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  • Jennifer Guzman Looking for "Virginia" from Brownsville area c. 1971 from Jennifer Guzman. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 14, 2012

    My father-in-law was born to a Choctaw woman in August of 1971. She had left her husband when she was pregnant but then died in childbirth. He was given to a family in Mexico as an infant who raised him. The only information he has about his birth was that…

  • adam rockett INTOLUBBE browning goodner, velma: Earl C. intolubbe , colbert preston intolubbe , trying to find my roots from adam rockett INTOLUBBE browning . 4 comments, most recently from Phil Johnson on September 13, 2012

    Velma goodner was my g.grandmothers maiden name, she married earl c intolubbe and the traveled to alaska, they were part of the early civilization of alaska, earl and velma were my great grandparents and from what I hear ,they contributed a lot to the school system in Oklahoma as well…

  • francesbates grandfrather from francesbates. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 9, 2012

    my name is frances bates i am trying to locate the person that gg grandfather was greenwood gardner he was my ggrandfrather.please write me at francesbates@ymail.com thanks

  • Mike Raymond Milazzo Claiming my Choctaw Heritage from Mike Raymond Milazzo. 3 comments, most recently from Mike Raymond Milazzo on September 1, 2012

    My biological father is Charles “Denny” Knight…. I am his first born son, I am currently trying to obtain my original California Bakersfield Birth Cert. My father would not sign his rights away to me. and my mother later married, and I was adopted through the courts by my step-father…

  • Scherry Orr William Hamlet and Mary Metz from Scherry Orr. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 28, 2012

    I am looking for information on my Great Grandparents, William C. Hamlet b. in Alabama and Mary Metz,b. 1856 in Louisiana,were were told one of them was Choctaw Indian and met on the reservation, where ever that was, I believe Texas/Louisiana.. My Grandfather John A. Hamlet was thier son and…

  • Ben Grants and scholarships from Ben. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 24, 2012

    I was wondering if i could apply for grants and scholarships if i dont yet have my CDIB or tribal membership,its being processed. I’m majoring in Nursing and minoring in Child Development.

  • Theresa McFadden Decendants of: Peachy Grazebrook and Clem Smith from Theresa McFadden. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 20, 2012

    Hello, I’am trying to research my heritage to the Choctaw Nation. I know my grandmother was full blooded Choctaw on my fathers side. Her name was Audrey Smith (maiden).Her mothers name was Peachie Glazebrook (maiden), and she married a Clem Smith. To my knowledge Peachie, and Clem both lived in…

  • Julie Family Choctaw Hertiage from Julie. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 11, 2012

    I have been trying to find proof of my great-grandmother’s family Choctaw hertiage. She and her brother’s said they were Choctaw. I haven’t found anything stating they were other than living on Chickasaw terrority in 1900. Any help in this matter is greatly appreciated!! Please email and post so that…

  • Jim Byrd some old Choctaw names from Jim Byrd. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 6, 2012

    I’m looking into records about my Choctaw ancestry, and in a handwritten section of the Dawes Roll, I am looking at entries for people I suspect are my great-great-grandparents. I am looking at a line for Albert Forbis, #1859, living in Garvin, and enrolled in Red River County. It is…

  • Diane Barnes, Duncan-Doyle, (also Hurt, Williams, Oklahoma near Checotah) from Diane. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 6, 2012

    Looking for any info on the above-linked lines. Not able to verify Cherokee/Choctaw heritage; possibly, adopted Native children of Solomon Barnes???? Solomon was son of William Barnes and Margaret Doyle Duncan Barnes; Solomon married Mary W. Keffer/Keefer/Kiefer, MO 1819; they had many childre of Native blood but I can’t find…

  • Tamy Hall Choctaw heritage from Tamy Hall. 5 comments, most recently from Tamy Hall on August 4, 2012

    I’m stuck. My great grandfather always said he was 1/4 Choctaw, through his mother. His name was Mike Z. Davis, b. 1863. His parents were William Davis and Emma Caroline Davis, b.1834. Her parents were Michael M. Miller, b.1805, and Mary D. Pitts, b.about 1805. My grandfather (Mike’s son, Tomie…

  • Eileen Williams Mary Ellen Bryant Chance from Eileen Williams. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 11, 2012

    Mary Ellen Bryant is reportedly my g-g-grandmother. born about 1828 . It is told that she drowned crossing a creek during the Second Trail of Tears.I have found her in the 1850 census married to Isaac S. Chance with two children both male.I need to know more. Is there a…

  • Laura Binford Thomas HARVEY RANDOLPH and Bernettie Stansbury from Laura Binford. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 8, 2012

    I am doing ancestry for my children and have been told they have Choctaw Indian in them. We were told their great great grandparents (Thomas HARVEY RANDOLPH and Bernettie Stansbury) were registered. Is there any way we can find out more information and if this is true? Thomas H Randolph…

  • Mindy Migues Artelia Avery from Mindy Migues. 3 comments, most recently from Mindy Migues on June 28, 2012

    there is an article on this site about life on reservations and with the different tribes that is an interview with my great great great grandmother Artelia Overton Avery. She is of Choctaw descent but unfortunately never got on the Rolls. I grew up hearing her history and we all…

  • Richard Blanton James Family of LeFlore County, Oklahoma from Richard Blanton. 6 comments, most recently from Richard Blanton on June 22, 2012

    We are researching the descendants of Davis James and Mary (McKinney) James of the LeFlore County area. He was a member of the Choctaw Lighthorse.

  • Reagan Trying to get tribal enrollment for grandmother from Reagan. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 11, 2012

    Hello! I need help. I know that we are Choctaw indian and possibly Cherokee. I know that there is no one on the role except for my grandmother’s great great grandfather’s daughter. However, I have seen the 1860’s Federal Census that says they lived in the Choctaw nation in Arkansas…

  • James   R.    Cook cook Family from James R. Cook. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 7, 2012

    Hollo my James; I wounld like to find out if George H. Cook and Thomas W. Cook was marred to a Choctaw if so I wounld like know? Add George Henry Cook is my great great grandfather I wounld like to find out if he marred a Choctae if so…

  • Gereldene Chaney roll number from Gereldene Chaney. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 5, 2012

    Im looking for info on getting a roll number my grandparents never had one but i know someone did just not sure how far back i was thinking that my great grandparents or great great grandparents they were baldwin and adams they are all from around atoka durant and wister…

  • Debbie Hawkins Lawson Webster from Debbie Hawkins. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on May 31, 2012

    My great great Grandfather was Lawson Webster. Worked as a Doctor or possblr a vet on a Choctaw reservation. Met someone named passibly Elvira and they had my Grandfather Christopher Columbus the in early 1900’s. Lawson had 2 brothers named Daniel and Frank Webster. Anyone having any information would be…

  • Bill Horn Genealogy-Pursley from Bill Horn. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on May 15, 2012

    I am researching my grandson’s Indian heritage. His grandmother was on tribal rolls. Her name war Marteen Pursley born 12/6/1920 in Logan county Kentucky. She died in late 1990’s. Her sister did the research and got them on the rolls. The information I have says there is a Pursley on…