Martha Lucinda Emberlin Eastern Cherokee Applications of the U. S. Court of Claims 1906 - 1909 MARTHA LUCINDA EMBERLIN Mineral Wells Palo Pinto Texas Age 31, born 1875 in Parker Co. Texas Married to ROBERT LEVI EMBERLIN I belong to Cherokee tribe. Children MARY LISEBETH EMBERLIN, age 14, born 1892 in Parker Co. EMMA CAROLIN EMBERLIN, age 11, born 1895 Parker Co. ROSA ADILINE EMBERLIN age 9 born 1897 Parker Co. EFFIE JEWEL EMBERLIN age 8 born 1899 Parker Co. HAZEL LANELL / LAVELL EMBERLIN age 5 born 1901
Parents JAMES ANDREW WHARTON MARY CATHERINE WILSON Father born in Arkansas Mother born in Texas
Parents resided in 1851: Father in Arkansas; mother not born. Mother died Dec. 2, 1885 Not enrolled for money, annuities land or other benefits Brothers and sistersl EASTER CAROLINE WHART born Sept. 28, 1877, died 1898 WILLIAM JESSE WHART born in Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto Co. Feb. 9, 1880 ROBERT ANDREW WHARTON born in Mineral Wells May 27, 1882.
State English and Indian names of your grandparents on both father’s and mother’s side. Father side JOHN WHARTON
Mother’s side MARTHA WHARTON MARTHA WHITELEY Martha Whitely was daughter of LUCY MAYNARD who was Cherokee by blood who marreid JAMES WHITELEY. They were born in Tennessee and Alabama In 1851, they were residing in Arkansas.
Names of all children and residence, if possible. SAMUEL WHITELY WHARTON, dead RACHEL JANE WHITELY dead JAMES ANDREW WHARTON at Mineral Wells, JOHN HENRY WHARTON at Brazos, Palo Pinto Co. SARAH CATHERINE GRAYBILL, dead. NANCY CAROLINE WHITE at Millsap, Texas.
22: To assist in identification, claimant should give full English and Indian names and grandparents back to 1835: J. A. WHARTON born 1846; M. C. WHARTON 1856; JOHN WHARTON 107; MARTHA WHARTON 1818, daughter of LUCY MAYNARD who Cherokee by blood. Additional facts: They were application made for us by my father J. A. WHARTON to the Dawes Committee and was rejected on not being in the territory at that time.
Signed by Martha L. Emberlin on August 5, 1907, notarized by J. Cook, notary public. Affidavit sworn by two or more witnesses who ware well acquainted with the applicant W. H. HATFIELD and A. C. KENDRICK, known her for 20 and 19 years, respectively,
ANDERSON P. CAGLE of Seminole Nation, Indian Territory, Konawa P. O., as attorney.