Answer--ON ALL CHEROKEE ROLL AT TALAQUAH TAKEN THEIR ALLOTMENT IN CHEROKE NATION #16)Name all your brothers and sisters, giving ages, and residence if possible. Name--SILAS BROWN Born-- Died-- Name--PEARL BROWN Born-- Died-- Name--MARY LITTLE Born-- Died-- Name--LIZZIE ROBINSON {name crossed out} Born-- Died-- Name--ANNA COBBELL Born-- Died-- Name--RACHELL PENNINGTON Born-- Died-- #17)State English name and Indian names of your grandparents on both father's and mother's side, if possible. Fathers side: DONT KNOW Mothers side:RACHEL BROWN #18)Where were they born? MOTHER BORN IN GEORGIA #19)Where did they reside in 1851, if living at that time? MOTHER IN GEORGIA #20)Give names of all their children, and residence, if possible: 1) PERRY ROSS 2) SILAS ROSS 3) SALLIE ROSS 4) ABBIE BROWN 5) JENNA BROWN 6) GEORGE H. BROWN Page 4 #21)Have you ever been enrolled for money, annuities, land, or other benifits? If so, state when and were,and with what tribe of Indians. Answer--ALL CHEROKEE ROLLS AT TAHLQUAH HAVE TAKEN MY ALLOTMENTS IN CHEROKEE NATION #22)To assist in identification, claiment should give the full English and Indian names, if possible, of their parents and grandparents back to 1835. Answer-- Remarks- Section) Under this head the applicant may give any additional facts which will assist in providing his claim. Answer-- Legal- Section ) I solemnly swear that the forgoing statements made by me are true to the best of my knowledge and belief. Signature-LIZZIE HER X MARK ROBINSON Witness to her mark: YEANNAH VARMER Subscribed and sworn to before me this 31st day,of MAY 1907. Notary Public-JOHN A KIDD Affidavit) (The following affidavit must be sworn to by two or more witnesses, who are well acquainted with the applicant.) Personally appeared before me HANNAH VANN and LEE CORBIN, who being duly sworn, on oath depose and say they are well acquainted with LIZZIE ROBINSON who makes the foregoing application and statements, and have known HER for 27 years and 20 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- Signatures of witnesses-YEANNAH VARMER LEE CORBIN Subscribed and sworn to me, before me this 31st day of May, 1907. Notary signature-JOHN A. KIDD Notary commission expires-NOV.19TH, 1908. 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 before a notary, etc.-------------------------------------------------------------------------- ---------------------------------------------MY PERSONAL NOTE:Pages after that include letters written to the BIA about their claim. Some have additional papers, others do not. NOTE-- Bright Star Freedmen Project 2005

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