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Updated: 29 Oct 2003
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Indian Cemetery
LeFlore County, Oklahoma
Location: on Calvin Wiles Land, outside of Panama, Oklahoma
The SW-1/4 of Section 23, less 1-1/2  acres being that part of said SW-1/4 lying South of Brazil Creek 5 acres being all that part of the N-1/2 NW-1/4 of Section 26, lying North of Brazil Creek; and 142 acres described as the NW-1/4 of Section 24, less 1 acre for cemetery and less a strip 132 feet wide off the south side said NW-1/4 of Section 24, all in Township 8 North, Range 24 East, and containing 305.5 acres more or less.

Submitted by 
Sue Hearon, 2002-03
Sue & Earl's Web

Cemetery is no longer in existence.
Three people are known to have been buried here in graves no longer marked.
William L. (Billy) Sockey b 1856 Mississippi d 1901 Oklahoma
Son of Wallace & Eliza Sockey, he married Margaret Lewis, they had four children.
Francis D. (Issac) Sockey b July 1849 Mississippi d August 1901 Oklahoma.
Francis married Thomas F. Sockey, 1877, and had son, Cleveland (Cleve) Sockey.
Ned Sockey b 1878 Mississippi, d 1899.
Oldest son of Thomas F. Sockey & Francis D. (Issac) Sockey.

Ned married Dora James, April 28, 1898. Dora is the daughter of Ben James & Siney Night.

Ned & Dora had one son, Edward Sockey b June 12, 1899 d Oct 30, 1973. Edward is buried in Old Bokoshe Cemetery.

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Updated: 29 Oct 2003
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