Daily Archives: January 26, 2015
My beautiful mother was only 28 years young when she passed (I was 8 years old,) 40 years ago today she was called home with our Lord Jesus by her side, today she is 68 years young in heaven above. I love you mom…
Birth: Oct. 23, 1946
Death: Jan. 26, 1975
Mary Ann Eslinger born “Sosti” Groundhog on Wednesday October 23, 1946 to George Washington Groundhog and Sallie Ann (Dick) Groundhog of Tahlequah, Indian Territory U.S.A. she passed on Sunday January 26, 1975 and was laid to rest on Thursday January 30, 1975 at Cedar Tree Baptist Church.
Mary authored two books GI-Dee-Thlo-Ah-Ee Of The Blue People Clan for her daughters 1974 Christmas present, there are only ten copies of this book made. One belongs to Lisa Christine; two are registered at the Copy-Right Office; National Archives in Washington, D.C.; and one at the Oklahoma Historical Society; and one to the Cherokee Tribal Attorney, Earl Boyd Pierce.
Mary also authored Cherokee People exposing the U.S. Government for their illicit exploitation and human trafficking of Native American girls.
Mary Ann Eslinger is survived by daughter GI-Dee-Thlo-Ah-Ee Groundhog aka Lisa Christine Christiansen.
(Obituary provided by Cedar Tree Baptist Church, FAG member #48102059)
Note: Recorded in “Our People and Where They Rest” Vol 10
Cedar Tree Cemetery