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  • Regina Lewis Looking for info on my great grandfather from Crockett Texas from Regina Lewis. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on May 12, 2011

    I’m trying to find information on my great grandfather JAMES LEWIS…he died In Crockett texas in the early 1960’s, his wife’s name was Maggie Lewis. His son (my grandfather) was named Tom Lewis, who served in wwII, served in North Africa, and the Korean war. I have been trying to…

  • patricia leflore washburn Louis Campbell Leflore from patricia leflore washburn. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on May 8, 2011

    requesting if anyone has a photo of my grandfather louis campbell leflore. I would greatly appreciate it if you would e-mail me. Sincerely patricia leflore washburn. History of Oklahoma—B 1857 mississippi D1925 seymour, texas burried caddo,ok. parents lewis leflore- josephine carrington. 1st wife keturah coleman-children- rosa-michael- josephine-helen-louis campbell jr—-2nd wife…

  • shawn acker 1896 app from shawn acker. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on May 1, 2011

    hello, i have located a name on the 1896 applications of ‘john w hill’ “my grt granadather was john william hill and was said to be part cherokee or choctaw”. so i orderd the packet a it was an appeal , that family was admitted to the choctaw nation. weather…

  • MNH Information Please! from MNH. 3 comments, most recently from MNH on April 20, 2011

    Looking for information about Helen Maxine Dickson. She had a son – Charles Ray Dickson, that she put up for adoption in 1935 in Oklahoma. Charles’s birth certificate lists Helen Maxine as 1/8 Choctaw.

  • NORMA KITCHINGS FARRIS Need name of father of BABY BORN to DANA LOVE RUSSELL in 1919 from NORMA KITCHINGS FARRIS. 4 comments, most recently from NORMA KITCHINGS FARRIS on April 20, 2011

    LILLIAN RUSSELL was born to DANA LOVE RUSSELL in 1919 and fathered by a Choctaw man. My grandmother, Dana, bore my mom in Wichita County TX or in Tillman county OK, or possibly on one of the reservations, on May 21, 1919, lived at home with her mother, Mary Russell,…

  •  Noodles Choctaw Nation tribal court from Noodles. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 17, 2011

    I need some history regarding law enforcement in Indian territory in the late 1800. If you were tried in the Choctaw Nation Court and found guilty, where did you serve your time? What did the tribe do with the guilty person? Was there a county jail even through Oklahoma wasn’t…

  • Victoria Looking for Relatives and History on Homer M Folsom and/or Jerry L Folsom from Victoria on April 7, 2011

    If you have info. please e mail us at vfolsom1@yahoo.com THANKS

  • Jackie Stacy Ricker Looking for relatives/history on Harold Allen West (ID#94287), Allen West (roll # 52), and Albert West (roll # 51) from Jackie Stacy Ricker. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 7, 2011

    Hi, I am trying to find out any information about my Father, Grand Father, and Great, Great Grand Father. I know they came from the Oklahoma area and then moved to Cedar Hill, Colorado where my father was born. Harold Allen West attended Family Reunions somewhere in Oklahoma every year….

  • Suzanne  Goodwin Looking for Longs, Robbins, YoungbloodsMy from Suzanne Goodwin. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 6, 2011

    My grandfather was George (Washington) Long we think he is Choctaw or Cherokee , We think he has a Choctaw Roll # 1418, Our great grandmother Sarah Angeline Townsend she worked with the natives alot and we were told she helped signed one of the 1st peace treaties.

  • Janice Stone Affordable Choctaw Housing outside of Oklahoma? from Janice Stone on April 5, 2011

    My daughter is in need of affordable housing for a family of 5. She lives in SW Kansas but due to health issues needs to move closer to us in NE Kansas. Potawatomie Reservation is very close to our location. Are there any Choctaw housing benefits available through that reservation?

  • 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