Judge Andrew 'Tlo-S-Ta-Ma' Ross, Judge

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Judge Andrew 'Tlo-S-Ta-Ma' Ross, Judge

Birthdate: (41)
Birthplace: Chickamaugee, near Lookout Mountaino, (Tennessee), Cherokee Nation East
Death: November 29, 1840 (41)
Fairfield, Flint District, (Oklahoma), Cherokee Nation IT ("killed this day.")
Place of Burial: Stilwell, Adair, Oklahoma, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Daniel Ross; Daniel Ross; Mary Ross and Mary McDonald Ross
Husband of Susan Ross
Father of Oliver Perry Ross; Jennie Pocahontas Murrell; Samuel Houston Ross; Daniel H Ross; Andrew Jackson Ross and 4 others
Brother of Jane "Jennie" Coodey; Elizabeth Ross; John Guwisguwi Ross, Chief of the Cherokee Nation; Lewis Ross; Susannah Nave and 5 others

Occupation: Judge, Cherokee Supreme Court
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About Judge Andrew 'Tlo-S-Ta-Ma' Ross, Judge

A brother of Cherokee Principal Chief John Ross, Andrew was a judge on the Cherokee Supreme Court. As a member of the Ridge Party — the group who lobbied to cede all Cherokee lands east of the Mississippi and voluntarily emigrate to the Western territory, Andrew was in direct opposition to his brother John’s anti-removal stance.

Notes

  • More About ANDREW TLO-S-TA-MA ROSS:
  • 1817-19 Reservations: July 1817, # 21, 1 in family
  • 1835 Census roll: Jackson Co, AL
  • 1836 Valuations: Cherokee Co, AL, #37 claimants; William Grimmett, William Lasley, widow Watts, Mrs Brown & Major Ridge; also Andrew Ross & Joseph Crutchfield
  • Blood: 1/8 Cherokee
  • Clan: Ani'-Tsi'skwa = Bird Clan (Gi-gu-i)
  • Occupation: 1828, Judge of Cherokee Supreme Court
  • Residence: 1817, Wills Valley, AL
  • Signer: December 29, 1835, Treaty
  • Starr's Notes: D100; b:12/19/1798 d:11/1844 m'd:6/24/1819 Susan Lowry

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Andrew 'Tlo-S-Ta-Ma' Ross, Judge MP

Place of Burial: Fairfield Mission Cemetery (now McLemore), Stilwell, Adair, Oklahoma, United States

Birth:

December 19, 1798  
Chickamaugee, near Lookout Mountaino, (Tennessee), Cherokee Nation East   

Death:

November 29, 1840  (41) 
Fairfield, Flint District, (Oklahoma), Cherokee Nation IT ("killed this day.")   

Immediate Family:

Son of Daniel Ross and Mary Ross

Husband of Susan Ross 
Father of Oliver Perry Ross 
Brother of Jane "Jennie" Coodey; Elizabeth Ross; John Guwisguwi Ross, Chief of the Cherokee Nation; Lewis Ross; Susannah Ross; Annie Nave; Daniel Ross; Margaret Hicks; Maria Mulkey and Mary Brown « less 
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Judge Andrew 'Tlo-S-Ta-Ma' Ross, Judge's Timeline

1798
December 19, 1798
(Tennessee), Cherokee Nation East
1821
July 27, 1821
Age 22
1836
1836
Age 37
Washington County, Tennessee, United States
1840
November 29, 1840
Age 41
(Oklahoma), Cherokee Nation IT
1840
Age 41
Stilwell, Adair, Oklahoma, United States
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