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  • 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…

  • bonnie s. graham I'm looking for my dads family from bonnie s. graham. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 23, 2011

    Greeting’s my dads family names are.. starr Silver -mother Frank Graham -father – Irish he had a sister twin – Catherine Silver Graham my son an I are doing a Genealogy on my family for the scout program.. I hope someone can help I can’t fine anything.. Thank you.. Bonnie

  • Sheri Corral help me find from Sheri Corral on January 21, 2011

    Hello my name is Sheri Corral and I live in Riverside, California. I recently found my family on Dawes roll and I am so excited. I have always felt in my heart that I was native American I just did not know where to go. Well I need a blood…

  • Laura Catherine Turner Branam - Rose from Laura Catherine Turner on January 20, 2011

    rom Laura Catherine Turner today at 11:28PM I am looking for info on John Branam born about 1850 & his wife Elizabeth Rose born around 1854. They were my great great grand parents. They were from the Sale Creek, Hamilton county Tennessee area. Iknow they also lived near Soddy Daisy,…

  • Marcella Venegas Lighthorsemen from Marcella Venegas. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 9, 2011

    Is anyone aware of the names of Choctaw Lighthorsemen? My sister says that our GGrandfather was a member. I want to know for sure. Can anyone point me in the right direction to locate this information? Thank You.

  • Areal Hoping to locate family from Areal on January 8, 2011

    i recently discovered the Dawes roll numbers for some of my Choctaw ancestors and was hoping i might be able to locate distant family that I have never met. Samual McCasson is my gggggrandfather, and I am very excited to know if I still have Choctaw family members alive. I…

  • Julie Holland-Them Looking into the Past from Julie Holland-Them. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 8, 2011

    I am looking for someone genealogically related to me through Thomas Winchester Krebbs or Fannie Cowan. My family was relocated in the 1830s according to my grandmother who has since passed on. Also, they may have been Cherokees listed as Choctaw as they do not appear on the Dawes Roll….

  • Wayne Looking for Olivia Bohannan Williams from Wayne. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 3, 2011

    My great grandmother was Olivia or aka “Ollie” Bohannan born dec 1869 in Alabama parents Mary Three Feather Swan Bohannan father James Madison Bohannan Olivia married William B Williams on July 14 1891 in Marshall Co, Alabama They had 6 children and lived in Alabama last know location was Etowah…

  • Tina Kekoolani Gilman Hello from Tina Kekoolani Gilman. 5 comments, most recently from Tina Kekoolani Gilman on January 2, 2011

    I am the great granddauhter of john chu chu nelson gilman , please i m in need of info about my great grandfather an indian tribe name chu chu he was the cheif of this tribe and he was called chu chu do you folks have any i dea on…

  • Sandra Wiginton ancestor research from Sandra Wiginton. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 26, 2010

    I was born in Austin, TX. My father ’s family was from Paris and Cooper, TX. His grandmother was from the Trail of Tears, Cherokee, and he was researching our lineage when he passed away. My mothers (Jessie Marie) family was from Fidelity, Illinois..Parents-Charles Moreland and Fern Locke of Choctaw…

  • Goatcher Looking for Monty Ray Goatcher, son of Erlene Turley (deceased) from Goatcher on December 18, 2010

    Need to contact Monty Ray Goatcher, a man about 55 years of age about a large insurance settlement for him. I am his half- brother Buddy. I may have name spelling wrong, it could be Monte Rey or Monty Ray. His mother was Choctaw. I read on Bishnik newsletter from…

  • connie necaise eddie pouyadou from connie necaise on December 15, 2010

    My great grandfather is eddie pouyadou his wif is annie manzey pouyadou spelling is different everywhere you look. I have recently found out that he is 1/2 chotaw indian after requesting per capita. he is mississippi band. I am trying to find out what is next what we need to…

  • David Scott Wayne Murphy AMY RUFF JENKINS/CARDIN from David Scott Wayne Murphy. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 13, 2010

    I am trying to locate more information about Amy Ruff my great grandmother. The family search site has a person born 1878 , not sure this is her as she is listed as Amy Tennessee which was her mothers name (Fledona Tennessee) . Born Eagle County, Oklahoma, Choctaw Tribe, Some…

  • FreeSpirit1 HICKMAN family from FreeSpirit1. 3 comments, most recently from FreeSpirit1 on December 9, 2010

    I am trying to find any of my relatives Jonathan HICKMAN 390 or Hannah EAGLE. My grandaughter Tylani Skye Hickman is turning 5 and her daddy’s Mum is also part African American/Indian from the Mississippi region so with 3 different ancestors of Native American it would be nice for her…

  • Theresa Welsh Goins Family from Theresa Welsh. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 20, 2010

    My name is Theresa Welsh my grandmothers name was Lizzie Goins. Her father was Asa Goins. He was married to Sara J bolton. I am trying to gather information about my linage. If anyone is related to them please contact me.

  • Paul Conatzer Quick question from Paul Conatzer. 3 comments, most recently from Paul Conatzer on November 19, 2010

    My father and brother both have tribal cards and CDIB cards. Because of my laziness and and dislike of paperwork I haven’t got mine yet. My father recently passed away and I’m wondering if a copy of his cards and my birth certificate with his name on it would be…

  • samuel h grever sr My great grandmother Mary Withey from samuel h grever sr. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 10, 2010

    my great grandmother Mary WITHEY had a number after her name on marriages in Choctaw nation in 1892 the number was MC2 is this number significant? and how thank you . my great grandfather Henry Grewer married Mary Withey in Choctaw nation Indian territory im am in hopes of finding…