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  • Abc Allotment's from Abc. 2 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 20, 2013

    Why was some Choctaw family’s alotted land in Chickasaw country?

  • Brenda G Martin Thompson Family from Brenda G Martin. 11 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 20, 2013

    I have been tracing my family heritage for a few months now on my mothers side. I have come to find that I am related to Archibald H Thompson, my 4x great grandfather, 1791-1857 married to Elizabeth Jackson 1801-1826. His son, my 3x gr grandfather, Absolem A Thompson 1825-1864 married…

  • Tina Trying to find family member of Winnie Morris from Tina. 3 comments, most recently from redi on September 17, 2013

    Hello Im trying to find family members they are kin to Winnie Morris,Eugene Butler,Bobby Butler.I have been trying to find out just how i would about finding my roll number, my cus was murdered before i could get the family infomation to finish my search. All help would be great.

  • jerry williams jonas johnson from jerry williams. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 13, 2013

    i am looking for history on jonas johnson,i was told he is my great grand father,my grand mother was bessie may briggs and her mother was Amanda johnson.please if any one has imfo on him.thank you

  • Lois Grandmother named Sophronia Cargill married Allbright from Lois . 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 10, 2013

    Grandmother was passed away by the time I was born. Grew up hearing she was full blooded Cheroke, then after I was grown, I heard a cousin say she was Choctaw and her name was rainwater, then I heard 50%, well I’m not wanting any kind of benefits, I just…

  • Aisha Deersound Linole choctaw shamanism, choctaw medicine people discover cure for racism, open up rainbow path from Aisha Deersound Linole. 2 comments, most recently from shane on September 9, 2013

    did you know choctaw medicine people think they have found a cure for racism and manipulativeness in their ancient ancestral offerings from previous incarnations and they are now reapplying the ancient wisdom expirementally with amazing results, its called kanneh or kannebos and its available from your local herbs store or…

  • Jill Dosier Jackson Beams Family from Jill Dosier Jackson. 3 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 7, 2013

    Hello, I am researching the William Beams family (Roll #10145) card#3594. I only met one great uncle Samuel Solomon Beams when I was a little girl. He was my mother (Myrtle Katie Jane Johnson Dosier)’s uncle. He was born in Bennington, OK. April 15, 1893, died 10/25/1960 and was buried…

  • C.K. Thomas Looking for Family History of Thomas S. Ketcham from C.K. Thomas. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 25, 2013

    According to my 4th great grandfather, there were some Ketchums who went West from New England with a group of Native Americans. I’m not sure of the date, but expect it must have been late 1500s or early 16oos. The supposed proof of this has long since been lost. I…

  • Kristi E. HELP please!! from Kristi E.. 3 comments, most recently from Kristi E. on August 22, 2013

    I am filling out the Student School and Activity form for my daughter. As this is my first year filling it out i’m not sure of a few things. On the actual form there is a spot to have a school official sign it. Does it have to be the…

  • The Red Road Choctaw Names from The Red Road. 13 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 21, 2013

    After the removal period in the 1830’s, I notice that many Choctaw have “English” names. Were these names acquired prior to removal (Mississippi) or upon registering with the Indian Agents in Oklahoma? Also, can someone provide a source to locate these records? Yakoke.

  • SherieK Genealogy from SherieK. 3 comments, most recently from rayson allen on August 21, 2013

    Albert Steele was a contractor and in 1900 lived in South McAlester, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory with is wife Lucy. Anyone with info on this part of history?

  • Alexa Finding my way... from Alexa. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 20, 2013

    Greetings, I was always told by my father, that my grandmother was Choctaw. Her name was Edith Harper. She lived and worked on the Mississippi river as a cook on a paddle boat. She met and married my grandfather and moved to Pittsburgh, PA. She went by the nickna,e of…

  • Sandy Phillips Genealogy from Sandy Phillips. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 11, 2013

    Hello. I have searched the Dawes relatives for Native American ancestors, but was told that we were Cherokee. Today, at the library, I printed out a page that said James B. Sullivan, born 1896 in Choctaw Nation (crossed out and added Indian Territory. This is from the Twelfth Census of…

  • Barbara Fernengel Information please on Adam Turner King and Nancy Louise Crum from Barbara Fernengel. 3 comments, most recently from Barbara Fernengel on August 10, 2013

    Hi, My grandmother Della Trilbe Harrison married John Adam King 1917 Tulsa Ok . and their parents Adam Turner King Married Nancy Louise Crum in Missouri. I have found that most of my elders are from Missouri. If you have any information that would help please. I was told that…

  • Ellen 1910 Indian Census Indian Territory/Oklahoma from Ellen. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 9, 2013

    Does anyone know why my family is listed on the 1910 Indian Population census in Indian Territory but does not have a roll number that I can find?

  • Terrie Hardy Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory, Township 4 from Terrie Hardy. 9 comments, most recently from Terrie Hardy on August 3, 2013

    My mother’s great, great grandfather, Marion J Cook was born at this township 4. Wonder if someone would know where that was located, and how I might look at the rolls? Could the township be around Tulsa, Oklahoma? He is listed as white, so does that mean he would not…

  • ValerieH Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma from ValerieH. 3 comments, most recently from rayson allen on August 1, 2013

    My great grandparents are listed in the court records for the Choctaw Nation for their marriage in 1894. I know that we do have Choctaw heritage but no one can tell me who the indian was. Can anyone tell me if the Choctaw Nation court records from 1894 listing my…

  • Sherry Galas-Millikin looking for lineage for my fiance from Sherry Galas-Millikin. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 29, 2013

    Hello I am starting the process of getting my fiance and his daughter thier blood cards. I am not really sure where to start I know that his grandfather was Robert Edwards the last name for sure is correct. Robert edwards had a daughter named roberta edwards and sons Roy…

  • Sharma Brown-Addison Looking for family from Sharma Brown-Addison. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 27, 2013

    Looking for family members from Mississippi that migrated to Oklahoma. Family members had 12 children and there names were that of the months in the year. I’m a descendent of January who was sold into salary and her family went onto Oklahoma. Currently, helping my grandmother connect with her family….

  • James Mayo John Mayo from James Mayo. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on July 27, 2013

    Interested in finding out if we have any relatives in Oklahoma. My Great Great Grandfather was from Ty Valley, and I can’t find it any where on the map. He was Justice of the Peace there. He was also a memeber of the Choctaw Nation.