Wall, Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson Wall Submitted by: Barbara Sullivan

Name: Thomas Jefferson Wall DOB: 7-30-1848, Tennessee Died: 11-17-1911, Rock Island, OK Marriage: Elizabeth Riddle, 5-5-1869, Skullyville, OK Children: Tryphena, Theodore, Bizarre, Allegro, Ida, Catherine (Kate), Jessie, Thomas Benjamin, Eva Bell, Ella, Elizabeth, Blaine, plus 2 unnamed infants who died at birth. Seven of these children would have been original enrollees. The rest died before the Dawe’s Roll was established. Thomas Jefferson had minimal education; five months at a “neighborhood Choctaw national school” and eight months in Arkansas. At some point, he owned and operated a sawmill and one or more cotton gins and gristmills. He was sheriff of his county (then known as Skullyville Co.) in 1876 and