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  • Ashley Motes Garmon Canada (a..k.a. Canady), Woodson Choctaw search from Ashley Motes Garmon. 8 comments, most recently from leegreen on December 2, 2012

    I’m trying to trace my Choctaw history and keep hitting a few dead ends. My great-grandmother Berlie Mae Fields came from Kentucky to Texas with her parents in 1895. Her mother Mary Bell Canady ( or Canada, she went by both) was full blood Choctaw. Mary Bell Canady was born…

  • Teresa (Terry) Wilson Lind Wilson family from Teresa (Terry) Wilson Lind. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 2, 2012

    Looking for info on John James Wilson born about 1785. Married Clarissa LeFlore in the Natchez area. Have plenty of info on Clarissa’s ancestors. Have lots of info on their descendants-my family, but nothing on John’s ancestors. Conflicting info says he may be Irish or Scot. Trees on Ancestry give…

  • samantha great-grandfather from samantha. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 2, 2012

    The story is that my Great-Grandfather Josiah Dobbs was Full blood Choctaw Indian but because of the discrimination in Oklahoma, he did not claim he was and instead claimed he was white. I don’t know how to go about proving that I am Choctaw, if anyone could help me it…

  • Erinne Loves and Coppers from Erinne. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 2, 2012

    I am researching any connections of the Love and Copper families; Primarily Isaac Love and Nancy cooper. My Ancestress was Edna Malissa Love and she was said to be part Choctaw… both her parents ….Isaac and Nancy were said to be Choctaw. Some of my ancestral cousins had land and…

  • Robert Any relatives out there Great Graet Grandmother Penelope Martin from Robert. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 1, 2012

    Penny Martin born in 1853 married John Odom on 18 Feb 1874. (North Caolina Marriage collection) Her father (I think) Daniel Martin born 1821 in North Carolina and mother Belinda born in 1822 had 4 children (1860 US Census) 1. Delphina born 1853 2. Penelope 1858 3. Simon N. 1848…

  • Renee (Zortman) Hundt Alice Carolie Goodrich? from Renee (Zortman) Hundt. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 1, 2012

    I am looking for information about my Great-Great Grandmother. She was born Choctaw, her parents were killed & a white couple took her in and eventually adopted her. I do not know her birth name, her Adopted name is Alice Carolie Goodrich. I need info on how to find out…

  • ken scrivner looking for anyone with information on Mary E. Scrivner (gregory) from ken scrivner. 5 comments, most recently from Tom Swafford on November 30, 2012

    Looking for information on my Great grandmother her name was Mary Elnora Scrivner (maiden name was Gregory)I know she lived in Oklahoma when my grandfather was born his name was Allan Scrivner. She married Alva Scrivner. Would like to find out anything i can so I can trace down are…

  • Tony Chapman Looking for info from Tony Chapman. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 30, 2012

    I was told my Grandmother was a registered Choctaw. What do I need to do to get registered myself?

  • Deanna Downing family from Deanna. 9 comments, most recently from Deanna on November 30, 2012

    I’m looking for information about my grandmother’s side. Cora Edna Downing. She was 1/2 Choctaw. There is a possibility about her maiden name, may be Downen, Downy, Downing,…unk for sure. She was married to William Thomas Blagg in Yell Co., Arkansas 1901. Born oct 16, 1885 Arkansas. Any information would…

  • DeLois Adamson Pendergrass Effie Lue & Leona Mae West from DeLois Adamson Pendergrass. 3 comments, most recently from kristie on November 30, 2012

    I am the granddaughter of Effie Lue West Russell siste to Leona Mae West Cowens. Whom are daughters of Jess G. West & Mary (Pagent)West. Any information on these would be greatly appreciated. My mothers name is Dorothy Jean Russell. Thank you!

  • dave paxton doing some research from dave paxton. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 29, 2012

    I am trying to figure out my great grandmothers info with the tribe. I cannot find a good way to find a roll number or district. Her name was Dora Reeves, died 1973, born Hayes county TX. born 1881. She was on the roll as she received payments on mineral…

  • JEMESBONNER posey-matthews from JEMESBONNER. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 28, 2012

    martha posey was possiblely married before thomas,jefferson matthews married in 1890 texas? lived in indian terittory any info would be gratefull

  • Browsr Trying to locate verification on grandmother's native ancestry. from Browsr. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 28, 2012

    I am trying to locate information about my grandmother’s choctaw heritage. Her birth name was Nancy Jane Miller and she was born in Eastman, Mississippi to John Henry Miller and Mary Margaret Collum. My great grandparents lived in Atoka County, Caney, OK and to my knowledge are buried there. Many…

  • Jennifer adopted and looking for more family history from Jennifer . 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 28, 2012

    I was adopted and my whole blood family is from Louisana and Oklahoma. I am 20 years old and found my bio family back in 2009 and trying to find out how much native i am and i have always knew i was native before i even met my family…

  • Pamela McKenzie looking for information....... from Pamela McKenzie. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 27, 2012

    I am looking for any information you might have on Josephine Elizabeth Morgan. She was born in 1864 and died in October of 1936 in McAlister OK. My information says that she was native american but I can find no tribal affiliation. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

  • Andrew Bridgeford looking for family from Andrew Bridgeford. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 25, 2012

    Hi, my name is Andrew. My birth certificate once shown my name as Baby Boy McAlester, and another shown the name as Rufus. My birth father’s name is James Jake Williston, I believe he has passed on. My birth mother’s name is Linda Luo McAlester. I have no info about…

  • Elizabeth Hatch Reichert Kathryn (Catherine) Conwell Hatch from Elizabeth Hatch Reichert. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 25, 2012

    We have been told that my grandmother Kathryn (Catherine) Conwell Hatch was Native American, born Jan 17, 1913 in Tupelo, OK, and possibly adopted (and possibly her brother too) by my great grandfather Doctor Augie (Augustine? Augustus??) Cornelius Conwell and his wife Ora Young Conwell. I also read that “Augie”…

  • Tamera Cantrell Talley/Johnson/ Ritter/McBride/Cantrell from Tamera Cantrell. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 23, 2012

    My name is Tammy and I am researching my Choctaw/Cherokee relatives who are

  • Ebony Warson Need help finding my grandfather from Ebony Warson. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 22, 2012

    My grandfather always told us where he and his mother came from,sang songs,showed photos. We even were brought up with the Choctaw ways but we just cant find him. His name was Eli Henery Harris Many Blessings

  • Amanda Cross Looking for Daniel Gene Strange from Amanda Cross. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 21, 2012

    Thanks