Oocumma "The Badger" Attakullakulla (Hop) (c.1739 - c.1792)

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Nicknames: "The Badger", "Ocuma", "Occuma", "O-gu-ma", "Oocumma", "Oo-kum-muh"
Birthplace: Cherokee, Alabama, USA
Death: Died
Managed by: Pam Wilson
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About Oocumma "The Badger" Attakullakulla (Hop)

Hated the whites.

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=3236984&id=I630038739

More About THE BADGER:

Attended 1: November 1788, Eustinali council

Attended 2: June 1792, Estinawa council

Blood: 3/4 Cherokee

Clan: Ani'-Wa'ya = Wolf Clan (Peggy Scott?)

Translation: O-gu-ma = Badger

http://www.genealogy.com/users/h/i/c/James-R-Hicks-VA/BOOK-0001/0021-0005.html

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November 1788, attended Eustinali council

June 1792, attended Estinawa council

Blood: 3/4 Cherokee

Clan: Ani'-Wa'ya = Wolf Clan

Translation: O-gu-ma = Badger

SWatie@aol.com wrote on CherokeeGene-L list on 15 Oct 1998:

Old Frontiers by John P Brown ...talks mainly about his brother Dragging Canoe..said Badger & Little Owl were his brothers....apparently, DC was a stronger more feared chief..says the Badger & Little Owl were his ambassadors...sent to carry messages to the British at Detroit, ...also carried messages to the Shawnee & Creek...you might read about Gen. Arthur St Clair & the surprise attack he experienced from Badger & 30 Chickamaugas(Cherokee from the Chickamauga, Tennessee area)..gives a reference of St Clair's official report in American State Papers, Indian Affairs, Volume 1, 137...I think that refers to pg 137...and Roosevelt'sWinning of the West Volume 4 pgs 51-72, and American State Papers pg 327, 329, 438....didn't give a volume # in last reference....They defeated St Clair...& Badger said it is nothing to meet the americans in regimentals...apparently thought it easy to beat them....also in Old Frontiers..it relates a story about Badger preparing for the Shawnee ..wanting to smoke a certain peace pipe with them..apparently a special one...the peace pipe had been broken by, I think Kingfisher, .....that's why Badger was mad & had another one made like it......So Badger had another one made & smoked it with the Shawnee....He was furious over it......I know it's not much...but all it says...This is footnoted by American State Papers, Indian Affairs, Volume 1 pg 430.

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Oocumma "The Badger" Attakullakulla's Timeline

1739
1739
Cherokee, Alabama, USA
1768
1768
Age 29
1770
1770
Age 31
1776
1776
Age 37
1780
1780
Age 41
1782
1782
Age 43
1792
1792
Age 53
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