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Benjamin Crooks 'B.C.' Burney

Male 1844 - 1892  (48 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Crooks 'B.C.' Burney  [1, 2, 3
    Born 15 Jan 1844  Shreveport, Caddo Parish., LA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Nov 1892  Aylesworth, Pickens Co., Chickasaw Nation, IT Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I191236  Earnest
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2008 

    Father David Calhoun Burney,   b. 1820, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1871, Aylesworth, Pickens Co., Chickasaw Nation, IT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Lucy James,   b. Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1845, IT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married BEF. 1836  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F64655  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louisa 'Eliza' Alberson,   b. 1846, IT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1904, Durant, Blue Co., Choctaw Nation, IT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 11 Jan 1870  Tishomingo Co., MS Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7, 8
    Children 
    +1. Ada Bell Burney,   b. 15 Feb 1873, IT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1897  (Age 24 years)
     2. Susan Burney,   b. BEF. 1878
     3. Benjamin 'Bennie' Bennett Burney,   b. 7 May 1881, IT Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Paul Ernest Burney,   b. 17 Jun 1886, Aylesworth, Pickens Co., Chickasaw Nation, IT Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Arvilla Burney,   b. May 1888, IT Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F63230  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1151555] A Guide to the Indian Tribes of Oklahoma, Muriel H. Wright, (University of, Oklahoma Press, 1951).
      p.95, Chickasaw Governor, 1878-80;

    2. [S1150080] The Chronicles of Oklahoma, (Oklahoma Histtorical Society, Quarterly Journal).
      Vol. XVI, p.221;

    3. [S1150029] The Southern Indians, Don Martini, (Private Printing, 1993).

    4. 'gravestone says born 19 JAN 1844'.

    5. on his farm near Aylesworth, now Marshall Co., Ok; tombstone = 11/28/92.

    6. [S1150852] History of Indian Territory, Dr. D. C. Gideon, (1901).
      - they had 6 children, 4 reached mature years?

    7. [S1151243] Chickasaw Nation Records, microfilm CKN, (Oklahoma Historical Society, Oklahoma City, OK).

    8. [S1151236] Chickasaw Loves and Allied Families, Marie King Garland.
      p.174, married by Judge Nathaniel Love