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  • Ron Huckabay Dawes Roll Number Shows MCR from Ron Huckabay. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 8, 2013

    My wife is going through the process of obtaining a CDIB card. Her ancestor’s roll number has a MCR next to it which I understand means Missippi Choctaw Rejected. Does that preclude her from being enrolled into the Choctaw Nation, and preclude her from obtaining a CDIB card? My wife’s…

  • Debbie George Perkins 1819-1886 from Debbie. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 8, 2013

    I’m trying to find out who the parents of George Perkins (1819-1886) were. George Perkins was a Choctaw officer most likely born in MS. He married Jane Folsom. I have seen some family trees on Ancestry.com that list Nimrod Perkins and Betsy Laughing Water as parents to a George Perkins…

  • Jon Dee Wright The Durant Family Line from Jon Dee Wright. 11 comments, most recently from rayson allen on November 7, 2013

    I am looking for any and all information regarding my Durant Family Line and if I have any Durant Cousins in Oklahoma. Starting with me here is my line; Jon Dee Wright Member of The Choctaw Nation to Curtis W. Wright Member of The Choctaw Nation to Reno Cecil Wright…

  • Clyde William Thompson Looking for information on the Thompson Family from Clyde William Thompson. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 7, 2013

    Hello I am looking for family members of the Thompson Choctaw Tribe, if you have any information I woulf greatly appreciate the info…

  • Jan Arrington Independent Genealogy Research from Jan Arrington on November 6, 2013

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  • Krystle Help Nichols/Lankford family. from Krystle. 14 comments, most recently from Krystle on November 6, 2013

    Hi. I am interested in learning my heritage. I have been recently searching my great grandmother’s side and I think I have found a few things of interest. I see that she was born in “Choctaw Nation”. Now, looking online has been a little tedious. My great grandmother’s name was…

  • Jennifer P. Luther James Prince from Jennifer P.. 4 comments, most recently from Jennifer P. on November 4, 2013

    Hi, I’m looking for information on my great-grandfather. All I know is he was born on a Choc Taw reservation in Oklahoma around 1898, and his name was Luther James Prince. I was wondering if anyone has any advice on how to find a birth record or other information. He…

  • Joannine Dawes 1896 from Joannine. 3 comments, most recently from rayson allen on November 4, 2013

    How do you go about finding the final decision on an Appeal granted to a case? A little background While researching my Indian heritage I came across the Dawes 1896 application on my Great Grand mother. There is lost of confusion on the spelling of her last name. Ranges from…

  • Chastity Arnold Looking For Info On Cunningham/Haines from Chastity Arnold. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 4, 2013

    I found out through Ancestry.com that my Great Great Grandmother was born in Hartshorne, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory Her name was Ada R Cunningham (1899) later Lewis and her parents were: Leander Cunningham (1874) and Margaret C Cunningham (1876) All records state they are white and I found where Leander…

  • Joannine Looking for Rhoades family in Oklahoma from Joannine. 5 comments, most recently from rayson allen on November 4, 2013

    My Maternal Great Grandmother was Ellen Nancy Rhoades. She appears as Ella N Rhoades on the 1896 Dawes Commission Index.She is listed with Andrew O Rhoades, Emmet L Rhoades and Samuel P Rhoades with the same case number. They appear on the US Native American Applications for Enrollment in Five…

  • D' McCoy Lizzie Falcon 1893-1917 from D' McCoy. 3 comments, most recently from mike ford on November 3, 2013

    Lizzie Falcon born in approx. 1893 at a “colony” located near Zwolle, LA was my great-grandmother. She died giving birth to my grandmother Josephine Falcon in 1917. This information is from family members, we do not have official birth or death records. I do have a copy of my grandmothers…

  • DONTREA HOWARD Trying to find family history from DONTREA HOWARD. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 2, 2013

    My great great grandmother was Ada Jones, who married my great great grandfather Garrett Walls. We have no family history on her other than, she was Indian and from Chickasaw Oklahoma. How would I found information on her?

  • F. M. Kaufman Clarence L Smith from F. M. Kaufman. 4 comments, most recently from rayson allen on November 1, 2013

    I have more info on request for research on my father. I have found that he (Clarence L Smith) also had a sister named Henrietta enrolled on either Choctaw or Chickasaw roll in 1900 and 1902, he was aged 5, she was aged 9, both on Dawes Roll, but I…

  • Shelly Rae Bowen Ann Rutledge from Shelly Rae Bowen. 7 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 30, 2013

    I am researching my grandmother whom I was told may be Choctaw. Her name was Ann Rutledge born in 1919 at Collinsville Oklahoma. She married Ernest Bowen in 1939 at Lawrence Kansas. I know they had another child, a girl whom was adopted out after Ann left her with the…

  • Jerry Powell Karly: Key Powell from Jerry Powell. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 29, 2013

    Key Powell was my Uncle. Contact me for more information. Jerry Powell. dixonhardy2@yahoo.com

  • Tasha wright Choctaw freedman from Tasha wright . 4 comments, most recently from rayson allen on October 29, 2013

    I am tying to apply for membership and my grandfather is choctaw freedman I have a number D27-5-10-99 given to me by a cousin. My ancestors come from Robert turnbullslaves. Grandpa was willie Lewis of Boswell Oklahoma or Mayhew. He was married to Lola Gaffney. Or if anyone no info…

  • jhaney Looking for Choctaw wife of O.P. Brown in Mississippi from jhaney. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 29, 2013

    Hello, I am looking for the Choctaw woman who had 5 children with O.P. (Oscar Price) Brown in Fannin, MS. Children: John Hooker Brown,b.1886 Fannin,MS d.1971,Brandon, MS Joseph Samuel Brown, b.1887 Fannin, MS William Price Brown, b. 1891, Fannin, MS Mollie Virginia Brown, b.1893 Fannin,MS d. 1958, Johnson, TX Amanda…

  • MOLLY Brown Powell Barmore Williams from MOLLY . 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 29, 2013

    I am trying to find information on Loluis Powell B 1814 Caddao Louisiana D 18 July 1851 Shelby Co. Tx and he was wed to my great grandmother Louisa Eliza Brown B 13 Feb 181 Louisian D 23 Ap 1900 Alexander, Erath Texas. These are my great grandparents. My other…

  • andre fearce fearce or fierce family from andre fearce. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 28, 2013

    hello I am doing research for my family here by my last name. i believe it could have been spelled a different way due to the fact my great grand father killed a white man in the early 1900s which also the reason why he moved. I only wish to…

  • Deda Davenport family history from Deda. 10 comments, most recently from rayson allen on October 27, 2013

    Hi, I’m trying to find out if my family was registered with the Choctaw Nation. My grandfather’s name was Arthur Davenport, my father’s name is Archibald Lee Davenport and grandmother was part Cherokee, Opal Tinsdell Davenport. Any assistance in this matter would be greatly appreciated.