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Nathaniel W. Ligon
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Birth: Sep. 2, 1886
Death: Nov. 21, 1935
Oklahoma, USA

Nathaniel "Nat" LIGON, born the 2nd child of Bettie and "Hadley" LIGON in Burneyville, Indian Territory. Nathaniel was listed as a Choctaw Freedmen on Dawes Card # 106. The land he received for his allotment in 1907 appears to gone by 1910, reason unknown.

By 1917 Nat was 30 years of age, working as a Porter at the Chickasha Hospital in Chickasha, OK; married and a father according to his draft registration card.

Nathaniel served honorably in the 809th Pioneer Infrantry as a sargent and served with some distinguished men, Samuel Walton Jr., Thomas Davis, Fred Jones a noted inventor and Howard P. Drew, the first black judge in the city of Hartford, CT.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Hadley Ligon (1856 - 1932)
  Bettie Love Ligon (1865 - 1912)
 
 Siblings:
  Mabel Ligon Douglas (1884 - 1912)*
  Nathaniel W. Ligon (1886 - 1935)
  Clarence Ligon (1892 - 1919)*
  Gladys Ligon Nero (1895 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hickory Cemetery
Woodford
Carter County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Terry Ligon
Record added: Jun 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38132113
Nathaniel W. Ligon
Added by: Terry Ligon
 
Nathaniel W. Ligon
Added by: Terry Ligon
 
Nathaniel W. Ligon
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