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Page 5 of 7
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Opinion: The Commission provides an opinion on the claims brought forth from a collection of tribes in Docket 253 and other Dockets consolidated into 253.
Page 5 of 5
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Findings: The Commission conducted research into the value of the land the tribes brought forth claims about in Michigan and Indiana. The history of the migration patterns and land values of the area is detailed.
Page 10 of 15
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Opinion: The Commissioners explained their opinions regarding the reimbursement of funds spent by the Miami Tribe on legal counsel throughout the cases surrounding Royce Area 99.
Page 15 of 15
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Final Award: The Commission announced the final award amounts in regards to Royce Area 99 to the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma, Ira Sylvester Godfroy on behalf of the Miami Indians of Indiana, and several other tribes inhabiting the area in 1818.
Page 5 of 8
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Interlocutory Order: The Commission announced the award due to the Miami people based on the 1834 and 1838 treaties. It was also announced that further investigation into the Kansas land values would be necessary to determine the 1840 treaty award.
Page 3 of 7
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Opinion: The Commission provides further details as to how Indian Territory was relinquished to the United States via the Greenville Treaty.
Page 3 of 7
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Findings: The Commission details the specific reasons each claim and transferred docket is dismissed.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Findings: The Miami Tribe of Oklahoma and the Miami Indians of Indiana agreed to consolidate the dockets. Meetings were held in both Indiana and Oklahoma so that Miami people in both areas could voice their opinions.
Page 6 of 8
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Opinion: The Miami Indians of Indiana requested that the Kansas land values offset only the award granted to the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma. The Commission denied the request as the 1840 treaty was agreed upon by the Miami Tribe before removal.
Page 2 of 8
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Final Award: The Commission announced the final award for the Miami people to be $773,131.25.
Page 4 of 7
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Opinion: The Commission details the opinions presented by the commission in deciding what settlement or dismissal of claims were to occur in Docket 252.
Page 7 of 7
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Opinion: The Commission provides their thinking process in evaluating the enclaves presented by a collection of tribes in the claim of Docket 252.