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  • lewis m. Van Bibber William Henry Hulsey from lewis m. Van Bibber. 3 comments, most recently from Debra Wilson on November 24, 2013

    MY NAME is Lewis M. Van Bibber. My mother was a Hulsey and her father was William Henry Hulsey b.JULY4,1875 in Alabama. Wife Ruia Hannah Handshew . 2nd wife ? His Father Eli Hulsey b.June 18, 1844. I am looking for connection to Choctaw Nation as in family stories. There…

  • Ashley Harris better late than never from Ashley Harris. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 19, 2013

    Hi my name is ashley and I am searching for information about my family. I was told that my great grandfather was issac jefferson and he was a chief. My grandmothers name was ethel jefferson and she gave birth to my mother on a reservation in arizona January 1, 1950….

  • Linda Cox Search For Polly Parish from Linda Cox. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 19, 2013

    I am searching for any information that I can find on my long ago grandmother…Polly Parish who is said to have been living in Scott County Mississippi in 1830 during the Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek. It seems she chose Article 14 and stayed in Mississippi…not sure for how long….

  • Rosetta Harmon Choctaw root trace from Rosetta Harmon. 3 comments, most recently from Amber Riddle Smith Wooten on November 17, 2013

    Hi, my name is Rosetta. I am in the process of tracing my family origination in the Choctaw. My grandparents were born and raised in Oxford, MS in Lafayette county. My question is do you know if records were eventually found linking the two different groups of people, blacks and…

  • Amber Riddle Smith Wooten Info for Riddle Family/Relatives from Amber Riddle Smith Wooten on November 17, 2013

    Hi everyone! My name is Amber Riddle Smith Wooten and if you need some information on the Riddle family and the roll numbers you can find some at: 1. http://media.nara.gov/ “Choctaws by blood” page 68 “Choctaw Freedmen” page 142 There is also a “Choctaw by Birth” section 2. The Hartshorne…

  • francesbates riddle from francesbates. 4 comments, most recently from Amber Riddle Smith Wooten on November 17, 2013

    my name is frances my grandmother was a riddle her name was rosetta riddlr gardner she had a brother name samuleand one name luther i dont know a lot but i do have some informatiom.write me at francesbates@ymail.com

  • Sarah Turner Looking for Roll numbers for my family, although I currently have CDIB/Membership. from Sarah Turner. 4 comments, most recently from Amber Riddle Smith Wooten on November 17, 2013

    My name is Sarah Turner, and I currently have my CDIB and Membership through the Choctaw tribe. I need to enroll my daughter as well, but I don’t know how to go about it or get our roll numbers to have them. My date of birth is 06-22-1990. My father…

  • Ronnie Harvey 6th great grandfather from Ronnie Harvey. 2 comments, most recently from Amber Riddle Smith Wooten on November 17, 2013

    I am looking for information on Tobaca Apuckshunneebbee or his wife Abu To Na I believe I am related to them and would like to know more about where I came from.

  • aiahninchi ohoyo correct spelling of... from aiahninchi ohoyo. 4 comments, most recently from Amber Riddle Smith Wooten on November 17, 2013

    halito… have been studying up in my choctaw dictionary and discovered a mistake that i have made and is posted on every genealogy forum concerning my folsom family relations… my grandmother, who’s name is spelled AIAHNICHIH ohoyo everywhere is really spelled AIAHNINCHI ohoyo which means ‘respected/favored’ woman….would llike to know…

  • Erin Translation? from Erin. 3 comments, most recently from Amber Riddle Smith Wooten on November 17, 2013

    I’ve seen Sophia Folsom Pitchlynn’s name listed as Lk-lo-ha-wah and Li-lo-ha-wah. The meaning is given as “loved and lost” or “loved but lost,” but I can’t find any translations in the Byington dictionary for “love/d” or “lost” that sound like any part of this name. Can anyone shed any light…

  • Ice'Shay Wright Enrollment Process for those enrolled from Ice'Shay Wright. 6 comments, most recently from Amber Riddle Smith Wooten on November 17, 2013

    Is it normal for birth or death certificates to read white or negro on them if ancestors weren’t living in Indian territory or had been mixed? For example if on the Dawes it stated their blood quantum was 1/4 or 5/16 how would these documents look on the race section?…

  • MOLLY Ella Smith/Mary Ellen Cupp from MOLLY . 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 7, 2013

    We are also looking for the registration numbers or any information to obtain enrollment numbers and the ancestors are Eleanor Ella Ann Smith b 9 Sep 1857 in Kentucky D 1915 Her Mom was Mary Ellen Cupp 1836-1912 Mary Ellens parents were Joseph Cupp and Eleanor Lepter Ella was wed…

  • Tasha wright Looking for willie Lewis/ Elizabeth Williams from Tasha wright . 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 28, 2013

    These are my grandparents and my grandfather said we are choctaw freedman. They are from Boswell Oklahoma. His parents are willie Lewis and Lola gaffney and my grandmothers parents are earl williams and Ophelia Williams all of Mayhew or Boswell Oklahoma. I hear I am Cherokee and choctaw but all…

  • JamesTheLenox Choctaw associations and tribes in my area from JamesTheLenox. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 23, 2013

    Hi there, I’ve been researching history and Dawes Rolls regarding Oklahoma Choctaws and I’ve ran into a brick wall trying match up Roll numbers with the family members I’ve learned are native American. I like in Northern California in the east bay; Hayward to be exact and I would like…

  • marty wilcox abel noah sr from marty wilcox. 5 comments, most recently from gary mcdonald on October 20, 2013

    If anyone could help me and my family get some back ground on my father in law Abel Noah Sr so I could share with his grandkids he is from okc. abel noah sr died may 30 2003 his daughters name is Dena

  • shirley  mathis look for george w peek or peak from shirley mathis. 11 comments, most recently from rayson allen on October 18, 2013

    he lived in avery ,texas any body known this line there was a j.t peek,kate peek otis peek anything is help ful

  • firefly card check from firefly. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 17, 2013

    my mom had our tribal cards and has passed away,we dont know where they are or how to get new ones.Can anyone can tell me how to get another one ? Thank You

  • Becky (Inlow) Sauve Non cemetery from Becky (Inlow) Sauve. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 15, 2013

    My grandma Ola (Willie) Johnson told me that land was given to her and she used it for burial for her family which is non cemetery Can anyone verify that for me?

  • Khadija family history from Khadija. 6 comments, most recently from Daniel Cook on October 14, 2013

    My mother was adopted and we live in Australia and found our family 3 years ago in Mississippi.We have been told there is Choctaw but not sure where it descents from. My Aunty has told us her grandmother Minnie Duell nee Williams had Choctaw. Born May 1st 1886 Mississippi parents…

  • tammie great grandmother named Love from tammie. 5 comments, most recently from rayson allen on October 11, 2013

    my great grandmother was full blooded choctaw. the only information on her that i have is, her last name was Love and she was born in indian territory, Ok.my grandmothers name was verde pauline thompson and my moms name was norma jean sanders.my mother- norma jean sanders ( maiden name)…