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  • 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

  • Sharon I want to learn. from Sharon. 3 comments, most recently from Shelly (Harris) Davis on January 8, 2012

    Hi. My name is Sharon and I have a story I want to tell. When I was a baby, I was abandoned in an apartment and was found by some white people who raised me as their own. That is the story my father tells me. When I was a…

  • Theresa Tracking my family from Theresa. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 4, 2012

    i am trying to track down my choctaw family. My grandfather, Warne layton was born on a choctaw reservation in missouri and died Feb. 10, 1973 in Miami, FL. I have been unable to find anything else about him. If anyone could push me in the right direction it would…

  • Jennifer Noamie (Heins or Hines) from Jennifer. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 30, 2011

    I’m doing a genealogy tree on my dad. We know his grandmother was full blooded indian. It was told she was Alabama-Couchatta. I understood this was the same as choctaw. Anybody with any information would be appreciated..

  • Collin Courtney Courtney geneology from Collin Courtney. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 29, 2011

    My Great Grandfather, an Irishman, married an Indian woman from one of the Oklahoma tribes………… I am 70 years old now so this was long ago………..This makes me 1/8th Indian on my father’s side………We also have Cherokee blood on my mother’s side from Georgia The family doesn’t know a thing…

  • Kathleen Diane (Simpson) Diaz BEN SMALLWOOD from Kathleen Diane (Simpson) Diaz on December 28, 2011

    I am sad to announce the passing of my step-brother Ben Smallwood. Ben was found in his home on Christmas Day. Ben was the direct desendant of the Chief, Ben Smallwood.

  • RL HERRON I WANT TO FIND ANCESTORS OF ALBERT DANIEL HERRON from RL HERRON. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 23, 2011

    MY GRANDFATHER WAS ALBERT DANIEL HERRON MY DAD WAS W.L.HERRON MARRIED LULA NEVILLS BOTH LIVED IN LIMA OHIO. .LOOKING TO FIND OUT IF MY GRANDMOTHER SUSIE ANA CARPENTER MARRIED TO DANIEL ALBERT.

  • Jean Mark Valentino Baker from Jean . 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 21, 2011

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  • connie woods tracing family history from connie woods. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 15, 2011

    i want to lern of my great grandmothers childhood and who her parents where

  • Effiesk2 Jacob / Wesley from Effiesk2. 5 comments, most recently from rayson allen on December 14, 2011

    Looking for any information on Jacob / Wesley family lineage. Don’t know much about my hertiage but willing to learn. I am the granddaughter of Folsom Jacob and Rhoda Wesley Jacob. Any information is appreciated.

  • Ellen Oklahoma Indian Schools from Ellen. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 10, 2011

    Does anyone know where I can find a complete list of Indian schools in Oklahoma and how would I obtain their student enrollments and histories? Thank you in advance for any assistance.

  • Kerry Clayton Choctaw Family from Kerry Clayton. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 2, 2011

    My great great grandmother Margaret Nicholson is listed on the Dawes final roll, card number MCR2968. Does this allow me to seek membership in the Choctaw Tribe. Thank you Kerry

  • Noah P. Feltner Jr. Lisa Paden father from Noah P. Feltner Jr. on November 4, 2011

    Lisa: My name is Noah P. Feltner Jr. Your father was my half uncle.He worked for me at one time in the late 60’s My email nfeltner@netzero.net. Noah

  • Harlie Coles Family line from Harlie Coles. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 4, 2011

    Hi my name is harlie, i am in search of my heritage, my mother says that we are from the choctaw indian heritage but she refuses to help me in my search…….. My Mothers name is Verna Elizabeth McClard, her mothers name is Lenora Daney if there is anything you…

  • Carolyn Henry Lockwood Thomas Underwood son of Harriet Gardner and Thomas Underwood from Carolyn Henry Lockwood on October 27, 2011

    My grandfather, Thomas Jefferson Underwood b. 1/10/1881, Indian Territory, Ok, son of Harriet Gardner b. abt 1861,IT, Ok and Thomas Underwood. Choctaw Census Card #125, roll #262. He is shown on census card with his half brother Alex Davis. His Mother, Harriet died during childbirth when Thomas was born. He…

  • Hope J Davis Reed/ Reid from Hope J Davis. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 11, 2011

    Hello, I am looking for information on my Grandmother Erthel Ida Stevenson. I was told Grandmother was Choctaw. Please Help me if you can, Hope Estimated Birth Year: abt 1904 Birthplace: Dodd, Marion, Arkansas or James Creek, Marion, Arkansas Death place Ada, OKlahoma Valley View Burial in Stonewall, OK Father’s…

  • Roxsan Young I'm looking for my grandfather's friend. from Roxsan Young. 7 comments, most recently from Roxsan Young on September 24, 2011

    This was a friend of my grandfathers in Caney Oklahoma in 1936. I’ve been told he joined the service. Does anyone recognize him? My grandmother met with him again at a parade in Caney (1986), they were dear old friends. My mother only remembers that he was Choctaw. If he…