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Native American Politicians

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  • Gov. Cyrus Harris, Chickasaw Nation (1817 - 1888)
    Cyrus Harris' ancestors immigrated to America after the collapse of the Jacobite Uprising in Scotland brought about by the followers of James the Prentender in 1715 and the subsequent reprisals of the ...
  • Enoch Kelly Haney
    Enoch Kelly Haney (born November 12, 1940) is an American politician and internationally recognized Native American artist from Oklahoma, He served as principal chief of the Seminole Nation of Oklaho...
  • Lieut. Col. David Folsom Harkins (CSA) (1831 - 1879)
    David was enlisted in the 1st Regiment of the Choctaw Mounted Rifles, CSA during the Civil War, with the rank LTC. David was a member of the Choctaw Senate and a Choctaw Represenative to Washington D...
  • Judge Robert Clay Freeny (1850 - 1924)
    Judge Freeny was a progressive Choctaw, gathering his education from the Indian school at White Bead and from the early Christian Missionaries, who visited the country in the early days. In middle life...
  • Gov. Daugherty Winchester Colbert, Chickasaw Nation (c.1810 - c.1880)
    Parentage uncertain: Daugherty (Winchester) Colbert although listed as a son in the large family of Levi Colbert which consisted of twelve sons and eight daughters and although he was reared as a m...

These are Native Americans and Alaska Natives who served in the federal, state, or municipal governments.