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William Jones
Lumbee attempts to be enrolled as cherokee despite no connec
Thu Dec 3, 2015 2:56pm

The reverend D.F. Lowry and Clifton Oxendine of Robeson County NC, who had worked since at least 1909 to secure recognition of the Lumbee/Croatan Tribe as Cherokee
On March 9, A.B. Locklear wrote the Department requesting the status of the Cherokee bill. Finding that no action had been taken, Locklear headed a three-year effort to get a new bill introduced. To help with the drafting of the legislation, Locklear enlisted the pro bono services of a Washington attorney named Ellwood Morey.
D.F. Lowry and Clifton Oxendine, who had worked since at least 1909 to secure federal recognition of the group as "Cherokees along with a signed petition by over 600 croatans of Robeson county.

The Lumbee Identity theft past Bills to be recognized as Cherokee,! Petitioned and ask for by croatan lumbee members petitions in Robeson County.Lumbee leaders then SEIZED upon the idea of claiming“Cherokee” heritage.In 1910,over the objections of the existing recognized Cherokee tribes,
1. 1910(January24)Introduction of a Federal bill by Lumbee members in the U.S.House of Representatives to change the tribes name from"Croatan to"Cherokee"at the request of the Croatans(lumbee)
2. 1913(July 10)Introduction of another federal bill by Lumbee members in the U.S. Senate to"change the tribes name from Indians of Robeson County to"Cherokee Indians"of Robeson County"by the Lumbee
3. 1924(March 20)Introduction of a bill again by Lumbee members in the U.S. House to change the tribal name to"Cherokee"by the lumbee
4 . 1932(May 9).A federal bill was introduced in the U.S.Senate to"RECOGNIZE AND ENROLL the tribe as"Cherokee Indians"at the request of the lumbee(croatan)council.
ATTEMPT TO STEAL A FEDERALLY RECOGNIZED TRIBES IDENTITY shame shame shame and With signed petitions each time by over 600 Lumbee members each and everYtime!

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