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  • wendy gottesman Jessie Shelton Rachel Marrs from wendy gottesman. 17 comments, most recently from tjp on July 28

    Hi! i am doing family research and found the Dawes case of Maggie coleman that included my ancestor Jessie Shelton woh’s wife was Rachel Marrs. They were all refused and I wa wondering if any other decendents were able to be admitted to the tribe. Please contact me at wendyb@thegrid.net…

  • Rose Mary Faciane Family Lineage of the Brookter Family Louisiana from Rose Mary Faciane. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 22

    My grandfather’s father grew up on a reservation. His given name Kent, his surname Brookter. He lived in Pearl River. Trying to confirm ethnicity.

  • Sandra Hipps Childs Phoebe E. Tyler (Married to George W. Bell) from Sandra Hipps Childs. 3 comments, most recently from rayson allen on July 14

    Located George W. Bell, Male, IW (Intermarried White) Card #2145, Tribe: Choctaw by Intermarriage, Roll #900, Found nothing on his wife who I believe to be Phoebe E. Tyler. Only listing I can find is where she was on the census of 1885 as Phebie Bell. If you have any…

  • Sherry Blair Donate pottery to museum? from Sherry Blair. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 13

    My family has been carrying around a vase and 2 arrowheads for several generations now. It is all we have left of our heritage. My great grandmother was full blood Indian but I’ve been told the blood was of Cherokee Choctaw mix. My grandmother said that her mother escaped the…

  • Karen Hickman Hickman Family from Karen Hickman. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 12

    I am William Lee Hickman’s wife. Lee is the son of Ray Rufus Hickman b. 1944 in Broken Bow, McCurtain Cty, OK., son of William “Willie” Henry Hickman b. 1921 in Oklahoma City, d. 1983 California, and Aline Hickman b. 1921 d. ?. I have census records from 1930 and…

  • Gayleen Danylle GUYTON GUYTON from Gayleen Danylle GUYTON. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 12

    Seeking any/all information on my Grandfather’s [Willie Bird Guyton]family. From what I was told, he was 1/2 Indian, 1/2 African American. As soon as I’m able to find a picture, I will post it. I believe he and my Grandmother migrated from the South (Mississippi?) to Portland, Oregon. My grandfather…

  • Tanya3773 Bohanon's from Tanya3773. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 12

    I am looking for Bohanon’s that are from Mcalester, Albion, and Clayton Oklahoma. I am doing research on my family tree and would love to be able to talk with them about this. They would be descendants of Robert Lee Bohanon and Elsie. If anyone is willing to help me,…

  • Larry Ivins Choctaw ancesters from Larry Ivins . 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 11

    My great great grandfather was Samuel Ivins he had one wife her name was Elizabeth ann Martin they lived early 1800s what do I need to find out more I was told he saw his parents murdered on the trail of tears and a Irish immigrant found and raised him…

  • rhardage hendrix family from rhardage. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 11

    has anyone posted a family tree of the hendrix family.starting with wade and louiza hendrix.or know somyhing about this family. any help would be appreciated.pleas email khardage@pine-net.com thanks

  • Larry Ivins Ancestors from Larry Ivins on May 23

    My great great grandfather was Samuel IVINS he was married to Elizabeth ann Martin early 1800s I’ve been told that he and his brother saw there parents brutally murdered on the trail of tears and an Irish immigrant named IVINS finished raising them and gave them the IVINS name ….

  • Larry Ivins Ancestors from Larry Ivins on May 23

    My great great grandfather was Samuel IVINS he was married to Elizabeth ann Martin early 1800s I’ve been told that he and his brother saw there parents brutally murdered on the trail of tears and an Irish immigrant named IVINS finished raising them and gave them the IVINS name ….

