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Choctaw Nation Helped Ireland During 1847 Famine
World  (tags: Choctaw Nation, Ireland, 1847 Irish famine, Trail of Tears, donations, Irish President Mary Robinson )

Dandelion
- 693 days ago - celticclothing.com
Only 16 years after their sad march along the Trail of Tears, the Choctaws learned of people starving to death in Ireland. With great empathy, in 1847 Choctaw individuals made donations totaling $710 the equivalent of more than $5,000 today.
   

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