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United States. Office of Indian Affairs / Annual report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, for the year 1857
([1857])

[Miscellaneous],   pp. 409-414 PDF (1.6 MB)


Page 410

410                      INDIAN    TRUST FUND. 
and forty-three and twenty-seven hundredths dollars ($5,843 27 ;) to 
the general Cherokee fund, twelve thousand six hundred and seventy- 
eight and seventy-five hundredths dollars ($12,678 75;) to the Delaware 
general fund, one hundred and fifteen thousand seven hundred and 
ninety and seventy-five hundredths dollars ($115,790 75 ;) to the 
Ioways, seventeen thousand six hundred and fifteen and eighty-four 
hundredths dollars ($17,615 84;) to the Weas, Peorias, &c., &c.,
forty thousand six hundred and fifteen and ninety-three hundredths 
dollars ($40,615 93.) 
The total amount of stock on hand, at date, is three millions four 
hundred and ninety thousand two hundred and eighteen and eighty- 
five hundredths dollars ($3,490,218 85.) 
The accompanying schedules, numbered from one to three, will ex- 
hibit in detail the present condition of the fund. 
With great respect, your obedient servant, 
G. BAILEY, 
Disbursing Clerk. 
Hon. J. W. DENVER, 
Commissioner Indian Affairs. 
No. 1. 
List of Indian tribes for whom stock is held in trust by the Secretary of
the Interior, showing the amount to the credit of each tribe, and the 
date of the treaty or law under which the investments were made. 
Tribe.                       Treaty.              Amount. 
Chickasaw incompetents-...........May 24, 1834$------------------ $2,000
00 
Chickasaw orphans--------------May 24, 1834,------------------     4,203
71 
Chippewas of Swan Creek--------- May 9, 18365------------------- 5,587 42
Cherokees, school fund-----------February 27, 1819 -------------- 62,401
24 
Cherokees, general fund---------- December 29, 1835, and March 1, 
1836------------------------691,261 39 
Choctaws----------------------September 27, 18309-------------   98,391 79
Choctaws, under convention with 
the Chickasaws---------------February 17, 1837 -------------- 453,734 71
Creek orphans------------------March 24, 1832 -----------------  200,742
60 
Delawares, school fund-----------September 24, 18297------------  7, 806
28 
Delawares, general fund---------- May 6, 1854 ------------------- 915,375
79 
Ioways-----------------------May 17, 1854---------------------142,500 00
Kansas-----------------------June 3, 1825 -------------------    26,555 00
Menomonees-------------------September 3, 1836 --------------   153,403 58
Osages------------------------June 2, 1825-------------------   31,724 02
Ottawas of Blanchard's fork -----.August 30, 1831,---------------- 8,473
22 
Ottawas of Roche de Eceuf---------------.do1------------------------,571
13 
Ottawas and Chippewas-----------March 28, 1836-----------------  20,925 74
Pottawatomies-----------------September 26, 1833-------------   214,796 44
Senecas----.------------_. _  Acts of Congress June 14, 1836,    5,000 00
Senecas and Shawnees--.------  and January 9, 1837-------.   1, 466 10 
Stockbridges and Munsees---------September 3, 1839_.               5,204
16 
Weas, Peorias, &c---------------May 30, 185t.-------------------315,500
00 
Wyandots---------------------April 1, 1850 ------------------   106,594 53
Total-------------------------3,490,218 85 


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