Julia Jackson and her children were part of the complainants in Equity Case 7071. They sought to be transferred from the Dawes Choctaw Freedmen Roll to the Choctaw by blood roll; their actions left a record that becomes further evidence not everyone who possessed Choctaw blood got on the blood roll.
Like so many people classified as freedmen the record to establish their blood ties for citizenship are incomplete and require a great deal of deep research. The information contained in the Choctaw Chickasaw Citizenship Court records provided some insight into the paternity of the transfer cases.
This document summarizes the facts of the case for transfer from the freedmen roll to the by blood roll for Julia Jackson and her children.
It purports to give accurate information that reflects why she considers herself and her children as people who possess Choctaw blood and therefore entitled to be liste…