Links to Southern Oregon History, Revised website:
The Dead Sprit of the Klamath: Story about Celia, sister of Tyee George and daughter of Mary, written by Helen Colvig (attributed to William Colvig)
Rogue River Indian Wars (search for Ledford on the page)
In 1860, August ----, Eli Ledford, Samuel Probst, James Crow, S. F. Conger and James Brown were murdered in Rancheria Prairie, thirty-five miles east of Jacksonville, and close upon the eastern border of the settlements of Rogue River Valley
Tyee George - recounts that Col. Drew had Tyee George hung at Camp Baker after he claimed that Tyee George had confessed to the murder of Ledford and others
George was buried near his mother Mary's hut in Jacksonville.