Tales of the US Marshal's : Thomas Madden - April 19, 1896
Thomas Richard Madden, Deputy US Marshal
US Marshal Service
Thomas Madden had been in the Indian Territory for 17 years and as a white man married to a Cherokee woman, he was an adopted citizen of the Cherokee Nation.
He was sworn in as a Deputy US Marshal for the Western District of Arkansas on June 15, 1894.
Telegram informing court of Madden's death.
Madden owned a large general store in Braggs. On Sunday morning, April 19, 1896, Madden was informed that Mose Miller, a 20 year old Cherokee Indian, was loitering in front of Madden’s closed store.
Arrest writ for Moses Miller