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  • Tammy Finding my family...ggm Mary Jane Grimes (Powers) from Tammy. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto today at 7:08PM

    I’m told my fathers grandmother, Mary Jane Grimes was full blooded Choctaw and married George Thomas Powers (Pete Powers)??? Any help in finding lineage will be greatly appreciated!

  • cassidy Birth certificate? from cassidy. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto yesterday at 11:17PM

    Hello I’m trying to obtain my CDIB and I’m running into a lot of trouble :( It seems the couple people that acknowledged native roots are very old. The main problem is the only thing I can find on where he was born is “chicksaw nation tribal ground” there for…

  • Arthur Choctaw lineage? Claude Millard Fields from Arthur. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto yesterday at 10:58PM

    My wife’s mother grew up believing she was a Choctaw descendant. It wasn’t spoken about a lot, so she is not exactly where she should focus. I spent the weekend on ancestry.com and have attached her family tree with names, dates, etc. My gut says it would be from her…

  • B R Pettigrew Edward Algie Ward Genealogy from B R Pettigrew. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto yesterday at 8:52PM

    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…

  • James Thornton Where should I go to prove heritage? from James Thornton. 8 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 14

    My grandmother was supposedly half Choctaw indian, I am trying to prove this officially…how should I go about doing so?? I was hoping to maybe get some financial aid but I need to figure out how to prove that I am 1/8 Choctaw. Thanks for your help!

  • Sandra Earl Sartin Information on Duck Sartin from Sandra Earl Sartin. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 14

    My grandfather was Fred Sartin son of Johnny Sartin. Johnny wife my great grandmother Duck Sartin. I do not know her maiden name but she was said to have come from the Choctaws of Mississippi. I would to find out more about her. I to find out how much Choctaw…

  • Jaye P.O. Stover and Annie Hill from Jaye. 3 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 13

    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…

  • Craig William R Walls and Louisa Teague > Mary C Walls from Craig. 13 comments, most recently from Craig on September 13

    I keep hitting brick walls, and I don’t know where else to turn… I am researching the Mary C Walls (1862-1931) family. Family oral history has suggests that she was, alternatively, half Native American (though not the phrase she used), and/or a Cherokee Bonded Servant. Family members stated that she…

  • Erin Johns Looking for info on gg grandmother from Erin Johns. 12 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 13

    My gg grandmother name was Sarah Jackson Lemons maiden name Jackson. I dont have a birth or death date. My Grandmother (Evelyn Lemons) on my fathers side said she had a roll number and had land. I really dont have any info on that side of my family. My grandmother…

  • Erin Johns Lemons/ Lemon from Erin Johns on September 13

    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

  • Sarah Looking for surnames Barker and Craighead from Sarah. 7 comments, most recently from nelda airington on September 12

    Hi, The name Barker would be a married name. I’m looking for a Mary Barker married to William Barker. The time would be 1830s- 50’s. Mary Barker had a daughter, also named Mary, born in 1845. She married Allen Craighead. Family legend says she was part Cherokee or Choctaw. One…

  • Karma choctaw from Karma. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 11

    I am lost and hoping someone can help me. I have found my great aunt on the Final Dawes her name is Viola G Wallace. I am unable to find any other relatives. She is 1/16th so how much do I have?

  • Brandy Billings Clarence Kell from Brandy Billings. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 11

    I am the granddaughter of Clarence Kell. My mother is Brenda Sue Kell born Jan 7th 1957. She has an older brother Samuel. Clarence was married to Wilda McViegh. My mother was born in Hollywood CA and then moved to Washington state. My grandparents were a bi racial couple and…

  • linda percentage? from linda. 3 comments, most recently from Shannon Sanders on September 11

    my oldest son who is 19, asked me the other day how much indian blood he had, I showed him his brothers card which said 13/256. I didn’t know how to explain to him how much it is. can someone explain it to me plz. I am white and do…

  • Vicki NELSON FULL BLOOD CHOCTAW from Vicki . 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 11

    ISO relatives, Chilley (est. 1845-1869) and Maggie (dob 1889.)

  • Elaine K Minnie Marie Doyle and Clyde Estle Hilburn from Elaine K. 3 comments, most recently from Elaine K on September 10

    I am trying to find any records showing our Choctaw heritage. My grandmother was Minnie Marie Doyle b: 08/30/1910 in Kiowa, OK d: 09/11/1986 in Fellows, CA. She was married to Clyde Estle Hilburn b: 11/24/1907 in Arkansas d: 02/01/1971 in Cassville, MO. My understanding is that they met/live on…

  • Jim Owens Eliza Jane Howard Green and Levi Green from Jim Owens. 3 comments, most recently from Jim Owens on September 9

    I am looking for relatives of Eliza Jane Howard Green and Levi Green who I am also related to.

  • Amanda Williams Nathaniel Folsom from Amanda Williams. 3 comments, most recently from aiahninchi ohoyo on September 9

    He was my 7th Great grandfather. I am trying to find he and his descendants on the rolls. Anyone had any luck?

  • SherBer I-Le-To-Na from SherBer. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 9

    My mother’s father passed away when she was young and she never got to know her paternal side of the family. Recently it has been discovered that my grandfather (Tommie Lawrence Burton)has roots consistent with the Choctaw family. His mother, Marie (Maria Brown) roll #335, her father Milton Brown roll…

  • Hannah Heritage from Hannah. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 8

    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…