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  • Shelby Summers My Tree's Native Sur Names: Polk, Anderson, Turner, Blackwood(?), Robinson & Griffin from Shelby Summers. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 30

    Hello Everyone, nice too see others pursuing their family history! I did send an e-mail to genealogy@choctaw.com but haven’t heard anything back yet so I thought I’d give it a shot here. :) I’ve been doing my family research about 5 years now. I have an Ancestry account and use…

  • Scott Farmer Looking for Dew and Clay surnames from Kemper County from Scott Farmer. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 30

    I have been looking for family geneology for a long time. My father, James Farmer was the oldest of three boys and one girl. He has passed and never talked about family. My understanding is they were all placed in an orphanage after my grandmother died while giving birth to…

  • Hannah Heritage from Hannah. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 29

    Hello! I hope someone can help me out here. I was always told I had Choctaw and Chickasaw heritage, but whenever I search for my family members with native blood either on the Rolls or within these websites, I can never find them. I do know that my father registered…

  • Chocataw Princess Chocataw Princess from Chocataw Princess. 8 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 27

    I am a direct descendant of a Chocataw Princess from a Chocataw Cheif. One of my great grandmothers. I really would love to find out more…

  • Liz Maytubby Family Question from Liz. 4 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 25

    On ancestry, it says (I assume someone made it so) that Jesse De Yoakum Maytubby fathered a child, Dora Maytubby by Sarah Young in 1897 in Bryan OK. How can I go about finding documentation of this as there seems to be no further truth to it on ancestry.

  • Lewis Jones Joe Mackie Jones (1881-1919) from Lewis Jones. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 24

    I have been told that my Great Grandfather was full blood Choctaw. What is the best way for me to verify? His name was Joe Mackie Jones. He was born in Texas in 1881 and died in 1919, maybe in Wyoming. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

  • jamal looking for the williams fam from jamal on September 24

    jack williams mary jane willaims amos williams ora williams clernce williams dona willaim mary jane clay rose willias

  • Kelly Williams Family SEARCH (help me I have an enigma) from Kelly. 7 comments, most recently from Rosemarie Hudson on September 24

    I am trying to figure out who my great grandparents really were. My grandmother (1898 or 1910) Ora B Williams later (Ora B Smith) I was told was the daughter of Smith Williams and his wife Mattie Polk. According to my aunt who passed away almost 20 years ago, Ora’s…

  • SJBroderick Minton Family from SJBroderick. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 24

    Before my husband died, he was working hard to reconnect to his Choctaw roots. It is a thing I would like to carry through for him and his children. I have all the original documents going back to his grandmother. However, I only have a death certificate on his grandmother,…

  • Penny morgan Parker Searching for grandparents Menicia ivy America from Penny morgan Parker. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 23

    I am searching for any information i can find o either of my maternal grandparents … My ancestors come from Robert turnbullslaves. … I have been searching info on my 2x great grandmother her name was Menecia America Ivy, her father was …

  • tincanbaby seeking info from tincanbaby. 3 comments, most recently from jamal on September 23

    How does one find out a name for a Coctaw male? My grandmother had a child that was fathered by a Choctaw. We have never been able to find out his name. My great grandmother’s name was Mary Jane Williams, my grandmother’s name was Lillian Williams, the baby’s name was…

  • Paige I need help with getting an old document from Paige. 9 comments, most recently from L HOLT on September 22

    I am in need of my great grandmothers maiden name and nobody seems to know it. How can I get a copy of her birth or death certificate if I am limited on information?

  • Jaye P.O. Stover and Annie Hill from Jaye. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 22

    P.O. Stover was awarded Choctaw membership through a court case in 1897. He is not in the Dawes rolls, how can I find his enrollment number. Here is the case. I hope someone can help. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/oklahoma/tribes/consolidated_cases_askew_hill_bennett_choctaw.htm I found the card number but he wasn’t on the final roll. Is their…

  • B R Pettigrew Edward Algie Ward Genealogy from B R Pettigrew. 4 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 21

    My grandmother and uncle were on the last Choctaw rolls before they closed. Edward was the great-grandson of Samuel Bishop Ward. Grandmother’s maiden name was Mary Elizabeth Couch who was born in Van Buren, Arkansas. Am looking for this family. Would love to hear from any of you. Thanks so…

  • Peggy Family Research from Peggy. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 20

    I’ve always been told my Great Grandfather was Choctaw, his name was William Andrew Gore. Born 10-18-1894 in Hardy, Arkansas; died in 1956 in Fresno, California. Was married to Betty Pearl (Morton) Gore who was born 09-03-1895 in Arkansas, and died 10-06-1982 in Scappoose, OR. If someone could help me…

  • Hal Messner looking for information about my mother Bobbie Jo Jordan, born in Bryan County 1930 grand mother Cordie Jordan, grand father James Jordan from Hal Messner. 8 comments, most recently from Kari on September 20

    Looking for my mother, grandmother,aunt, unkle…bryan county oklahoma late 1800s –Bobbie Jo Jordan(my mother) james earvan jordan(unkle) Edith Jordan(aunt) Cordie and james jordan(grandparents) my mother died when i was young, trying to just find out who I really am… The pictures are my unkle James Earvan Jordan and my mother…

  • Mary Ann Crenshaw Family history from Mary Ann Crenshaw. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 19

    I am trying to get some family history. My great Grandmother was an Indian princess and her Father was a Chief. Their last name was Martin. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

  • Erin Johns Lemons/ Lemon from Erin Johns. 4 comments, most recently from Erin Johns on September 19

    If their is anyone that has any information on the Lemons/Lemon family please let me know. My fathers name is Paul Lemons, his mother’s name is Evelyn Lemons her mother was Lavada Louise Lemons, father was Oliver Wad Lemons

  • Lewis C Eades Family history from Lewis C Eades. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 19

    All I know is that my Great Grandmothers name was Jane Jack and My Grandmothers name was Rosie Berry, If anyone could point me in the right direction to locating my linage or genealogy, it would be greatly appreciated.

  • LM Gene White from LM. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 18

    Full name is: Arnold Gene White, I think he’s in his 40’s-50’s and from or lived in Dallas, Texas. I was told he was full Choctaw. I’m hoping for some information on him. I’m his biological daughter adopted into a caucasian family when I was 6.