I came across some interesting info about Charles Burkham b. 1785. 23rd congress 1st session, 1-21-1834. S70. A bill was introduced into The Senate and H.R. to appropriate money to pay Charles Burkham & others for service as spies to Ark. Militia in 1830 on the frontier of the Territory of Ark.
AHQ Disturbance of the Arkansas - Texas border.1827-1831
Chrinicles of Oklahoma Vol. 19n no. 1, page 48. This is on line.
"The Mystery of Miller Co., Ark. Genealogy Society of Craig- head Co., Ark.