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  • Kimberly Dawn Myers James Brown & Pearl Jones from Kimberly Dawn Myers. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 15, 2013

    Hello, I am in need of some information that could help find some unknown family in Oklahoma and surrounding areas. My great grandpa was James Earl Brown, worked as part of the railroad gang in Oklahoma. My great grandma was Pearl Jones (Brown). My grandmother was Joann Brown (Howe), her…

  • Dana K Adoption from Dana K. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 15, 2013

    My family was told that my great grandmother was full blood Choctaw but was adopted by a white family when she was young.. Where would one start trying to find this type of information? Are adoption records kept? Thank you for any help.

  • alp3082@hotmail.com Mandy Ella Parker from alp3082@hotmail.com. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 14, 2013

    I have been told that my great grandmother was Choctaw. I have no information about her parents however and I am stuck. I know she was born in Arkansas around 1885. Does anyone have any information that may help me?

  • Donita B holden family from Donita B. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 13, 2013

    trying to find out if I do have choctaw in the family . I was always lead to believe it was cherokee . But there has been different information coming out . From what I know which is not much, due to births at home and stating different race on…

  • kym Peaton geneolgy from kym. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 13, 2013

    Trying to find out any information on any of the Peaton’s. I was told that we have native American blood in our lines but nobody will discuss it. I am trying to research the family history and hitting a dead end.

  • John F Moon Need help finding relatives from John F Moon. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 11, 2013

    Hi, I am trying to see if my family have any indian ancestry. My relatives on the Moon and the Jackson side say we do Cherokee from a gg grandfather Preston Jackson b.in 1862 died in 1927. His mom was Mary Williams born in 1846. His wife was named Flora…

  • mikayla cunningham I have Proof, but not from the Dawes Roll from mikayla cunningham. 3 comments, most recently from rayson allen on August 11, 2013

    One of my ancestors, Jock Jenkins, was a full blood Choctaw from the Madison County Mississippi tribe. I have an 1830-1831 census that proves he was a Choctaw. We also have my family tree book that has all of my ancestors. He applied to be a citizen in 1831, which…

  • Victoria Looking for my Great grandma - Flosilla Wiliams Johnston from Victoria. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 11, 2013

    I just found out my great grandmother’s name. I always knew she was Indian, however I didn’t have her name. I would like to find out more information about her. I know that her name was Flosilla and I think Williams was her last name before she married Obediah Benjamin…

  • psycleck Minnie Mathis from psycleck. 5 comments, most recently from barbee on August 10, 2013

    I am trying to find information about my great grandmother. Her name was Minnie Mathis. Married name would be Stone. I think she was born around 1888 in either southern Oklahoma or northern Texas. I have been told she was full blood Choctaw and would like to find her roll…

  • Judith Williams Horton Calvin Albert Roden and Sallie (Molly) Smith from Judith Williams Horton. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 10, 2013

    My grandfather, Neal Albert Roden, told me that his mother, Sally Smith was Choctaw, but she died when he was very young. I can’t find any mention of her in official records. She would have been born around 1860-1875, possibly in Lawrence Co, Alabama. Other possibilities would be Mississippi or…

  • Delores Callahan George Washington Beams from Delores Callahan. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 10, 2013

    I am researching Beams ancestry. George Washington Beams was born 3/24/1868 in Indian Territory, Ok., he died 10/26/1933 in McAlester, Ok. He married Sallie Holloway around 1895. All the information I have found shows him to be the son of Isom Beams and Mary Johnson, however, the birth date for…

  • Ellen Wade Family from Ellen. 4 comments, most recently from Ellen on August 9, 2013

    My family is listed on the Oklahoma 1910 Indian Population census as Choctaw. However, I cannot find a roll number for them. Does anyone know why they would enumerated as Choctaw on the census but no roll number or where I should look? It is the family of Carl Lee…

  • Ellen Dawes Mississippi Choctaw Reject from Ellen. 3 comments, most recently from Ellen on August 8, 2013

    Our family Pinkney and Frances Hanson are listed as Mississippi Choctaw Reject (MCR) is there a current appeal process or steps we can take to have this reviewed or reversed?

  • jackie long Rebecca Skye from jackie long. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 8, 2013

    Trying to find info about Rebecca Skye (Sky). My mother recently found out that she is 1/8 Choctaw Indian. She has information tracing back from her mother’s side, whose maiden name was King. I found some documents online referring to a Rebecca being married into the LeFlore name…. Don’t even…

  • Kimberly Trying to find Tribe and Tribe Number from Kimberly. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 7, 2013

    I was told that my greatgrandmother Nancy Matilda Brown (madien name was Cox) born in Louisiana 11/22/1894 died in 1/26/1981 was almost full blooded Choctaw. I actually met her and loved her stories but can’t remember them. She died in El Cajon, CA. My greatgrandfather was full blooded Cherokee but…

  • Troy Pollock Looking for my family in the tribal scrolls from Troy Pollock. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 6, 2013

    growing up my grandfather told me stories about his father being part of the Choctaw nation I’m looking to find him and also become a tribal member once I do can someone please help me my grandfathers name is Lloyd Raymond Pollock his fathers name is James Pollock they where…

  • Susie Reed Hatley Trying to trace my ancestory to Eliza Thornhill from Susie Reed Hatley. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 6, 2013

    I am a 4th generation decendant of Eliza Thornhill born in Oklahhoma in 1832 and married on 9-8-1865 in Red River County, OK to Josiah Wesley Ford. I am trying to trace and document my tribal anbcestory back to her and earlier and earlier.

  • Susie Reed Hatley Trying to trace my ancestory to Eliza Thornhill from Susie Reed Hatley on August 5, 2013

    I am a 4th generation decendant of Eliza Thornhill born in Oklahhoma in 1832 and married on 9-8-1865 in Red River County, OK to Josiah Wesley Ford. I am trying to trace and document my tribal anbcestory back to her and earlier and earlier.

  • cook Knox-Wilson./mathis-oby from cook. 3 comments, most recently from LaKeisha on August 5, 2013

    Looking for more info on great grandmother Katie Wilson. married Austin Knox dec 17, 1899 in Louisianna. thats where they were from. Her Maiden Name was Wilson but dont know her Parents name. They moved to Castle Oklahoma on the 1910 census and HadFlord,foster, and elon which is my grandmother,…

  • Rhonda Thompson McCreight looking to learn more about my gr grandmothers childhood as well as siblings from Rhonda Thompson McCreight. 6 comments, most recently from rayson allen on August 4, 2013

    Her name was Ela selsor born in or near Boggy Depot or creek im unsure. Her parents were John A Selsor and Rebecca turnbull Selsor….she had many siblings but the 2names that stick to mind were Joe Aida and lavinia…and possibly a Lenora? Im reading and searching dilligently but feel…