Biographical Sketch of Andrew Sunday

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(See Conrad)-Andrew Sunday, born Aug. 13, 1877, educated in Cherokee Public Schools and Male Seminary.

Married Sept. 27, 1897, Sallie Davis, born Feb. 23, 1879, in Cumberland County.

They are the parents of: Mary, born April 4, 1898; Elva, born May 11, 1900; Lois, born Dec. 29, 1902; Jessie, born April 11, 1907; Clarence, born April 15, 1911; Robert Owen, born Feb. 6, 1914; Alice, born July 31, 1916; and Percy Sunday, born May 28, 1919.

Mr. Sunday is a Baptist and Mason.

Hair Conrad was a half breed Cherokee, one quarter Scotch and one quarter Hollander. He was Captain of a company of the Cherokee allies to the United States in 1814, was a member of the Constitutional convention Lion of 1827, was captain of the first detachment of emigrants to leave the Old Nation for the west in 1838, was elected a member of council from Tahlequah District August 7, 1843. He died November 2, 184-1. He married Melvina McGhee and they were the parents of James, who as well as all of the descendents of Hair Conrad was called Hair instead of Conrad. This James Hair was the father of Nicholas Hair who married Lucinda Roberson and they were the parents of Andrew Sunday, the subject of this sketch.

MLA Source Citation:

Starr, Emmett. History of the Cherokee Indians and Their Legends and Folk Lore. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: The Warden Company. 1921 Web. 31 January 2015. - Last updated on Nov 26th, 2012

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