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  • 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…

  • DaVida JonesTwoBulls Want to know my bloodline and get history of genealogy of my family from DaVida JonesTwoBulls. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 10, 2013

    I am a member of the Choctaw Nation, I have CDIB and Membership number however I know little of my family’s history or my ancestors. This is something I need for my own knowledge as well as being able to pass this important information on to my children. Can anyone…

  • holly baggett Choctaw from West bank of Cahaba River in Alabama from holly baggett. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 10, 2013

    My grandmother told her son they were choctaw. Her mother and grandmother have little information on ancestry.com. Her mother went by several names George Ann, Georgieanne, Georgia Ann, GS, GS and even Jessie, and used different dates on her census forms. Her grandmother went by Caroline, Carolina, Caralin or Narcilla…

  • Katherine Levingston Sheppard, Bowling, Levingston Connections from Katherine Levingston. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 8, 2013

    I am looking for any Choctaw or Cherokee ancestors. Family lived in LeFlore County from time of removal till 1970. Thank You for any help.

  • Crystal-Hamilton Very Confused, Please Help Me!!!!! from Crystal-Hamilton. 6 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 6, 2013

    I have been tracing my family history and really need help. I came across the actual records years ago and they were lost. My great grandfather told me that we were related by blood and that there was a number (roll). Can someone help me. Great Grandfather: Noble Green b.1903…

  • Bob Fielden Wife of William Corrie, born 1805 in Illinois from Bob Fielden. 6 comments, most recently from Kenneth Corrie on September 6, 2013

    I am trying to find the name of the Choctaw woman married to William Corrie, Jr. He was born in 1802 and she was born around 1805 in Illinois. They had a son Alexander born in Ohio in 1827. Any information would be appreciated.

  • dee dixon In search of from dee dixon. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 6, 2013

    Thank you Suzanne for the info on my grandmother. Is there any info on why her name is Hurd when the household name was Bagley? Also is there any connection to the Choctaw Nation for her or my grandfathers lineage. My great grandfather was Charlie Johnson born about 1880 or…

  • James PLEASE HELP!!!! from James. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 6, 2013

    Hey there, I’m applying for my tribal membership and am having difficultly tracing my lineage. My great grandmother went by the name of Minnie “Brooks” or Minnie “Chancey”. She lived in either Boswell, or Muskogee Oklahoma. My grandmother went by the name of Susan Brooks or Susan Smith she also…

  • Michelle Curts Trying to find Alice Marie born 14 March 1938 in OK from Michelle Curts. 12 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 5, 2013

    I am researching on behalf of friend. Alice Marie is his halfsister. Alice’s parents were Arvilla Martin (born 20 Sept 1921 in OK) and Kenneth Zeno Bales. Arvilla married A. Jack Elliot in 1943. Arvilla tragically died 19 Jan 1946 leaving 8 year old Alice. I have found no other…

  • tom arnold geneology from tom arnold. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 4, 2013

    I would like to fing out about my grandfather: George Williams. Does anyone know? Thank you.

  • Sher Bechtold Susan Lavinghouse lineage from Sher Bechtold. 3 comments, most recently from Sher Bechtold on September 4, 2013

    Dear Choctaw Nation, I am trying to trace my Great- Great Grandmother’s lineage in order to see what percentage of Choctaw my Family and I actually are. Her name was recorded in censuses with different first and last names, but the most prevalent name spellings wwere as follows: Susan Lavinghouse….

  • SherBer I-Le-To-Na from SherBer. 3 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 4, 2013

    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…

  • Walter DeVasier Looking Info on Great Grandmother Lucinda Surratt from Walter DeVasier. 4 comments, most recently from Doris Jean Raymond on September 3, 2013

    Looking for family connections for Surratt Louisa or Lucinda (full Blood)

  • R. E. McLellan ATTN Kari Dunn - Bowers/Peter Family from R. E. McLellan. 2 comments, most recently from Doris Jean Raymond on September 3, 2013

    Kari Dunn that posted on 25th of Jan concerning the Bowers and Peters family – I believe we are related. Please feel free to contact me at mrsmclellan2001 at gmail dot com.