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  • ROY VENABLE PLEASE HELP - I,M WORKING ON MY FAMILY TREE from ROY VENABLE. 3 comments, most recently from NAD on January 4

    LOOKING FOR MY GANDMOTHERS GRANDMOTHER HER MAIDEN NAME – NANCY FIELDS AND HER MARRIED NAME IS NANCY TAYLOR – I JUST RECIEVED THIS INFO., FROM SOMEONE ON ANCESTRY.COM – BUT I DON,T KNOW HOW TO DECIPHER IT – COULD SOMEONE PLEASE HELP GET ME IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION ? THANK…

  • Dee Lela/Lena ? Hamilton from Dee. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 4

    I have been searching for my grandmothers ancestry for years and I think she was from the Choctaw tribe. I do know that she was a full blood indian woman who resided either in Polk County, Trinity County, or Houston County in 1910. I found a marriage certificate between her…

  • Jessie Turtle Woman My link to Pushmataha & the Andersons from Jessie Turtle Woman. 16 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 4

    I am a professional genealogist. I have been researching my families and am now ready to seek more of my Momma’s clan from Lamar County, Miss. They were from the Rabbit Creek area. Choctaw descendants from the Pushamataha through the Andersons. My g-g-grandma was Nancy Jane Anderson, a Choctaw woman….

  • Denise Pruitt My grandmother's CHOCTAW name from Denise Pruitt. 4 comments, most recently from Denise Pruitt on January 2

    I accidentally posted Cherokee on my previous discussion as we were just searching for my husband’s ancestry. Sincere apologies. My paternal grandmother was a Choctaw that was adopted by Marie Virginia Larpenteur and Sosthene Darcy. Lived in Catahoula Louisiana. DOB 5/16/1892, death 1/1982. Married name Anna Darcy Drivon. Looking for…

  • Denise Pruitt Finding my grandmother's Cherokee name from Denise Pruitt on January 1

    Hello, I recently found out that my paternal grandmother was Choctaw and adopted by Marie Virginia Larpenteur and Sosthene Darcy. They lived at some point in Catahoula Louisiana but I am not certain if this was her birthplace. I am looking for her Native American name and any additional information…

  • Judy Griffis Sarah James Hallmark from Judy Griffis. 8 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 31, 2014

    I have been trying to track down some information about the parents of Sarah. She married John Bose Hallmark Jr and was a Chickasaw Indian Territory US Marshall in stonewall Oklahoma. But Sarah’s parents are who I’m looking for. On ancestry, lots of folks have her mom as Virginia Caledonia…

  • Shantesa Ortiz Looking for other family members of my great great great grandfather from Shantesa Ortiz. 3 comments, most recently from Shantesa Ortiz on December 31, 2014

    Hello, my name is Shantesa and I have been searching through Ancestry for my relatives. I recently came across a document that stated that his father was Choctaw Indian and his mother African. My ancestors name was Washington White or Washakie White born in the 1840’s . If anyone has…

  • DMorse Krebs Hickman Depree from DMorse. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 31, 2014

    I am trying to find any information about my 4th and 5th great grandmothers.Victoria or Vallary Ann Depree (Hickman) born Nov 25, 1819 in ARK. and (Sarah) Ann Delight Hickman ((Krebs) born in either ARK or MISS. I have found them listed in some family trees on Ancestry but the…

  • Wade Durant Durant Surename dead ended..........HELP PLEASE! from Wade Durant. 9 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 31, 2014

    So here’s where I’m at after months of research. My Dad: Jimmy Ray Durant 1/2 Chactaw Born Mar 20th 1937 – Died Oct 13th 1973 My Grandfather: Denison Durant Fullblood Choctaw AKA Dennison D. or Dan Born Nov 28 1906 or 1908 Died Apr 23 1980 in Mccurtain, Haskell, OK….

  • Mr Durant Searching Heritage from Mr Durant. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 31, 2014

    I am trying to discover my heritage from my father side. He pasted away several years ago and I have not been connected with his side of the family since and have no idea how to begin. His name was William Durant (Born in St. Louis, MO) His father’s name…

  • Robert Eugene Williams eddy williams from Robert Eugene Williams. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 30, 2014

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  • Pat manes luster Emaline Wall or Walls from Pat manes luster. 4 comments, most recently from Emma on December 29, 2014

    Wall or Walls Family My grandmother Emaline Wall was born in 1889 In what is now called Latimer Co., Ok. I know from her registration in 1906 that her parents were already passed. She was about 6 yrs. old. How would Ifind out who had guardianship of her. She died…

  • Katie My 2 times great grandmother from Katie. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 29, 2014

    Hello, I have be researching my family tree and I have come to a place where I am stuck. My 2 times great grandmother is as far as I have gone. I am told she was full blood Choctaw but according to the 1910 census she was adopted. Her adopted…

  • Lorena Williams Late enrollees (1940s) from Lorena Williams. 3 comments, most recently from Lorena Williams on December 29, 2014

    My grand father enrolled in the Choctaw Tribe in the early 1940s. He received a tribal number but has been lost since his death. How can I find out what that # is. Not sure if application was made in Alabama or Mississippi. Looking for any help possible.

  • Jerry Angel Willie Potts from Jerry Angel. 3 comments, most recently from Jerry Angel on December 28, 2014

    I am in search of any information on Willie Potts Angel (female), the dates that I have may not be correct, but are close. Year of birth: approximately 1868 in Scott County AR., she was an orphan and any documentation on her burned in the orphangages fire. Married to Lee…

  • Jodi Greer Williams MARY ELIZABETH MCCORMACK from Jodi Greer Williams. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 27, 2014

    I am seeking information on my grandma and her indian heritage. I was told that she was an indian princess, I don’t know what that means and the only information I have is below: Delayed Certificate of Birth – State File Mo. D 2350-207 Place of Birth: Choctaw, Boswell, Oklahoma…

  • James Curd Looking For My Ancestry from James Curd. 8 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 27, 2014

    I have recently met my biological mother who gave me up for adoption when I was born. I am now 49 years old and my biological mother is 65 years old. She has informed me that her grandmother, my great-grandmother, was a full-blooded Choctaw. She did not know much about…

  • Lois Evans Malcolm Wade and James L. Wade from Lois Evans. 11 comments, most recently from Carol Wade Miernyk on December 26, 2014

    I found a newspaper article dated 1986 on the Wade family. I am working on the Abel Wade family. His father was a brother to Alfred Wade. I cannot find how Malcolm and James L. Wade that are in this article connect with the line I’m working on. Malcolm was…

  • steph martinez help on a family mystery from steph martinez. 16 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 22, 2014

    my 3rd great grandpa is william r browning who was born in 1839 tennessee married a edith m.hutchinson they had several children including my william s. browning (william s. browning’s brother henry lived in 1920 census report for ratliffe choctaw nation. all were living in indian territory before it became…

  • Tina Pate Ruby Odell Born about 1926 from Tina Pate. 8 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 21, 2014

    My grandmother was Ruby Odell who was born about 1926. I was told she was registered and born on the Choctaw reservation. I am trying to find out about my ancestry. Any help you could give me would be greatly appreciated. Respectfully, Tina Pate