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  • Barbie Finding a relative from Barbie. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 7

    Ho, looking for my dad’s relatives. His name is Harding Coolidge Thorpe, Jr. He was called Jr. his family. My grandpa is Harding Coolidge Thorpe, great-grandmother is Betsy Alice Roberts and my great grandfather is Grover Thorpe. I attend choctaw pow-wows and all the Choctaw Events hoping to run into…

  • Tammy Waldron Looking for family from Tammy Waldron. 6 comments, most recently from Tammy Waldron on April 7

    I am trying to find out who my Great grandmothers mother, father and siblings are. My Great Grandmothers name was Sallie Mae Byington Wesley and I believe she was born in Lane, Oklahoma on October 17, 1902 and died on October 12, 1985. She married Isaac Wesley (1899-1970) and had…

  • Katy Rains need help understanding family roll number from Katy Rains . 8 comments, most recently from Sonya Deaton - (Pistubbee) on April 6

    My great-great grandfather has Roll# 3843. Choctaw Nation denied applications for both my father and myself saying #3843 is not a Choctaw roll number. I don’t understand the Roll #3843 George Roberts(great-great grandfather) appears on many Dawes/Choctaw documents. All the documents I was given by my family members indicate Choctaw…

  • Tosha Rogers from Tosha. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 5

    My family has always stated Choctaw heritage but tracing down the genealogy has proven difficult. My ggg-grandmother was Sarah J Rogers married to Allison/Allerson Witt and we believe the lineage is through Sarah, is there any information on this family? Thanks!

  • Robert Crosby Looking for information on Walden family from Robert Crosby. 9 comments, most recently from Robert Crosby on April 4

    My grandmother is listed on the Dawes rolls as Winnie Walden. Her roll number is 9799. I am trying to register as a Choctaw but I need Winnie’s mother’s maiden name and her father’s name. My mother and her siblings have passed so I cannot ask them. Any search suggestions…

  • Jim Huettenmueller Smith, Mills, Gray, Hill Family from Jim Huettenmueller. 7 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 4

    Looking for additional information on the Smith, Mills, Gray, Hill Familes from Haskell County previous Indian Territory around Enterprise and Quinton Oklahoma, I have most of the family information and some old photos of these individuals. If anyone has addtional information or resources of Choctaw Heritage I would greatly appreciate…

  • Beverly Jean Allen America Lee Taylor from Beverly Jean Allen. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 3

    I am looking for information on my 2nd great grandmother America Lee Taylor born in Texas about 1860/61. She is the daughter of William Jackson Taylor and Rebecca Jane Ashford Cross Taylor. She died in Indian Territory Oklahoma in 1894.

  • Beverly Jean Allen America Lee Taylor from Beverly Jean Allen on April 3

    My 2nd GG is America Lee Taylor born about 1860 in Texas to William Jackson Taylor and Rebecca Jane Ashford Cross Taylor. America Lee died in 1894 in Indian Territory, Oklahoma. Seeking information.

  • vickie coffey stokes Durant from vickie coffey stokes. 7 comments, most recently from Choctaw Nation Genealogy on April 1

    Hi, I am researching, Lela May Durant ..B,) 7-10-1903 her parents were, Wilson Durant 12-1885 her mother is questionable, Lela Durant went to Goodland indian school as a newborn then she attended Chilocco and wheelock..Her grandparents were George and Mollie Durant. George is the son of Pierre Durant. any photos…

  • Jerry Green Heritage from Jerry Green. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 31

    My 6th Great Grand parents known as James and Chance Choctaw. Were taken as Slaves by Henry Clay in his trip beyond Carolina. And they were judged in 1710 to be 6 and 8 years old. They had a child named Judy,(5th Great) she married, they had a daughter Hannah,…

  • L. Bohanan Working on getting CDIB cards and Membershp Cards from L. Bohanan. 9 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 30

    I am assisting a family to obtain their CDIB cards as well as their Choctaw Tribal Membership Cards. I have checked with the Genealogy Department and the names are not on the Dawes. The family states their father, maternal grandparents and great-grandparents are Choctaw. Please find the names listed and…

  • Laura Pierce looking for Teague from Laura Pierce. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 28

    I am trying to find the Dawls (sp?) number for my grandfather Cecil Teague he was born 2/11/1928 to Calvin J Teague and Octovia Ward in Williamson Texas

  • Milli Searching for family link from Milli. 7 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 25

    Hello, I’d appreciate any help anyone can give me about tracing my Choctaw bloodline. My great great grandmother, born Dalenia Hays(Hayes) in 1865. She was living in Kentucky at the time of the Dawes Roll, but gave birth to a daughter, Maud, in Choctaw Nation in 1890. I am not…

  • Dave Crouch Like so many others, searching for family link... from Dave Crouch. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 24

    We had an ancestor on the trail of tears named Martha Snow. She did something to not be on the list, and married a white guy by the last name of Shry. She then married another Irish guy by the last name of Curren. Her children, born in Oklahoma, were…

  • Chris Harter Stewart/Jennings/Cyrus from Chris Harter on March 24

    I am trying to locate my mothers birth family. Her father was George D Jennings-aka Doc Jennings. Her mother was Rhoda Lee Pugh. George’s mother was Alice Virginia Snell and she may have fostered 3-4 children last name was Cyrus. If anyone may have info contact me.

  • trouble22755@yahoo.com question from trouble22755@yahoo.com. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 24

    Greatgrandmother on mothers side was 9yrs old when she was lost during the trial of tears, the thornton family found her and took her in and she later married and had my grandmother. Is there a way to search her family if I do notknow her choctaw name? My grandfather…

  • Tawnya Hughes Oleta Francis from Tawnya Hughes. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 22

    I grew up in foster homes and was told once my grandmother was Choctaw born in Oklahoma and I believe her mother’s first name was Nina. My grandmother later married Delbert Hughes which I was told Cherokee. I would love to know my Indian heritage. Please help

  • ARTHUR G SPEEGLE JR ROWELL FAMILY from ARTHUR G SPEEGLE JR. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 22

    DOING RESEARCH FOR FORMER WIFE’S MATERNAL FAMILY. ROWELL FAMILY, HAVE TRACED IT BACK TO THOMAS R ROWELL 1850-1919. WOULD LIKE TO TRACE IT BACK FURTHER IF POSSIBLE. CHRISTINE ROWELL, FORMER WIFES MOTHER WAS BORN IN TEXAS AND LATER LIVED IN OKLAHOMA. ANY HELP GREATLY APPRECIATED.

  • Roberto Dolly Williams - married in Choctaw Nation in 1902. from Roberto. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 21

    Both of my paternal grandparents were Cherokee and had Dawes numbers. Because of that, I have a CDIB card from the tribe. I am proud of my heritage. My maternal grandmother was born in Leflore county in 1902. I am attempting to learn more about her mother Dolly Williams. I…

  • rhardage CDIB info. from rhardage. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 19

    Looking for information on Hendrix Family from Arkansas. Maybe Cherokee or Choctaw. JW & Berta/Bertha Hendrix, or Nona, President, Boy, Rufus, Mellisa Coulter/Hendrix, ETC…any info would be greatful.