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  • 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…

  • Kathleen Help with Heritage from Kathleen. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 31

    Anyone know of relation to Laura Louise Cox Bell or Juanita Cox?

  • 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,…

  • Crystal Riley Apukshunnubbee District Cheif, James Fletcher, 1838-1842 from Crystal Riley. 7 comments, most recently from Sonya Deaton - (Pistubbee) on March 31

    I have discovered that James Fletcher was my greatgrandfather X 6, but I am not sure what all is needed to prove and again become apart of the Choctaw Nation. This is the site, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/n/y/s/Kathleen-M-Nystrom/ODT3-0001.html ,that traces it to him. It leaves off at my grandfayher, Rueben Russell Riley II,…

  • 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…

  • Debbie Bullock Cantrell Family from Debbie Bullock. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 25

    Hi! I’m looking for any info on the Cantrell family. I’m looking for the parents of Tom Wallace Cantrell, born Feb 3, 1895, in Falcon, Arkansas. His mothers name was Mary and married a Choctaw Native Indian. Mary was born Nov 1857 in Arkansas. The only thing I can find…

  • 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…

  • Lois Evans Malcolm Wade and James L. Wade from Lois Evans. 8 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 24

    I found a newspaper article dated 1986 on the Wade family. I am working on the Abel Wade family. His father was a brother to Alfred Wade. I cannot find how Malcolm and James L. Wade that are in this article connect with the line I’m working on. Malcolm was…

  • Nancy Klein Cordelia E. Ewing from Nancy Klein. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 23

    I am looking for Cordelia Eulalia Ewing. She died in 1927 and I believe was a teenager during the civil war.I would appreciate any information on her.

  • 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.

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

    Looking for info on McCumber Family from Ohio area, Maiden name Hughes, and West. Dorothy McCumber/West married to William/Bill McCumber. Her mother Stella West/Hughes

  • Higdon / Collier / Edwards / Harris / King Family Searching for info on Louisa (Louise) Higdon Edwards born abt.1858 from Higdon / Collier / Edwards / Harris / King Family. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 17

    I had some time ago sent inquires regarding the family members of Russell Z Edwards born 1890 in Canadian, OK or ArK. Son of Silas C Edwards and step-son of Sarah Jane Pryor King Edwards (mother of Choctaw Native American’s Ila and Eva King). I went to visit his grave…