Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

The Great Seal of the Choctaw Nation
RSS

Genealogy

start a new discussion here

  • 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…

  • Cheryl Schultz Oleta Mae Nicewarner from Cheryl Schultz. 5 comments, most recently from rayson allen on August 22

    I am looking for information for my family tree on my Grandmother Oleta Mae Nicewarner. I am curious at to how much of indian blood she was and if I could find out who her mother and father were as it was my understanding growing up that her father was…

  • aiahninchi ohoyo still asking... from aiahninchi ohoyo on August 22

    I have gathered yet more information about my folsom family…and, am still seeking tribal enrollment…I have been told that because I am not a ‘direct blood line’ descendant of my great great great aunt, emeline folsom, I am not eligible to be enrolled…this is ridiculous…my g g g grandmother was…

  • Kathi William L Hill from Kathi. 6 comments, most recently from Kathi on August 22

    My great grandfather, William L Hill was a teacher certified by the Choctaw Nation. (See attachment) His daughter, Edith Victoria Hill, aka Kitty Hill was apparently adopted from the Durant/Bokchito area. I cannot find any birth or adoption information. Born Jan. 21, 1902. I’m not even sure this was an…

  • Wade Durant Need to find Dad's Family from Wade Durant. 6 comments, most recently from Wade Durant on August 21

    My name is Wade Durant. I was born in California in 1967 to Robert James Durant of Oklahoma. He was 1/2 Choctaw. He and my mother passed on early in life and I never new him or his people. My mom told me when I was young that my grandfather…

  • Dean Hardage Seeking information from Dean Hardage. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 19

    My father’s name was Kenneth Cooper and he was born in Hugo Oklahoma. I don’t remember the year but I am trying to find out if what I have been told about having Choctaw Heritage is correct. Is there any resource to determine this?

  • tammy lee Pearlee Brantley from tammy lee. 21 comments, most recently from tammy lee on August 19

    I am trying to find information on my great grandmother born in the late 1800s and was married to a white man Owen Preston Williamson. She is buried at Holly Creek cemetary in Mc Curtain county. My grandfather Everett Preston Williamson was born to them in Odell, Ok on 12/16/1912….

  • Tarrance Bell choctaw family tree from Tarrance Bell. 3 comments, most recently from Tarrance Bell on August 18

    Hello. Im hoping I can find some on information on my great grandmother I was told she was full blooded Choctaw, her name was Helen Bell,not sure about the dates but something close to (1933-1987) she died in 1987 and I believe at one point moved to Mississippi. She had…

  • Lisa Paden Cora Forbis from Lisa Paden. 4 comments, most recently from Lisa Paden on August 18

    Hello, my name is Lisa Nolan nee Paden. I have one picture of my father and it is plain that he is native american, he passed away in 1974, my mother would not discuss his heritage except to say that relatives lived on a reservation in OK. His name was…

  • David Battestella How do I find/trace a Choctaw relative ? from David Battestella. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 17

    How would I go about finding a Choctaw relative I believe was born a reservation in Oklahoma before it was a state? Selby Rushing Birthdate is 1902 0r 1903. Also My grandmother, Etna Rushing nee Wood was most likely born there as well. Please advise me as to the proper…

  • Mia Any information from Mia . 14 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 17

    Hello my name is Mia Brown. I am trying to trace my Choctaw blood. I have been told that grandfather was half Choctaw. My family is from Wilbur or Wilburton and Wewoka Oklahoma. Our Surname is Brown. My fathers name is Ira Gene Brown born to Zelma and Andy(Andrew) Brown…

  • Sabrina M Need help with researching my grandmother from Sabrina M. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 15

    She’d seen a lot in her days, she was born in November of 1926. She passed away December 2013. Her maiden name is Ophelia Etoy Anderson, married Etoy Blackmon. She said she was a mixture of Choctaw and Creek, and that she lived on a reservation in Wewoka,Ok for part…

  • D' McCoy Lizzie Falcon 1893-1917 from D' McCoy. 5 comments, most recently from Dorothy A Sanders on August 15

    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…

  • Terri Morley Any info regarding Lewis Redding from Terri Morley. 4 comments, most recently from Yvette Hunt on August 15

    My children are decendants of Lewis Redding and Lottie Moses. Lottie was born in 1888 to Ann and Ike Moses and was an original enrollee at age 13 on the Dawes rolls.My children are currently college age and wondering about their possible cherokee heritage.They are currently enrolled as one/eighth Choctaw,…

  • VIRGINIA MANNING looking up JENNY ANNIE COX from VIRGINIA MANNING. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 13

    SHE WAS MY GREAT GRANDMOTHER.

  • Christopher Y. Meek Seeking information concerning Mary Johnson, wife of John Ireton from Christopher Y. Meek. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 11

    My great-great grandfather John Ireton, Roll 824, who died 14 May 1902 in Alex, Oklahoma, was married to Mary Johnson. Mary’s mothers name was Amanda I believe. I think Mary Johnson was born 25 December 1858 in Stonewall, Indian Territory and died 27 January 1908 in Ireton, Oklahoma. They had…

  • Carol Lawrence Darling Lawrence family of Hughes County from Carol Lawrence Darling. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 11

    I am seeking information regarding my dad’s side of the family. My dad was Howard L. Lawrence,born in Oklahoma in his mothers family house in 1923; his father was Frank M. Lawrence, a Choctaw born 1907 in Hughes County. Frank, my grandfather, died in Calvin Ok in 2000, where he…

  • Cody Kayser Seeking Information on Robert T. Brown from Cody Kayser. 3 comments, most recently from Cody Kayser on August 9

    I have been having a terribly difficult time tracking down information on Robert T. Brown, born about 1880 in Tennessee; he lived in Oklahoma between 1920 and 1940 at least. He was married to Dora A. Capehart and had children: Hubert, Wanda, Claude and Hobert (my great grandfather). I believe…