|Death: ||Sep. 12, 1896|
Sarah 'Sally' Oxberry was born 1781. Sarah died 12 SEP 1896 in Colbert, Panola Co., Chickasaw Nation, IT, at 115 years of age. Her body was interred Sep 1896 in Love Cemetery, nr Colbert, Bryan Co., OK. She married twice.
She married Martin Colbert. Martin was born circa 1795. Martin was the son of Maj. Levi "Itawamba Minco" Colbert and Temusharhoctay 'Dollie' (Schtimmarshashoctay). Martin died 1840 in Horn Lake, DeSoto Co., MS, at 45 years of age. Conflicting evidence states that Martin was born in MS, 1782.(273) He was a student in Greenville, TN, circa 1815. School: Greenville College. Conflicting evidence states that he died in MS, 1832. Martin's will was probated in DeSoto Co., MS, 31 DEC 1840. Letter from William Cocke, Chickasaw Indian Agent, to 5th Auditor of the United States concerning the storage of certain goods sent to him to be distributed to the Chickasaw Indians, he stated that, "You will see by the enclosed copy of the invoice now sent that is written by Martin Colbert, a Chickasaw and a man so dome learning and of high standing as any other Chickasaw of his age in the Nation. He is the son of Levy Colbert."
She married Capt. Isaac 'Sho-me-cha' Alberson (Albertson). Capt. Isaac 'Sho-me-cha' Alberson (Albertson) Isaac died circa 1851 in IT. Isaac's occupation: Chickasaw Chief.
She was listed as a resident in the 1818 census report in Chickasaw Nation, MS, 1818. She was listed as a resident in the census report on Panola Co Payroll, Chickasaw Nation, IT, 1893
Created by: John Andrew Meyer
Record added: May 18, 2010
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