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  • vickie coffey stokes Durant from vickie coffey stokes. 7 comments, most recently from Choctaw Nation Genealogy on April 1, 2014

    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…

  • Jerry Green Heritage from Jerry Green. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 31, 2014

    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,…

  • L. Bohanan Working on getting CDIB cards and Membershp Cards from L. Bohanan. 9 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 30, 2014

    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, 2014

    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, 2014

    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…

  • Dave Crouch Like so many others, searching for family link... from Dave Crouch. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 24, 2014

    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, 2014

    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, 2014

    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…

  • Tawnya Hughes Oleta Francis from Tawnya Hughes. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 22, 2014

    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, 2014

    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, 2014

    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, 2014

    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, 2014

    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

  • benjaminw Winford from benjaminw. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 17, 2014

    My paternal grandfather, Charles Winford, was born on a Choctaw reservation in July of 1905. I think but am not certain that he lived near Wynewood, OK until he moved into North Texas and then to West Texas. His mother’s name was Emma Crawford. Does anyone know anything that could…

  • Kathryn Snyder Searching for my Great grandfather's Family from Kathryn Snyder. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 16, 2014

    His name was Henry Jones. He was born on the Choctaw Reservation in Grady County, Oklahoma, in 1897. His father was Jolly Jonathan Jones, who was a Texas Ranger in Waco Texas. His Mother was Ada Kirkendall. This is all the information that I have on him, as he passed…

  • KimmyJones Scarborough from KimmyJones. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 15, 2014

    I am looking for ANY information on this family (My Cousin who ran away when he was young). The only place I can find them is 1940 Census Pocola, Pocola Township, LeFlore: W.W. Scarborough 35,OK. (would like to know full name) Pearley 26,Ark (Don’t Know maiden name) Children: Rollie Lee,…

  • Janet Bohannon Choate Bohannon Search from Janet Bohannon Choate. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 14, 2014

    Searching for Bohannon family history with ties to Lamar County, TX/Ft. Worth & Tarrant County, TX. Researching my GF – William Franklin (Frank) Bohannon DOB: 07/29/1888 – Direct, Lamar County, TX DOD: 02/04/1966 – Ft. Worth, Tarrant County, TX The only info we really have to go on his father’s…

  • Janelle Woods Seeking help for information on the Morrow Family from Janelle Woods. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 13, 2014

    Hello- I have searched through numerous websites for information on my Morrow family. I have discovered some information and listed it below. I am passionate about finding out more about my Indian heritage. Please help and thank you!! Please see below! William Michael Morrow Born Dec 30, 1851 Death Nov…

  • Leo Pergson Lena Kemp Choctaw- Discussion- from Leo Pergson. 2 comments, most recently from Joyce Kemp-Vaughn on March 12, 2014

    NR – Not Registered, Non Resident

  • freebird looking for my great grandmother from freebird. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 11, 2014

    She was a full blooded Choctaw Indian living around Sturgis, Mississippi in the late 1800s or early 1900s. Her maiden name was Leona Allen; married name was Ivy. Her son, my grandfather was William Fred Lester Ivy.