Ahlegee

By wjeffbishop • • 28 Nov 2018

The United States To Ah-le-gee native Cherokee of the
Eastern Nation Che-yo-hee Aquohee District Chartered limits of North Carolina,
Emigrated to this country in Jessee Bushy heads Detachment Now reside in
Deleware District (near to Richard Taylors) Cherokee Nation

                Spoliation
occasioned by emigration to this country

1838- To 1 round log cabbin (illegible) square floored
of(illegible)

wooden chimney good clapboard not valued by the assessing
agents                       $25.00

                2 Iron
pots $5.00 1 small do. $2.00                                                                            7.00

                2
small ovens and linds $4, 1 skillet 75                                                                     4.75

                1 set
of plates $1.00, 2 small Dishes-50                                                                   1.50

                1
large water pail $1.00, 2 small do. & Keelers                                                    1.87 ½

                4 Bed
quilts 1 at $10.00—3 at $5.00 each                                                              25.00

                2 Bed
steads—1 at $2—1 at $3.00                                                                             5.00

                1
Table $3.00—1 cupboard (small) $1.00                                                                4.00

                3
Table spoons $ 37 ½                                                                                                    .37
½

                                                                                                                                                ————————-

                                                                                                                                                                $76.90

Personally came before Ah-le-gee and after being duely
sworn deposeth and saith that by the operation of the united states troops she
was forced to Abandon the above property when forced to leave her home

Sworn to & subscribed before us

J.D Wofford        Special
clks for collecting

David Carter       claims,
Tahlequah District                             Ah-le-gee  her x mark

Cherokee Nation April 14th 1842

Personally came before us Naykee and after being duely
sworn Deposeth and saith that the above account is just as she know (illegible)
leave such property and considers the amount charged to be reasonable.

Sworn to & subscribed before us

J.D Wofford        Special
clks for collecting

David Carter       claims,
Tahlequah District                             Nakee
her x mark

Cherokee Nation April 14th 1842