William Hunter COCHRAN Willie D COCHRAN Vertis COCHRAN Etta SAMSWIFE Etta COCHRAN Vaughn COCHRAN Carrie E HILL Mini tree diagram

Samuel T COCHRAN1,2,3,4,6,5,7,4

about Sep 19001,2,3,4,5,4 - UNKNOWN

Life History

about Sep 1900

Born in Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory.1,2,3,4,5,4


Death of Etta SAMSWIFE



Other facts


Married Etta SAMSWIFE


  • The first puiblic record I have found on Samuel T Cochran is the 1902Chickasaw Nation census, where he appears with his parents andsiblings in Indian Territory.

    U.S. Native American Enrollment Cards for the Five Civilized Tribes,1898-1914
    25 Sep 1902, Dawes' Roll #4323, Census Card #1617
    William Hunter Cochran, Age 34, Birth Abt 1868, 1/4 Chickasaw 25 Sep1902, Dawes' Roll #4324, Census Card #1617
    Willie Cochran, Age 7, Birth Abt 1895, 1/8 Chickasaw 25 Sep 1902,Dawes' Roll #4325, Census Card #1617
    Vertis Cochran, Age 4, Birth Abt 1898, 1/8 Chickasaw 25 Sep 1902,Dawes' Roll #4326, Census Card #1617
    Samuel T Cochran, Age 2, Birth Abt 1900, 1/8 Chickasaw

    In the 1910 census, Samuel T Cochran is reported as 10 years old.  Hewas born after 1 June 1900, however, since he does not appear in the1900 census of this family.  The census date in 1910 was 15 April.  Sohe was actually not yet 10 years old at census time, or by the datethe enumerator actually recorded this family on 14 May.

    1910 Federal Census, Love County, Oklahoma, 14 May, Marietta City,District 171, page 24A, Hse/Fam #18
    Cochran, William H Head M Indian (1/4 Chickasaw) 42 Married 15 years[mar abt 1895] OK AL AL US Marshall Owns Farm [b abt 1868]
    Cochran, Carry Wife F White 31 Married 15 years 5 children/3 living ALAL AL No Occupation [b abt 1879]
    Cochran, Samuel T Son  M Indian (1/8 Chickasaw) 10 OK OK AL [b abt1900]

    1920 Federal Census, Love County, Oklahoma, 24 April, HickoryTownship, District 129, page 4B, Hse/Fam #70
    Cochran, Will H Head Owns M W 51 OK AL MS Farmer [b abt 1869]
    Cochran, Carie Wife F W 41 AL AL AL [b abt 1879]
    Cochran, Samuel Son M W 19 Single OK OK AL  No Occupation [b abt 1900]

    In 1924, Sam and his wife Etta were living a little north of his homearea of Marietta, at Ardmore.

    U.S. City Directories, 1822-1989
    Ardmore, Oklahoma, City Directory, 1924, p 97
    Cochran Samuel T (Etta) car clnr r 1012 B n w

    U.S. City Directories, 1822-1989
    Ardmore, Oklahoma, City Directory, 1926, p 101
    Cochran Samuel T (Etta) yardman The Pure Oil Co h 1003 A NE

    By time for the 1930 census, they had moved into the northeastern partof the state to Tulsa, where he was working in an Oil Refinery.

    1930 Federal Census, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, 9 April, Tulsa, District72-78, page 15B, 52 North Yorktown St, Hse #28, Fam #339
    Cochran, Samuel T Head Rents $30 M W 29 Married at age 21 OK MixedBlood Chickasaw Oil Refinery Fireman [b abt 1901]
    Cochran, Etta Wife F W 25 Married at age 16 [abt 1921] AR AR TX DryGoods Cashier [b abt 1905]

    They were reported in the Tulsa City Directory in 1931

    U.S. City Directories, 1822-1989
    Tulsa, Oklahoma, City Directory, 1931, p 60
    Cochran Saml T (Etta) emp Texas Co h 54 1/2 N Yorktown

    In Tulsa we also find records for a Samuel Dewey Cochran, sometimesreported only as Samuel Cochran.  Some sources may have details forSamuel D Cochran mixed with information about Samuel T Cochran.Samuel D reported his date of birth to Social Security as 4 May 1898.This matches a grave in his name in Rose Hill Memorial Memorial Parkin Tulsa.

    U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
    Samuel Cochran
    Born 4 May 1898
    Died Mar 1971
    Last Residence Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74130
    SSN 443-09-9721 issued Oklahoma (Before 1951)


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