Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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  • pam James Allen McClain from pam on September 4

    I have been searching for my grandmothers family for years. He mother Leanne Elizabeth Blair was Cherokee. Leanne’s parents were Josiah Patterson Blair [1818 S. Carolina} and Nancy Ann McClain [ 1824 Alabama] Nancy’s parents were James Allen McClain and Dorcas Ann Hill. I have no information on them except…

  • Kristina trying to find native lineage from Kristina. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 3

    My aunt and grandmother, on my fathers side and I have been trying for many years to trace our lineage. My great-grandfather (the father of Aunt and gramma) was at the very least half native American and did have a family roll number. But sadly, he was not proud of…

  • janetmorjo Pushmataha lineage from janetmorjo. 3 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 3

    My grandmother was born in Oklahoma Indian Territory in 1896. Her mother was Choctaw. We were always told we were related to Pushmataha. Is there any genealogy of his descendants I can search in. I’ve tried finding anything on line but no luck. Thanks for any help or suggestions.

  • Debbie George Perkins 1819-1886 from Debbie. 4 comments, most recently from ShellyK on September 3

    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 that list Nimrod Perkins and Betsy Laughing Water as parents to a George Perkins…

  • Caitlin Greer Finding more about Heritage from Caitlin Greer. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 2

    Hi. A year ago I asked my father about his great grandmother who was Choctaw. I don’t know her birthdate but I do know it was in the late 1800’s. The only name we know her by is Sylvia Taylor and that she was either taken or ran away from…

  • don french Don French from don french. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 1

    I am trying to find a birth record or census record of my maternal Grandmother. Her name is Maude (sometimes spelled Maud) Estelle Young. My Maternal Grandfather was born on January 19, 1900. The census of 1900 lists him as living on the Choctaw Nation, Township 7 North, Range 13…

  • Cyndi Stevens Emma Littlefield from Cyndi Stevens. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 1

    I am looking for information on my father’s side of the family. I have a copy of my great grandparents marriage certificate: Emma Littlefield, she was married On October 13th 1899 to G.T. Hennington, he was 22 years old , she was 17 years old they both were from Tyler…

  • angela John Thomas Taylor from angela. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 31

    John Thomas taylor, son of Sam Taylor and Ishtache, is my great-great grandfather. Looking for information on Sam and Ishtache. Also looking for information on the children of John Thomas Taylor.

  • Debbie Smyth searching from Debbie Smyth. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 30

    I am searching for any information i can find o either of my maternal grandparents or either of my paternal grandparents. I have Native American Heritage on both my mothers side and my fathers side. I am not sure exactly which tribes i have in my heritage. I think Choctaw…

  • Tasha wright Choctaw freedman from Tasha wright . 6 comments, most recently from Vicki on August 29

    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…

  • Gloria Brown Loyd Choctaw Heritage from Gloria Brown Loyd. 6 comments, most recently from rayson allen on August 28

    I am one of 6 siblings and we are trying to find out about our Choctaw Heritage. I found our Great Grandfather, on our dad’s side, on the Dawes final rolls. I have his roll number and his card number. His name was Crockett Wilburn Brown. His Roll number is…

  • Sterling Seals Looking for information on my third great-grandfather Joseph Seals from Sterling Seals. 5 comments, most recently from Sterling Seals on August 28

    Greetings to all! My name is Sterling Seals, and I have been working on my family’s geneaology for over four years. I have made great progress, but I have run into a wall and I hope someone can help. I have a typed family history document that indicates my third…

  • Jessie Turtle Woman My link to Pushmataha & the Andersons from Jessie Turtle Woman. 11 comments, most recently from Jason Slade on August 27

    I am a professional genealogist. I have been researching my families and am now ready to seek more of my Momma’s clan from Lamar County, Miss. They were from the Rabbit Creek area. Choctaw descendants from the Pushamataha through the Andersons. My g-g-grandma was Nancy Jane Anderson, a Choctaw woman….

  • Tom Hauser Oscar Romeo Walden from Tom Hauser. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 27

    Trying to establish tribal membership of my great grandfather – Oscar Romeo Walden. Died in Kansas City – daughter was Bessie Walden (Cline-Stout) who also died in Kansas City after moving back from California. Granddaughter was my mother (Marcella Ivonne Cline Hauser).

  • Shane Burge Lookin for information on GGreat Grand Parents - Dow Reese and Lelah Hays from Shane Burge. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 26

    I have some information from Great Grand-Mother Lena: GGM Lena B-Feb 14, 1896 Her Father – Dow Reese Her Mother – Lelah Hay(s) Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.

  • Angela Looking for Information about My Ancestors from Angela. 5 comments, most recently from Veloyce on August 24

    I have been searching info on my 2x great grandmother her name was Menecia America Ivy, her father was Andrew Jackson Ivy and her mother was Jane Harmon. Menecia was 1/2 Choctaw I have no idea which of her parents were full blooded Choctaw.I have info on Andrew’s parents but…

  • wendy How To Find from wendy. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 23

    My grandfather said that his grandmother was full choctaw. But he doesn’t think her family ever signed the roll. How would we go about tracking down his genealogy and is there anyone that does this for pay services? Thanks.

  • samantha how much percent from samantha. 9 comments, most recently from rayson allen on August 22

    How much percent Choctaw would i have to be, to become a part of the Choctaw tribe?

  • CARY TAYLOR ELIZA BECK - Photo-Tuskahoma Female Academy from CARY TAYLOR on August 22

    I would like to get a copy from the original photo of my great-great grandmother Eliza Beck. This photo was published on page 400 in the book “Life and Times of the Original Choctaw Enrollees”. She is pictured with Dora Folsom as former students of the Tuskahoma Female Academy. Charleen…

  • Rett Rasberry Welch from Rett Rasberry. 3 comments, most recently from Rett Rasberry on August 22

    My grandmother always told old stories about her mother [Susan M. (Welch) Worthington] being half Indian, which means that Susan’s mother, Lucy Ann (Bennett) Welch was a full bloodied Indian. The stories handed down were that they were from the Choctaw Indian tribes. Lucy Ann Bennett may have been born…