African-Native American Genealogy Forum
Choctaw Freedman Card #1 Simon Clark
Simon Clark of the Ada/Stonewall community lived in the Chickasaw Nation. However, this former Civil War soldier was enrolled as a Choctaw Freedman with his family. He was the very first person enrolled by the Dawes Commission. However, he died before the process ended. His name which is not on the Final Rolls because of his untimely death, however, his history, and family data can still be found on the Enrollment Card #1 of Choctaw Freedmen.