  • Shannon Looking for relatives of John Shults in OK. from Shannon. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on May 6

    If you have any information for John Shults, please contact me at shannon@wpswireless.com

  • Leo Pergson Jessee Shelton Rachel Marrs- from Leo Pergson on May 5

    Jane Marrs v Choctaw Nation. No. 88. Judgment. On this 19th day of January, A. D. 1898. came the claimants by their attorney and file a motion to re-form the judgment heretofore entered in this cause and for a nunc pro tunc entry herein; and the court being well and…

  • Leo Pergson Clarifying/ CDIB/ Cards "Certificate Degree of Indian Blood" and the MCR-14th Article Claimants "CENSUS CARDS" in the I.T. Choctaw Nation. from Leo Pergson on May 3

    Clarifying/ CDIB/ Cards “Certificate Degree of Indian Blood” and the MCR-14th Article Claimants “Census Cards” in the I.T. Choctaw Nation And that no BIA Appeal Whereas the Secretary of Interior Had/Has Complete Jurisdiction over the “Final Approval” or Unfair Rejection of any MCR-14th Article Claimant by Jurisdiction Rights to the…

  • Dee Brown TRY SLAVE SCHEDULES while searching your rolls from Dee Brown. 3 comments, most recently from Brad Littlejohn on May 3

    One never thinks of families as a slave but if your ancestors were FULL blood, they may very well have been slaves to escape the abuse of the inner town populations. The land owners provided room. board. food and they had very little need to go into town. They were…

  • Ronald Fox Smith, Hester Pittsbore, Ms from Ronald Fox. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on May 2

    I’m Retired, 71 years old… My Great grandmother Hester Smith ,Choctaw heritage, was from Calhoun county Mississippi She married my Great Grandfather Champ Kilgore who also was from Calhoun county in Pittsbore,, South of Oxford My Grandmother and above Parents came from that area to Choctaw Nation Area by Covered…

  • Leo Pergson MCR-14th Article Claimants-Jurisdiction by Citizenship et., al., Members of Mississippi Choctaws and the Choctaw Nation Dawes Final Rolls- from Leo Pergson on April 29

    MEMORIAL OF CHOCTAWS-et., al., MEMBERS OF MISSISSIPPI CHOCTAWS *IF YOU ARE A DESCENDANT/BENEFICIARY OF A MCR-14th ARTICLE CLAIMANT SEARCHING FOR A DIRECT DESCENDANT THAT WAS TRANSFERRED OVER ONTO THE DAWES COMMISSION FINAL ROLLS, REQUEST ASSISTANCE FROM MYSELF LEO W PERGSON OR SONYA DEATON OR JAMES R ROACH WHO ARE MCR-14th…

  • AReed Searching for Choctaw connection in Arkansas from AReed. 3 comments, most recently from AReed on April 29

    My maternal great grandmother said that she was 1/4 Choctaw. Her name was Willie Jefferson and her married name was Hughes. She was born Feb 2, 1903 in England AR. She was 3/4 African American. There are many Jeffersons on the Dawes Final roll; however, I don’t know her parents’…

  • PAMELA King Moshulatubbee, Rebecca King, Isabell Williams from PAMELA. 4 comments, most recently from rayson allen on April 27

    I am a descendent of Chief Moshulatubbee, Rebecca King Williams, Isabella Williams, Lucinda Cogbill, Wilbert Shandy, Charlie Shandy, Charles Shandy. I am trying to figure out if there is a Role number for anyone listed. Every where I’ve looked I’ve come up empty handed. Please if anyone has a suggestion…

  • Leo Pergson MCR-14th Article et., al., Members of Mississippi Choctaws Within a Senate/Congressional Political Movement For Challenge/Change in Choctaw Nation Enrollment Policy-For 14th Article Mississippi Choctaws Never Terminated by Congress- from Leo Pergson on April 26

    Apr 26, 2014- Office of U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer 501 I Street, Suite 7-600 Sacramento, CA 95814 (916) 448-2787 (202) 228-3865 fax From; Leo Pergson et., al., MCR-14th Article Members of Mississippi Choctaws- MCR-14th Article Claimants- et., al., Members of Mississippi Choctaws- Act of Congress of Aug 1,1912 S-Bill 7625-…