More Wallen (sometimes Walden) family information from Indian Applications.The Elisha Walden (below) who died during the Civil War was actually Elisha Wallen.
(Note: In researching this family, I have found that Jerry M. Walden is sometimes Jeramiah, Elizabeth is called Bett by the family, Fannie E. has been listed as Sara E., Becca is really Mary Rebecca, and Serena is once listed as Marinda. Also, Elisha Walden, son of John and Nancy Young Walden, was in the Civil War and died soon after from the black smallpox.)
Name: John T. Walden Residence: LeFlore I.T. County: Choctaw Nation State: Indian Territory Date and place of birth: Center Paint Ark, April 25, 1855
By what right do you claim to share? By blood. I claim thru one relative. I claim through my grandmother, Millie Young, her Indian name was Millie Thompson
Are you married? Yes Name and age of wife/husband: Barbra Jane Waldon 53 years of age
Give names of your father and mother: Father: John Waldon Mother: Nancy Walden Maiden name: Nancy Young Where were they born? Father: I think it was in Alabama Mother: The same as above
Where did they reside in 1851? Arkansas
Date of death of your father and mother: Father: 1898 Mother: 1883
Name all brothers and sisters: 1. Jerry Walden, living 2. Elisha Walden, dead 3. James Walden, living 4. Geo. W. Walden, dead 5. John T. Walden, living 6. Elizabeth Walden, living 7. Millie Walden, living 8. Fannie Walden, living 9. Sherman Walden, living 10. Becca Walden, dead 11. Serena Walden in Ark.
State English and Indian names of your grandparents:
Father's side: John Walden Mother's side: John Young, Millie Young, Millie Thompson was Indian name
Give names of all their children and residence if living:
1. Elisha Young, Locus Grove, I.T. 2. Sallie Young (now Steward), Peggs, I.T. The above names are now living, I cannot give the death of the others.
Remarks: If you wish to get more information you can secure the same from Jerry Steward Peggs I.T. or Locus Grove I.T.