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  • w.p. Capt. Shemontah , Comp.B 1st Choctaw Mounted Rifle from w.p.. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 20, 2013

    Looking for more info on Capt. Shemontah (alias John Gibson). Also looking for Capt. Sinta Nowa of the Choctaw Mounted Rifle, and Private Peh-le-tubbee. Thanks

  • mary James Jake Williston from mary on March 18, 2013

    no information available

  • Teresa Clark Rosetta Susanna from Teresa Clark. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 4, 2013

    I am looking for proof of Choctaw for Rosetta Susama. I show her born about 1850in Mississippi and died approx 1900 in Mississippi. I have heard she did the walk of tears!!! Any info is helpful!!

  • Dianna Ray Aaron Burkhaulter and Running Rabbit from Dianna Ray. 5 comments, most recently from Dianna Ray on March 2, 2013

    I’m in the family of Steve Jester His mother name was Phoebe burkhaulter. I Told His name could be Aaron Burkhaulter. He changed it to Steve Jester. He is Choctaw I was told he was a chief. There no record of his death. My grandmother said when he died he…

  • paul choctaw donation to ireland from paul on February 28, 2013

    I would like to sincerely thank the Choctaw nation for their donation back in 1847, it was a most genorous gesture! Thank you so much!

  • Aisha Deersound Linole Happy purim from The Native American synagogue, pow wow in Seattle wanti Choctaw Ireland Belgium Mali Tokyo coexist lucid dreams from Aisha Deersound Linole on February 22, 2013

    All i can think to say is… Hippy love, tripping on love, truly free So much nonconformity and ranklessness, no harm in frogstafari way, Yomo! Dream rave dream dream yourself old wierd trippy folk, my sisters boyfriend is ganesh with a wierd video way too scary dream freak out from…

  • AmyPH Land grants from AmyPH. 3 comments, most recently from Aisha Deersound Linole on February 18, 2013

    I was told today that my great-grandmother received a land allotment from the Choctaws in the early 1900s. How do I go about checking the validity of the information that I learned of today?

  • Aisha Deersound Linole Prayer for Healing from the holocaust from Aisha Deersound Linole on February 18, 2013

    Discordianism is ayahuasca (amazon rainforest) shamanism, question everything think for yourself only the intuitive overcome the stress perpetuating tradition and attain the meditation through insightful rule breaking, it’s a symbolic freeing from all dogma and all conflicting duality, I felt bound at first but now I feel free, Aeris smiles…

  • Andrew Bridgeford looking for family from Andrew Bridgeford. 3 comments, most recently from Patsy M Swanson on February 16, 2013

    Hi, my name is Andrew. My birth certificate once shown my name as Baby Boy McAlester, and another shown the name as Rufus. My birth father’s name is James Jake Williston, I believe he has passed on. My birth mother’s name is Linda Luo McAlester. I have no info about…

  • mike harvey any info on harvey family wilburton/ damon valley from mike harvey. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 12, 2013

    lookin for ne info on the HARVEY family around wilburton damon valley area. . .meaning of choctaw names.. . Elapahanubb & Chum Pa thank you

  • Nancy Myers Hattie C. Anderson from Nancy Myers. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 11, 2013

    I am looking for my father’s family. Hattie C Anderson was my great-grandmother. Her sister’s name was Mildred Anderson. They were from Mississippi and were of Choctaw descent. Their father’s name was Joseph Anderson. Joseph was in the Confederate Army from the time Hattie was an infant until 4 years…

  • marty-guj Stanton/Brashears Fam. from Alabama from marty-guj on February 9, 2013

    Hello Researchers, I have info. on the Stanton/ Brashears family who were down in Alabama before in early 1930s. Allen Stanton from KY, met & married Susanna Lyles (dau. of Ann (Brshears)Lyles & husband John Lyles. Ann Brashears descends from Zadock Brashears who served in the American Revolution. I am…

  • Linda McClure Looking for my Great Grandmother's family for Johnson/Evans Tree from Linda McClure. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 7, 2013

    I’ve been doing our geneology on and I’ve come across an 1896 Dawes application App #1349 for Annie Holt. However, not sure if it’s really related to a family member. My Great Grandmother’s name is Mary Jane (Ledbetter) Johnson b.11/2/1876 (d.4/13/1962 Woodward OK) to Frank and Sarah Ann “Sallie”…

  • Despina Would like accurate historical info for script... from Despina. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 5, 2013

    i do not belong to any tribe… i’m looking for accurate description/information of a way of life for the Choctaw in OK around the very end of late 1800s/beginning of 1900s for a script. i would like it to be as accurate as possible and will gladly thank the Choctaw…

  • Matthew Frankie Belvin from Matthew on January 30, 2013

    Do you have any information on Frankie Belvin. I want to know if she was a member of the tribe. She was born to Napoleon Belvin.

  • Deborah Robinson Looking for Wilson/Reddick connection from Deborah Robinson. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 17, 2013

    My grandma Zora Pearl Wilson born 1904 in Talihina, her father James Cage Wilson b-1882. mother Docie/Jane Reddick or Reddicks died in 1908. Looking for Chocktaw connection.

  • francesbates looking for kin from francesbates. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 9, 2013

    I am looking for anyone that knows anything roseetta or sam riddle he was last know to live in lawton with his brother.he had war bonds that belonged to my mother.

  • Lee Ann Leach Percentage of Choctaw to join nation from Lee Ann Leach. 3 comments, most recently from Sarah Turner on January 5, 2013

    What is the blood percentage (1/4th, 1/8th, 1/16th) amount that a person needs to present to the nation to be included? I am 1/8th Cherokee but, I am asking for a friend whose great grandmother was Choctaw.

  • Alan Perry Damron Family from Alan Perry. 3 comments, most recently from Steve Henson on December 31, 2012

    Looking for information on my gggrandfather- Charles Wesley Damron. Married to Mary Ann Seago. Trying to find out if he was enrolled or not. I know his son was enrolled. He was married to Mary Ann’s daughter. Mary Ann’s daughter was Amanda.

  • Charles W. Little Genealogy from Charles W. Little. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 30, 2012

    Was my Dad ever registered as a member of the Choctaw Nation?