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  • Roslyn Mckinney Mckinney Family Search from Roslyn Mckinney. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 31, 2011

    My paternal name is Roslyn Mckinney and I am searching for family members related to Cecil Mckinney (my great uncle) and my paternal grandmother Birdie Mckinney who was born in Mississippi then crossed the river to Lousiana around 1914. I am 42 and feel I still have plenty of time…

  • Betty R. Walker Choctaw vs Cherokee heritage from Betty R. Walker. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 31, 2011

    My grandfather James Franklin White, 2/21/1869 was married to Mary Viola Brown 1/2/1890. Their parents were Joseph Martin Jackson White, 6/23-1842 and Miranda Clementine Puckett, 1850, d 1880, He may have been born in Atoka County, OK. In 1850 some records show they lived in Tishimingo County, MS. The Pucketts…

  • Lindi Jo Searching for info:Charles Rice or Evie Laura Williams Rice. from Lindi Jo. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 30, 2011

    Searching for info:Charles Rice or Evie Laura Williams Rice. Also Evie’s sister was Maudie Ola Rice, whom i have attached a link about that metions the Choctow Nation..Their daughter is my late grandmother Ruby Ola rice.. They were either born or buried in Tushka Cemetery, or Atoka or Pontotoc counties…

  • Jim Odell Richardson Gibson/Waters from Jim Odell Richardson. 3 comments, most recently from Trish on March 25, 2011

    My paternal great-grandfather was Walter Thomas (W.T.) Gibson, an original Choctaw enrollee who was allotted land near Foster, OK in Garvin County. W.T.‘s father was Reuben Gibson who had a twin brother named Calvin. Reuben’s father was James Gibson and his mother was (Maria?), both listed as Choctaw. W.T.’s mother…

  • Zanell searching Chak-Tau Indian heritiage from Zanell . 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 19, 2011

    Hello, My grandmother is 1/2 Chak-Tau Indian at 89 years old, her father’s name was Chester Crockett, his mother was full blood Chak-Tau her name was Jo Emma Crockett from Newelton Lousiana. Are there any records available on file. How do I find what percentage (we) the grandchildren are? Also,…

  • Loretta James Riley Butler from Loretta. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 16, 2011

    James Riley Butler was my grandmother’s grandfather.. We always knew that that our grandmother was part indian.. But, she would never talk about it… I heard from a distant relative through ancestry.com.. My grandmother’s aunt told her family more.. From this info my grandmothers grandparents were both full blooded indians…..

  • Jeanie Help locating information about a Scottish woman with the last name of Telfer from Jeanie. 10 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 10, 2011

    I am looking for information about the sister of my great-grandmother, who was a doctor/midwife living in McAlester amongst the Choctaw around 1906-1907 (not 100% sure of the dates). She was Scottish. She had pure white hair and her last name was TELFER. She was extremely well-liked and respected by…

  • Sue Looking for Choctaw link to Ann Hunt Miller from Sue. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 7, 2011

    For many years I have had a copy of an early photo. The back reads Ann Hunt Miller, Choctaw Indian, born March 27th, 1813, Fairfax Co. Va. Dies June 14th, 1894. Married Samuel Tennessee Miller Jan. 28th 1832(appears he is missing hand and forearm). The tenth child Samuel Arthur Miller…

  • Dean Sammons Wolbach History - 1890's from Dean Sammons Wolbach. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 27, 2011

    I would like to be educated on the history between the Choctaw Nation and the peoples of Arkansas and Texas between about 1885 and 1900.

  • Marian Whatley Carmona Whatley relatives from Marian Whatley Carmona. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 20, 2011

    Am looking for others who ae related to the Whatleys or Sam Black

  • Marian Whatley Carmona family connection from Marian Whatley Carmona on February 19, 2011

    Looking for any connection to the Whatley,Black, or Skeen familys

  • Terry 1919 and the next ten years from Terry. 2 comments, most recently from Marian Whatley Carmona on February 19, 2011

    My grandfather was born in Hugo OK in 1919 and he never would talk about those years at the reservation. I was told by other family members it was so bad and he would never tell me or anyone else. Can anyone tell me what was happening to the children…

  • Tina Follett Allen Family from Tina Follett. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 14, 2011

    Im looking for any relatives for the Allen family.. My Dad was Vernon Edward Allen was born in Talihina Ok..I was told he was born on Chocataw resevation..Born in 1941.. His dad was JD Allen and his mother was Lena.. I belive her maiden name was Whitchaneck? He had lots…

  • Derek Bishinik Question from Derek. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 8, 2011

    Good evening, My name is Derek and I attend Haskell Indians Nations University. I was assigned a homework assignment about finding my tribal newspaper and asking a representative of that paper if they have full freedom of speech. I would like to know if there is freedom of speech in…

  • codycash My Mother from codycash. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 3, 2011

    My mother passed away June 21 2010. her father was Native American. I think she was Choctaw. she was not allowed in the public school. she attended a school in Oklahoma. she attended a school in wyandotte Oklahoma. She went by her fathers name at that time. His name was…

  • Melissa I'm searching for information on the Hayes family. from Melissa. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 29, 2011

    My name is Melissa (Ater) Jackson-Kuenzi I’m searching for information about the Hayes family.I have been searching for quite some time now.I just found out that my great-grand parents are Robert and Eunice or Evnice Hayes. I did find my great-grand father on record.But I really don’t know anything about…

  • Jeanie Potts family from Jeanie. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 28, 2011

    I am a direct descendant of Jonathan H. Potts 1818-1889. I have found the Potts family on a list of families of the Choctaw Nation. I would like to get any information I can. Thank you.

  • Deb Looking for my great-grandma's information from Deb. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 28, 2011

    Hello. I am searching for any records for my great-grandmother, Dorcas L Miller, born October 1855. She was married to, Samuel Kinsey. It is my understanding that she was full-blooded Choctaw. My grandfather, Samuel, became a citizen in 1896. He was 1/16 Choctaw. The settled in Oklahoma, Muskogee, then I…

  • chahta ohoyo a question.... from chahta ohoyo. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 28, 2011

    halito…. i know i am probably pushing the envelope, but have a question…what if you are choctaw, have positively traced it back several generations, but there is a problem…do you still qualify for a cdib/tribal membership if your ggg aunt is registered/carded, but not your ggg grandmother, who was her…

  • chahta ohoyo CDIB and beyond from chahta ohoyo. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 26, 2011

    halito CDIB or not to CDIB…i have known i was native american from the day i was born…lived almost 30 years totally immersed in and part of non-native society..i am now 63..have just put back together the fact my dad’s mom’s family is choctaw, with, indeed, a daughter of capt…