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  • James A. Henson Found my fathers, father last name and his mother on the Choctaw dawes roll. Henson and Glover. from James A. Henson. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 28

    I found my fathers dads name Henson on the Dawes and his mother last name Glover on the Dawes. Question is, how is it possible to trace back the linage with all the murdering that went on when settlers came to this land from Europe?

  • DanielleR Great Great Grandpa on Dawes- MCR? from DanielleR. 8 comments, most recently from Noodles on February 28

    Hi Friends, I located who I believe to be my g-g grandfather, Albert Simon (Son of Charles Simon/ Charley Simon) on the Dawes Roll for Mississippi Choctaw but I’m a little confused. His birth is listed as 1876. As an adult he is shown enrolled on Sept.25 1902 Dawes Roll…

  • Leo Pergson THE MCR-14th ARTICLE/ Case Files and the Secretary of Interior- from Leo Pergson on February 25

    THE MCR-14th ARTICLE/ Case Files and the Secretary of Interior- MSGENWEB.ORG http://www.msgw.org/carroll/research_dawes2.html 62nd Congress 3rd Session Dec 2, 1912- Mar 4-1913-Senate Documents Vol 15-S-Bill 7625-Approved by Assistant Secretary Samuel Adams Apr 22, 1912. United States Congressional Serial Set-"Relief of the Five Civilized Tribes” Page-153- Thus a serious defect was discovered…

  • Evelyn Segovia Question from Evelyn Segovia. 4 comments, most recently from rayson allen on February 23

    I am doing some research into my family history, and found that my grandfather boarded with the Choctaw nation in Lehigh, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory, USA in 1900. Relation to head of household is listed as a boarder. Interested in finding out more about why he would have boarded there….

  • carolyn lowry Fulton from carolyn lowry. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 22

    trying to find info on a Jack Lloyd Fulton registered on dawes roll but keep comming up a dead end

  • Ray Toby Tubby, Tobin Surname from Ray. 6 comments, most recently from Ray on February 22

    I am trying to connect my ancestors up to Oklahoma. John, William and Ellin “alice” Toby. They are registered under the Dawes scrolls. How do i get more information in addition to their application and card number? They are full blood Mississippi Choctaw.

  • Leo Pergson Mississippi Choctaws-MCR-14th Article Claimants-& Choctaw Nation MCR-14th Article CDIB Applications-Oklahoma/Mississippi Choctaws/Secretary of Interior/Henry D Burton/MCR-1556/ from Leo Pergson on February 19

    Honorable- Chief Batton-Choctaw Nation Oklahoma/Mississippi/Choctaws-“Five Civilized Tribes” Chief Batton- MCR-14th article Claimants- Henry D Burton MCR-1556- Enrolled in the Choctaw TRIBE-as MCR-14th article Mississippi Oklahoma/Mississippi Choctaws- "For The Identification as Mississippi Choctaws/Stenographer/ Hidden in the vault by the Commissioners/ Never forwarded by the Commission along with Dawes Commission Application for…

  • Cay Riley Frank Watson from Cay Riley. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 17

    I am wondering if my Great Uncle, Frank Watson (see picture attached), of Lone Grove/Ardmore Oklahoma is (hopefully) still alive. I haven’t seen him in more than 30 years and would love to contact him. If anyone knows him, I would so appreciate a response. Many thanks, Cay

  • Jae Josephine L. Thompson Baker Helllp from Jae. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 16

    Looking for information on her husband listed as C H Baker on her marriage certificate from Sherman Grayson Texas. Also looking for her father and mother, who may have been tied to the William C. Thompson group but I’m not sure. She appears on the 1900 census in township 5…

  • PowersDescendant Looking for information about the Powers family from PowersDescendant. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 14

    Hi, My great grandmother was Gilly/ Gillie Powers and her mother was a Rebecca Powers supposedly lived in one of the districts I believe 3 (not sure if this correct; still researching). Hoping someone knows something about the Powers family prior to 1929.

  • Terry Mississippi Choctaw Article 14 descandants from Terry. 4 comments, most recently from Leo Pergson on February 10

    Article 14 of the Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek says that those Choctaws who remain in Mississippi after Choctaw removal didnt lose Choctaw citizenship. As descendants of those Choctaws we should be allowed to enroll in the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma as Mississippi Choctaws, but since they’re refusing to enroll…

  • Delano price Looking for information on my grandfather Martin Scott from Delano price. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 10

    Plz help me I have no information what so ever and it would be a great deal to me to fill in the blanks to why I’m here on this earth!!!! Plz and thanks

  • Bob Matthew Holliman Adopted at a young age. from Bob Matthew Holliman. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 29

    I was adopted by my step dad before I was two years old. I need to know if I have to change my last name back to Carman to be eligible for the CDIB. Any information would be greatly appreciated. I have two daughter’s and I want to do what’s…

  • Tammy Great Grandma Sarah Ann Choctaw name Elisija from Tammy. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 29

    I am trying to find out any information about my Great Grandma Sarah Ann Choctaw name Elisija maiden name unknown married Ruben Jahue Province date unknown he passed on 10/7/1935 and her on 2/27/1935 I do not know birthdates of either had 4 children my grandpa was the 3rd born…

  • Bobby Milligan Grandparent Search from Bobby Milligan. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 25

    I am Trying to find out if My grandmother Mary Pryer Daughter of Herman Pryor and Mary Hidgeon. Supposely born in 1891 on a Choctaw Reservation. Any Help would appreciated. You can E-mail Me at bobble124@aol.com. Message me on Facebook at Bobby Milligan

  • GLORIA BROWN Proving that Moses Youngblood of Marion County, MS, had a Choctaw Roll Number from GLORIA BROWN. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 25

    Moses Youngblood born in the lat 1750’s and died at the age of 100 in 1850, had all the Choctaw features of high cheek bones, long black wavy hair and a strong stature. He is shown on the Federal Census with his wife, Caroline and is profiled in the "Alice…

  • GLORIA BROWN Seeking information about Cecilia Ann (Stevens) Dismukes born in MS from GLORIA BROWN. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 25

    I have found Cecilia Ann (Stevens) Dismukes, age 20, on the 1870 Federal Census in Gonzales County, Texas with her husband, Andrew Dismukes, age 40, Both show the State of Mississippi as their birth State. I am trying to confirm that Cecilia was born on Choctaw Nation in Yalobusha County,…

  • Leo Pergson MC"R" 14th Article Claimants Roll Cards/ Mar 10, 1899 Mckennon Rolls- "Identified" "Refused" 14th Article Claimants/ from Leo Pergson on January 13

    MSGenWeb.Org Project-Hosted by Ancestry.Com Rootsweb.Com- Researching for your MC"R" 14th Article Claimants Ancestors-1902 Identified Mississippi Choctaw http://www.msgw.org/carroll/1902_Choctaw.html Although, these Mar 10, 1899 McKennon Rolls MC"R’ 14th Article Restored Records- MC"R" 14th Article Claimants that were enrolled on the Final Dawes Rolls-under Acts of Feb 8, 1887- “By Blood”-and Apr 22,…

  • Catalina M. Rodriguez Please Help bring Closure from Catalina M. Rodriguez. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 11

    I was looking at some of my husband family pictures, and noticed that my mother in law grandmother looked Indian. She explained that or is believed she was half Indian and her great grandmother was full. I found her great grandmother in the 1900 census, which stated she was born…

  • Saundra Alexander Archer surname Ward from Saundra Alexander Archer on January 6

    Why do so many Choctaw have the surname Ward