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

    Independent from the Texas/Oklahoma Red River area Choctaw/Cherokee/English descent.10 Years experience researching benefits for people with Native American heritage. Equipped with supplies, knowledge , materials and research resources to assist families with revealing resources and ancestors.720-231-2373

  • 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…

  • 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.

  • Annie Buchanan Were there adoption records back in 1876? from Annie Buchanan. 6 comments, most recently from Jeff Garrett on October 23, 2013

    My Great Grandmother had compliled an extensive genealogy but when she was on her deathbed she said the genealogy was all a lie and that she was a full blood Choctaw and she didn’t want to “die with a lie on her lips”. While some members of my family do…

  • Allan Cothran Family Member and family tree of Rason Battiest from Allan Cothran. 5 comments, most recently from rayson allen on October 23, 2013

    I’m wanting to get info on my Great Great Grandfather Rason Battiest. He was born 12-25-1902 and his roll # 1536. I’m wanting to know if he had any siblings, also what his parents names were. Thanks, Allan

  • Angela Haley Williams Haley family history from Angela Haley Williams. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 23, 2013

    The story has always been told that my great-grandmother, Julia Seago Haley, born May 15, 1891 to parents Mary Francis Hayes and Henry Oscar Miles Seago, was full blood Choctaw and was born on the reservation. According to family members, her Choctaw Citizenship records were burned by an uncle. Julia…

  • TiffanyRBH Blalock and Underwood Family Trees from TiffanyRBH. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 23, 2013

    Hi, I’m just trying to discover any family connections I may have with the tribe since I have been conducting some genealogy research and I have found both surnames on the Dawes rolls. I know we are native, but I don’t know which tribe we are from and there are…

  • Ducky8888 Hisaw Family residing on Choctaw Nation Territory from Ducky8888. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 23, 2013

    Hello, Growing up I was always told I was part Cherokee and part Choctaw on my maternal grandfathers side(isnt there a Tim Mcgraw song like that? My baby is not a Chippawa, she is Cherokee too!) I have been looking into my heritage and found that my grandfathers maternal grandfather…