Shema Takchi, Choctaw

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Shema Takchi, Choctaw

Also Known As: "Shemachechi", "She-mo-ti-ci-cha", "Shim-o-te-cha"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Indian Territory, Mississippi, United States
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Daughter of NN, Choctaw
Wife of John or George McLish
Mother of Elsie Pitchlynn and Israel McLish
Sister of Pal-eya, Choctaw

Managed by: Erin Spiceland
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About Shema Takchi, Choctaw

Her name is listed in documentation on Dawes cards as Shim-o-te-cha and She-mo-ti-ci-cha, possibly the Choctaw word "shemachechi" which would make the name mean "she decorates it" or "shema takchi" "she ties decorations." I believe it is Shema Takchi.

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http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.pitchlynn/1.3.7.9.10.11.12.14.15.17.18.19.20.25/mb.ashx

I am trying to fit my family in here I have been reading files and emails on my husbands family and it lead me to the Pitchlynn name. Elsey ( Emma) McLish's mother was my the sister of his GGGG Grandmother not real sure if I will get the names spelled right But here is a try Pal-e-ya was his GGGG Grandmother is this the right family ? I have Elsey ( Emma)McLish"s parents as Sho-mo-tici-cka ( Mother)and Greorge as her (father) she was part chickasaw right ?

http://boards.ancestry.com.au/surnames.pitchlynn/1.3.4.5.6.24/mb.ashx

I have been looking over emails and files on my husbands family and it leads me to this name as some of the relation to some Folsom's . I am still looking for a Thomas Folsom and Jenny (? LeFlore ? ) Folsom she was the daughter of Pal-eya . I believe a Elsey(?) McLish was married to a William Pitchlynn they had 3 children I think . Can anyone help me on this it comes from a very confusing File

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Shema Takchi, Choctaw's Timeline

1836
1836
Mississippi, United States
1852
1852
Age 16
Mississippi, United States
1855
1855
Age 19
Mississippi, United States
1896
1896
Age 60
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