Person: Louisa Drake, Myaamia Name: Pankihšinohkwa

  • Nationality: Myaamia
    Family Group: Drake
  • ID: 2614
    Gender: Female
    Date of Birth: Knw 05-17-1866
    Location of Birth: N/A
    Date of Death: Knw 09-12-1955
    Location of Death: Colorado
  • Biography/Notes:
    The eldest of the children of Milton and Jane Drake, Louisa married Joseph Edward “Ed” Roseberry and had two children: Thomas and Jane. Ed was a cattleman, and the family moved between 1910 and 1915 to Kansas City, where he worked for the Stockyards. During the Depression, they went to Holly, Colorado, again to find work in the cattle industry. Louisa remained in Colorado until her death in 1955.
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May 17, 1866

1889 Allotment

March 2, 1889

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatires of the United States of America in Congressa ssembled, That the provisions of chapter One hundred and Nineteen of the acts of eighteen hundred and eighty seven, entitled "An act to provide for the allotment of lands in severalty to Indians on the various reservations,and to extend the protection of the laws of the United States and the Territories over the Indians, and for other purposes," are hereby declared to extend to and are made app...


September 12, 1955