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  • Matthew Financial Aid from Matthew. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 26, 2012

    Dear Choctaw Nation, I know the Choctaw Nation does a lot for its tribal members such as scholarships and the STAR Program to help support people financially. But I would like to ask that with all the nation does why doesn’t it provide its thousands of members with individual financial…

  • Becky Bacon Clay Worden (Warden) son of Arlie grandson of Arlie from Becky Bacon. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 23, 2012

    Clay Worden (Warden) is trying to find information about his father Arlie, grandfather Arlie, & grate aunt Arlean Worden, Clay was told his father was full Choctaw his grate aunt Arlean moved back to the Choctaw nation in the 1950’s or 60’s and died there. His Grandfather Arline Worden was…

  • Deborah Larkan Looking for decendants of Avants (Avance ) Ridge from Deborah Larkan. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 22, 2012

    I was told my grand parents were choctaw and cherokee decent, Last names of family that would link us would be Kendall Ridge Avance Avants Hampton Hilton some were born in oak grove cummunity of pope co arkansas others would have been born maybe in oklahoma any information prior to…

  • tina flanigan iam all so looking for family . from tina flanigan. 4 comments, most recently from Debra Miller Loveless on March 21, 2012

    my grandmother dolly butler . than married a holley. her father was james riley butler. born feb 2. 1865 in chickasaw,grandy ok who went on to marry a molly luther holieday. she was born march 26, 1881.

  • Sunni B Proving Heritage from Sunni B. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 12, 2012

    Hello, I hope it’s okay that I post this on this forum. For years I have been trying to prove my Chickasaw heritage (and I would post this question on their website, but have been unable to find a forum there.) Here is the problem(s): 1-My grandmother, born in 1909,…

  • TLFulton Choctaw Lighthorsemen July 2011 Calender Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma from TLFulton. 4 comments, most recently from BFulton on February 29, 2012

    My great grandfather was Jeff Fulton born in 1854 married in 1890 and died on 9 October 1909. He married Susan Hayes who was born in 1865 and died in1941.From a family photo the picture in the calender of the lighthorsemen on the far left resembles a picture of my…

  • Cathy Alley Tracing Family Roots Last Name "Davis" from Cathy Alley. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 26, 2012

    Tracing family….believe this to be my paternal great-grandfather…. William H Davis, Born July 1874 in Georgia 1900 US Census shows home to be Township 1, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory, Roll: T623 Farmer; Spouse Lillie Ann Davis (Born Apr 1877) 1910 US Census shows home: Erick (Beckham Cty) Oklahoma Can you…

  • Diane Matthews Daniel Henry Mackey from Diane Matthews on February 24, 2012

    Looking to locate the above named person. He would be in his sixties and attended South Lake Tahoe High School in California. He was in the Army in mid sixties and lived last known address in Orville, CA. He is Choctaw Indian. Please respond if you know this man. Thank…

  • s.b freeman Searching for FREEMAN and MCCOY Family.... from s.b freeman. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 22, 2012

    I am currently looking to get more information about the FREEMAN last name and MCCOY last name. Im looking for people with the last name FREEMAN who lived or currently live in Everidge Choctaw OKlahoma between 1850-1910. My grandmothers father and siblings are from present day HUGO, Oklahoma and his…

  • Alan Thorpe Choctaw donation to Irish famine victims from Alan Thorpe. 2 comments, most recently from George R Green on February 20, 2012

    Hi there, I have just very recently learned about an event from back in 1847, which truly amazed me. The Choctaw people donated seven hundred dollars to aid starving famine victims in Ireland. This was such a hugely selfless,generous and kind act, especially considering the plight of the Choctaw people…

  • Krysty Cochran's Academy from Krysty. 3 comments, most recently from Krysty on February 10, 2012

    Hi! I’m looking for information on Cochran’s Academy. I spend a lot of time doing genealogical research & I’ve run across this place on several maps & just wondered what it was. I have googled it & looked through some books to no avail. I was just wondering what Cochran’s…

  • Karen West Sanchez Need help finding old property from Karen West Sanchez. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 4, 2012

    I have the deed/allotment information (ie: legal description) on the property I’m looking for, but need help to decipher where exactly the property is located. The information is from the Choctaw-Chickasaw Deeds and Allottments book from 1910 by E. Hastain. This legal description does not match the township/range criteria at…

  • Karen West Sanchez Need help finding old property from Karen West Sanchez on February 3, 2012

    I have the deed/allotment information (ie: legal description) on the property I’m looking for, but need help to decipher where exactly the property is located. The information is from the Choctaw-Chickasaw Deeds and Allottments book from 1910 by E. Hastain. This legal description does not match the township/range criteria at…

  • Beverley Monds from Beverley. 9 comments, most recently from Linda Freeman on February 2, 2012

    I’m trying to find info on Job Rogers Monds (1784-1859) and wife, Mildred ? (1814-) . These are my great great grandparents and are reportedly of Choctaw descent. One of their daughters, Mary Jane Monds Tully is buried at Choctaw Nation, Pontotoc, OK. I am wondering if there were married…

  • Sandra Searching for Samual Laxton information from Sandra . 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 2, 2012

    My grandfather Samual Laxton, was born in OK and we were told he was on one of the roll call sheets, we are looking for information on this, also his parents.

  • Joshanna Leeann Brooks Please help me from Joshanna Leeann Brooks. 3 comments, most recently from Joshanna Leeann Brooks on January 26, 2012

    I am looking for information about my father, Stephen Dale Brooks, he died 8\28\98 and was born 5\23\52. I found his death certificate by using my birth certificate. I know he has passed, but I want to know who he was and if I have any relatives. I was told…

  • red70460 The Acolapissa Indians on the Pearl River in Southern Louisiana from red70460 on January 17, 2012

    For my entire life I have heard the older white generation of my area speak of the indians that once lived on the Pearl River. As an adult I have been led to study the Acolapissa. Not much is known of the Acolapissa prior to them moving to the Bayou…

  • Michael John Berry Researching Berry's from Yazoo, MS genealogy 1898 and back. from Michael John Berry. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 11, 2012

    I am doing research on the John Edward Berry family tree from Yazoo, MS. He was my grandfather and born in yazoo, ms in 1898. John’s wife was Evelyn Buchner they settled in chicago in the 1930’s. Their children were John, Richard, Eloise, and Mary Ann. In 1967/68/69, Eloise took…

  • David Allgood Seeking Info. from David Allgood. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 11, 2012

    I have record of my wife’s great grandfather residing in township 6, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory in 1900. His name was Tom E. Smith and he was 8 years old at the time. He was living with a Long family. I believe his mother to have been Dora Smith who…

  • connie lynn cagle am i choctaw from connie lynn cagle. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 8, 2012

    not sure how to start research