About Elizabeth Sutton
1/4 Cherokee Her parents were John Ward son of Bryan Ward( an trader in the Cherokee Nation and Ann?) This Elizabeth "Betsy" Ward is not to be confused with the Elizabeth "Betsy" Ward , daughter of Bryan Ward and Nancy Kingfisher( Fullblood -1/2 Deleware and 1/2 Cherokee) Nancy was a Chief on the Cherokee Nation East Tribal She was able to overturn any decision of the Tribl councils Chiefs. Elizabeth was married to Elijah Sutton. She and her five children left with an uncle by marriage on the Trail Of Tears and settled in the Goingsnake district of the Cherokee Nation in Oklahoma. Her husband Elijah did not accompany her on the Trail Of Tears and he died in Franklin County Georgia near the Alabama line.
Betsy is listed in the OLD SETTLER ROLLS of the Cherokee Tribl Nation. I have the Cherokee Tribe Rolls.
Elizabeth Sutton's Timeline
April 10, 1867
Oklahoma, United States