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  • K. Cotner Info on John Cain/Cane/Kane info included from K. Cotner. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 24, 2013

    I am trying to locate any information on a family member named John Cain/Cane/Kane. Here is what I know and has been passed down thru the family. Family history says that at one time he was chief of the Choctaw nation. He was my great grandfathers grandparent. My grandfathers name…

  • cmfoster3 Anyone Have Anything??? - Percy Leroy McDougal from cmfoster3. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 24, 2013

    I’m wondering if a Cherokee or White family would be living in the Choctaw Nation in 1900; see following for background … if someone can help me with clarification and any historic / background information that would be great – oh, and of course if any of the below details…

  • Marcia Long Richard & Caroline Edwards from Marcia Long. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 23, 2013

    I have some information about Richard Carroll Miller who was married to Caroline Miller Edwards.Richard was born in 1842 and died in 1929. Caroline Miller Edwards was born in 1853-1854 and died in1904 they are burried iin Wynnewood Oklahoma.

  • Dana sedgwic-Hickey heritage of course ;-) from Dana sedgwic-Hickey. 35 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 21, 2013

    I’m trying to find out more about my families pass. I have always been told that our ancestors walked the trail of tears. It would mean a lot to me and my father to find our link to this pass. What I know is my father’s grandmother was named Mary…

  • Dianna Gay Gay from Dianna Gay. 14 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 18, 2013

    I’m looking for any information on my heritage.My grandfathers name was Presston Clifton Gay.His mothers name was Caroline Palmer.

  • Rhonda jean moore Tribal membership from Rhonda jean moore. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 18, 2013

    I am wanting to know what is the minimum about of indian blood needed to declare indian heritage or tribal membership?

  • whunterg Womack (Wommack) & Hill Familes from whunterg. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 18, 2013

    I am looking for others who are researching the Hill/Womack families. William WOMACK (WAMMACK) b-1840 d-1887 in Leflore CO, OK. He married Nancy (Nannie) McFarland. They had the following children; Willie Womack b-abt 1871, George W. Womack b-1875, Lee Womack b- 1878, Ada Womack b-1881, Jennie Womack/Hill b- 1883,Henry Womack…

  • Mindy Not sure from Mindy. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 17, 2013

    I found Choctaw Nation when I searched “what tribe does the name Trueblood come from”?. I really don’t know much of my ancestors however, I do know that my great grandfathers name was William Trueblood and his wife Mildred Trueblood. I have no idea if I come from the Choctaw…

  • Pam Chief Pushmataha from Pam. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 17, 2013

    I just recently found out that Chief Pushmataha was my 5th Great Grandfather, Is there a way to recieve more information re his life, Children, wife, etc, I have some info from ancestry.com and I have read what you have listed here is there more to know Thanks

  • Tracie Lopez Rias Durant from Tracie Lopez. 5 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 15, 2013

    I am looking for information about Rias Durant, who would be 2nd Great Grandfather. According to my mom, he would have been married to Mary Bohannan (sp?). I found another post that could be related, but I haven’t been able to confirm if Mary Bohannan and Mary (Wilma) Grubbs are…

  • Pat Elton Elton, Pyle, Mauldin Adams, Needham Anglin, Hinson, Bright, Battenfeld, Younger from Pat Elton. 4 comments, most recently from Pauls on September 15, 2013

    To All My Relations— I am here to honor all my grandmothers who I have come to know as Choctaw. My father told me that I was 1/16 Shawnee, a branch of the Cherokee… And my historical research shows other tribal grandmothers. Charlotte Mauldin Adams declared she was full Choctaw…

  • beverly sweeney Information about William C. Brandon 1850-1913 from beverly sweeney. 3 comments, most recently from beverly sweeney on September 15, 2013

    Looking for any information about William C. Brandon who died in Choctaw Nation Indian Territory in 1913.

  • suzyisacoione Birth Certificates from suzyisacoione. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 14, 2013

    My question, If my GreatGrand Father is listed on the 1900 census as being born in Red Oak Choctaw Nation Indian Territory,how would I go about obtaining his birth certificate? Mother: Mattie Moore DOB 2-1862-3 Father: Joe J Moore DOB ?-1856 my Great Grand Father Joe Moore ?-1888 Would it…

  • Alyssa John, Sophie, and Joanna Lacey(Lacy) Family from Alyssa. 4 comments, most recently from Rhonda jean moore on September 14, 2013

    I am looking for extended family belonging to Joanna Lacy(or Lacey). Her parents were John and Sophie Lacey. Joanna’s children were Clifford A. Dobyns, Oscar Dobyns Jr, Alice Dobyns, Annie Bell Dobyns, Ethel Dobyns, and Leon Carl “Cub” Dobyns. Joanna was married in the Checotah Plains on the Canadian River…

  • Charlie C adoptive lineage testing from Charlie C. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 13, 2013

    alright so I’m adopted and I would like to become a recognized member of the Choctaw Tribe. I have no idea how to go about this. Is there anyone who can get me started?

  • Jim Ryan Location of Census District from Jim Ryan. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 13, 2013

    I would appreciate knowing where District 86, Township8, Choctaw Nation, Indian territory wuld be in the 1900 Census. My wife’s great grandmother Celestia Mann and her child Ruby Mann are buried there. Trying to locate a possible burial site for visit later this year.

  • Kathy Hellinger Roll or card number from Kathy Hellinger. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 12, 2013

    I found ancestors of my husbands checking the Dawes Roll, but there is no roll number. They do have a card number. How do you know if they have a CDIB card????

  • Chad J. Williams Wanting to confirm my my genealogy. from Chad J. Williams. 3 comments, most recently from Chad J. Williams on September 11, 2013

    Growing up I was often told by my grandmother about Her grandmother who was a Choctaw. I recently spoke with one of my cousins who has traced our ancestry back to John A. Bird Reid born Nov.24 ,1768 in Richmond South Carolina . Deceased Aug. 21,1876 Sweetwater Louisiana in Tangipahoa…

  • liltritter Trying to find my family tree from liltritter. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 10, 2013

    Sarah Clementine Jones (daughter of Benjamin I Jones and Mary Ann Nallie) was born August 20, 1900 in Fayetteville, Arkansas, and died December 12, 1999 in Riverbank, Calif. Benjamin I Jones (son of Clemtine) was born 1875 in Talequah, Oklahoma. He married Mary Ann Nallie on August 03, 1895 in…

  • Ciara Ollie Donnie Cooper? from Ciara. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 10, 2013

    Hi! I am of course doing some family history research (For McNair) , and I found out on Ancestry.com that my great great grandmother, Ollie Donnie Cooper was possibly born (or at lease lived in Choctaw Territory when she was 2) I cannot find anything about her parents, James Dee…