(See Sanders, Ghignu, Conrad)-William Spencer Walkley, Aug. 3, 1898 married Jan. 15, 1920, Shelton and they have one son, William Walkley born February 23, Mr. Walkley’s Cherokee name is Atowayne and he belongs to the Wolf Clan. a member of the Presbyterian church, an Elk and Modern Woodman. He enlisted in the navy April 10, 1917, was. a first seaman on the U. S. S. Antigone and Cockswain on the Pasadena. Mustered July 5, 1919.
(See Sanders, Conand, Ghigau) -George Washington Wakley, born February 21, 1868, married January 8, 1888 Margaret O. Spencer, born October 14, 1896. They were the parents Vary Alice, Ruby Lucile and William Spencer Walkley.
Whatever may be their origins in antiquity, the Cherokees are generally thought to be a Southeastern tribe, with roots in Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee, among other states, though many Cherokees are identified today with Oklahoma, to which they had been forcibly removed by treaty in the 1830s, or with the lands of the Eastern Band of Cherokees in western North Carolina. The largest of the so-called Five Civilized Tribes, which also included Choctaws, Chickasaws, Creeks, and Seminoles, the Cherokees were the first tribe to have a written language, and by 1820 they had even adopted a form of government