Chickasaw Nation

The Chickasaw Nation is a federally recognized Native American nation, located in Oklahoma. They are one of the members of the Five Civilized Tribes. The Chickasaw Nation was created after the Chickasaw people were forcibly removed by the US federal government to Indian Territory in the 1830s.

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Chickasaw People - Notable Chickasaws
... Bill Anoatubby, Governor of the Chickasaw Nation since 1987 Charles David Carter, Democratic U ... Congressman from Oklahoma Levi Colbert, Chickasaw language translator Tom Cole, Republican U.S ... first Native American in space Linda Hogan, Writer-in-Residence of the Chickasaw Nation Miko Hughes, actor Wahoo McDaniel, pro wrestler, Pro Football Leona Mitchell, opera ...
Notable Chickasaw Nation Tribal Members
... Bill Anoatubby, Governor of the Chickasaw Nation since 1987 Jack Brisco and Gerry Brisco, pro-wrestling tag team Charles David Carter, Democratic U ... first enrolled Native American member to travel in space Linda Hogan, Writer-in-Residence of the Chickasaw Nation Douglas H ... Johnston, governor of Chickasaw Nation 1897-1902 and 1902-1939 Neal McCaleb, civil engineer and politician Jerod Impichchaachaaha' Tate, composer and pianist Traditional Native ...
Confederate Units Of Indian Territory - Chickasaw Nation
... 1st Regiment of Chickasaw Infantry 1st Regiment of Chickasaw Cavalry 1st Battalion of Chickasaw Cavalry Shecoe's Chickasaw Battalion of Mounted Volunteers ...
James C. Nance - Native American Service Award From Chickasaw Nation
... Governor Bill Anoatubby of The Chickasaw Nation of Oklahoma ... wife Ayleene was a registered member of The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and had unregistered ancestors in The Chickasaw Nation of Oklahoma ...
Chickasaw People - History - Removal Era (1837) - American Civil War (1861)
... The Chickasaw Nation was the first of the Five Civilized Tribes to become allies of the Confederate States of America ... to the sectional conflict, the US Army abandoned Fort Washita, leaving the Chickasaw Nation defenseless against the Plains tribes ... The Chickasaw passed a resolution allying with the Confederacy, which was signed by Governor Cyrus Harris on May 25, 1861 ...

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