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 Candy Adair

Candy Adair

Death 5 Aug 1920 (aged 65)
Burial Stilwell, Adair County, Oklahoma, USA
Plot 36
Memorial ID 12711046 · View Source
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*Candy Adair Cherokee: On the records of "Our People and Where They Rest" Vol. 2 pages 2-3.

Squirrel (Bill) Adair b. abt 1824
Sallie Sixkiller b. 1825

Notes for CANDY ADAIR:
1902-1907 Dawes Roll: roll # 1803, card #627; 1906-09 Miller Roll, Stilwell, OK, #3224, Stilwell, OK, ap #7449.

1920 United States Federal Census Record Name: Candy Adair [Caudy Adair], Age: 67 years; Estimated birth year: abt 1853; Birthplace: Oklahoma; Race: Indian; Home in 1920: Wauhillau, Adair, Oklahoma; Home owned: Own; Sex: Male; Marital status: Widow; Relation to Head of House: Head; Able to read: Yes; Able to Write: Yes; Mother`s Birth Place: Georgia; Father`s Birth Place: Oklahoma, Image: 224. More About CANDY ADAIR: 1880 Census: Cherokee-#31, age 30; 1920 Census: Wauhillau, Adair Co., OK; Full Blood Cherokee; Residence: 1920, Wauhillau, Adair, Oklahoma.

*Candy3 Adair, (Sallie2, Sixkiller1) b. abt 1854 in Cherokee Nation, d. Aug 5, 1920 in Adair Co., Okla, buried in Echota Cemetery, Adair Co., Okla.

*Candy may have been the father of Charlie Owl (aka Charlie Tehee). Charlie`s mother was Nancy, the widow of Owl Adair. See Dawes Packet #650 Nancy Owl.

He married abt 1872 in Cherokee Nation, Sarah Fisher.
i. Thomas4 Adair b. April 1873.

[Source: Joe Scraper Jr.]

Bio by: Alice P.

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  • Created by: Patricia Mechling
  • Added: 16 Dec 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12711046
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Candy Adair (Dec 1854–5 Aug 1920), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12711046, citing Echota Cemetery, Stilwell, Adair County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Patricia Mechling (contributor 19483256) .