Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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  • Rosalie von Henner The 1900 Census for Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory (Oklahoma) from Rosalie von Henner. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 4, 2013

    My Grandmother is 1/8th Indian and have always wondered what tribe she was from. On I have come across the fact she was born in Township 5, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory.(This is from the 1900 census) She was Lillie M. Brown born in Oct. 1899 and the census lists…

  • Christine Myers Looking for more information on Margaret Elizabeth Lee Harris from Christine Myers. 5 comments, most recently from rayson allen on October 2, 2013

    Halito! Looking for more concrete information on my ancestry going back from Margaret Elizabeth Lee Harris. I have found conflicting information online. I think it would be really wonderful to connect to any of my relatives, distant or not. Please feel free to post and perhaps we can exchange information.

  • Donna Muse Dawes Roll from Donna Muse. 6 comments, most recently from Donna Muse on October 2, 2013

    Hello my name is Donna I was born in Louisiana I’m trying to obtain my CDIB Card I have my great grandmothers roll # & card # but I have no idea how to get the info from the Dawes records I have tried I can find her name &…

  • Kimberely Born along the Red River from Kimberely. 7 comments, most recently from Pamela on October 1, 2013

    Please help! I am researching my great-great grandma, based on information her adopted name is Martha Drucilla “Mattie” Williams, however, there are no documents proving or disproving said adoption. According to family, she was born along the Red River in Ringgold, Montague Co. Texas, approximately 1871. Died in Weatherford Texas,…

  • Linda Kay Culberson Josiah Daniel Culberson from Linda Kay Culberson. 3 comments, most recently from Linda Kay Culberson on September 30, 2013

    Thank you, Suzanne, for all the information. It was very helpful and much appreciated. I can not, however, find a date of death for Josiah Culberson. I have an approximate death year of 1922, but I cannot verify this date. How would I find information on any children of Josiah?…

  • Christine Tracing from Christine on September 30, 2013

    Urgent that I find out how much Choctaw blood is in our family. We always thought we were Creek and Cherokee. Any idea how we can find this information?

  • peggy Richard Moore - My Choctaw grandfather from peggy on September 30, 2013

    I’m looking for any information regardng my grandfather who died in Texas during the ’40’s. I have reason to believe that he resided in in Oklahoma during his lifetime. I have a photo of him and from his appearance,was most likely full Choctaw. Where do I begin? Thank you in…

  • aiahninchi ohoyo the correct way of spelling.... from aiahninchi ohoyo. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 27, 2013

    halito have been doing some intense research in my choctaw dictionary and discovered something…. my grandmother’s name is NOT spelled aiahnichih ohoyo…it is spelled AIAHNINCHI ohoyo…or ‘respected, favored woman’…would like to know if this is correct…if so, i apologize for perpetuating the incorrect usage…

  • K. Cotner Info on John Cain/Cane/Kane info included from K. Cotner. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 24, 2013

    I am trying to locate any information on a family member named John Cain/Cane/Kane. Here is what I know and has been passed down thru the family. Family history says that at one time he was chief of the Choctaw nation. He was my great grandfathers grandparent. My grandfathers name…

  • cmfoster3 Anyone Have Anything??? - Percy Leroy McDougal from cmfoster3. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 24, 2013

    I’m wondering if a Cherokee or White family would be living in the Choctaw Nation in 1900; see following for background … if someone can help me with clarification and any historic / background information that would be great – oh, and of course if any of the below details…

  • Marcia Long Richard & Caroline Edwards from Marcia Long. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 23, 2013

    I have some information about Richard Carroll Miller who was married to Caroline Miller Edwards.Richard was born in 1842 and died in 1929. Caroline Miller Edwards was born in 1853-1854 and died in1904 they are burried iin Wynnewood Oklahoma.

  • Dana sedgwic-Hickey heritage of course ;-) from Dana sedgwic-Hickey. 35 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 21, 2013

    I’m trying to find out more about my families pass. I have always been told that our ancestors walked the trail of tears. It would mean a lot to me and my father to find our link to this pass. What I know is my father’s grandmother was named Mary…

  • Dianna Gay Gay from Dianna Gay. 14 comments, most recently from rayson allen on September 18, 2013

    I’m looking for any information on my heritage.My grandfathers name was Presston Clifton Gay.His mothers name was Caroline Palmer.

  • Rhonda jean moore Tribal membership from Rhonda jean moore. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 18, 2013

    I am wanting to know what is the minimum about of indian blood needed to declare indian heritage or tribal membership?

  • whunterg Womack (Wommack) & Hill Familes from whunterg. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 18, 2013

    I am looking for others who are researching the Hill/Womack families. William WOMACK (WAMMACK) b-1840 d-1887 in Leflore CO, OK. He married Nancy (Nannie) McFarland. They had the following children; Willie Womack b-abt 1871, George W. Womack b-1875, Lee Womack b- 1878, Ada Womack b-1881, Jennie Womack/Hill b- 1883,Henry Womack…

  • Mindy Not sure from Mindy. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 17, 2013

    I found Choctaw Nation when I searched “what tribe does the name Trueblood come from”?. I really don’t know much of my ancestors however, I do know that my great grandfathers name was William Trueblood and his wife Mildred Trueblood. I have no idea if I come from the Choctaw…

  • Pam Chief Pushmataha from Pam. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 17, 2013

    I just recently found out that Chief Pushmataha was my 5th Great Grandfather, Is there a way to recieve more information re his life, Children, wife, etc, I have some info from and I have read what you have listed here is there more to know Thanks

  • Pat Elton Elton, Pyle, Mauldin Adams, Needham Anglin, Hinson, Bright, Battenfeld, Younger from Pat Elton. 4 comments, most recently from Pauls on September 15, 2013

    To All My Relations— I am here to honor all my grandmothers who I have come to know as Choctaw. My father told me that I was 1/16 Shawnee, a branch of the Cherokee… And my historical research shows other tribal grandmothers. Charlotte Mauldin Adams declared she was full Choctaw…

  • beverly sweeney Information about William C. Brandon 1850-1913 from beverly sweeney. 3 comments, most recently from beverly sweeney on September 15, 2013

    Looking for any information about William C. Brandon who died in Choctaw Nation Indian Territory in 1913.

  • suzyisacoione Birth Certificates from suzyisacoione. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 14, 2013

    My question, If my GreatGrand Father is listed on the 1900 census as being born in Red Oak Choctaw Nation Indian Territory,how would I go about obtaining his birth certificate? Mother: Mattie Moore DOB 2-1862-3 Father: Joe J Moore DOB ?-1856 my Great Grand Father Joe Moore ?-1888 Would it…