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  • Amber Benjamin James from Amber. 3 comments, most recently from John on August 29, 2012

    I am trying to verify indian heritage and there are several Ben/Benjamin James on the Choctaw Rolls. My Benjamin James is son of John W. James and Edny Hardin. Ben may have been married twice but the only information I have is on Stella Mae Ogle. They were married in…

  • Chelsea Wair Looking for my great grandmother from Chelsea Wair. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 29, 2012

    I found out through ancestry.com that Malinda Morris was my great grandmother and she was born around January of 1873. My father said that she was choctaw. When I looked on the Dawes report I found here but I don’t have an exact birthday. Please help,

  • W K Harris Williams Family from Roff, Oklahoma Area from W K Harris. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 28, 2012

    Working on my family geneaolgy and trying to get my head around the Williams movement from North Carolina to Alabama (1870) to Arkansas (1880) and finally to Chickasaw Nation (1900). Great-grandfather (John F Williams), great-great-grandfather (Marion A Williams), great uncle (Forrest O Williams) and a great aunt (Effie M Williams)…

  • diablomadre mason,hulsey,choate,lance from diablomadre. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 28, 2012

    looking for judith hulsey dau. of benjamin hulsey and sarah naomi choate, also thomas mason and elizabeth clements,clemmons etc.and desea mason and augustus francis mason. any help appreciative sarah naomi choate born abt 1788-abt1865 married elijah hulsey1783-1865 children margaret 15dec1806-23mar1897;william henry 11feb1811-17aug1894 married elizabeth horine10 feb18156aug1890 children benjamin francis hulsey…

  • Richard Blanton James Family of LeFlore County, Oklahoma from Richard Blanton. 6 comments, most recently from Richard Blanton on August 26, 2012

    Seeking information on the marriage date & location of Orville Eugene James and Mary Marshall. Their first son, Orville Eugene “Sonny” James was born in 1939 at Fort Apache County, Arizona but it has been verified with the county there that they were not married there.

  • Richard Blanton James Family of LeFlore County, Oklahoma from Richard Blanton. 3 comments, most recently from Richard Blanton on August 26, 2012

    We are interested in any information regarding Davis James’ (born before 1860 and died in 1890)role in the Choctaw Lighthorse.

  • Kristina Samuel/Harris/Impalumbi from Kristina. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 26, 2012

    I am a current member of the Choctaw Nation. I am the grand daughter of Miriam Samuel and Williston Samuel (maternal), the great-grand daughter of Sampson Samuel & Kissey Harris (paternal), and Ennis Impalumbi and Timothy Samuel (maternal). I am looking for information that goes back further. These are the…

  • Danielle Jackson Information needed! from Danielle Jackson. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 24, 2012

    Halito, my name is Danielle. I’m in search of my Choctaw family members that live in OK. I was informed that my family that I never knew about lived in Mississippi. But now they live in Oklahoma. I will do anything to find my family. Here is my great-great grandmother….

  • Debbie Hargrove John W. Riddle from Debbie Hargrove. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 24, 2012

    Looking for info on John W. Riddle or his father George W. Riddle. Thanks, Debbie

  • carla gay looking for info on my grandfather john charles gay or great grandfather john issac gay or great aunt nettie mae waterman if anyone can help please let me know thank you from carla gay. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 23, 2012

    looking for family any watermans or anyone related to john issac gay if anyone can help please do so thanks

  • kathy mitchell adopted, looking for info grandmother w/Lampkins name from kathy mitchell. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 22, 2012

    i am looking for info on my bio grandmother, my mothers birth certicate says my grandmother was born in Choctaw Nation Oklahoma in 1910. i can find no record on her. i have done extensive research on ancestry.com but find nothing. her name was Doshie Lelah Lampkins. anyone with any…

  • Maggie Brown Finding My Family from Maggie Brown. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 21, 2012

    I am trying to track down any family I may have out there. My grandpa Charles was born 3/20/32 on a Choctaw Reservation in Bennington OK. I have found out from some family that my 5 time grandpa is Ellis Harlan (gie-sta-gie) I am not sure if I spelled the…

  • lmfrench Need help Please, Have searched all over and no luck. Need direction from lmfrench. 3 comments, most recently from Barbara on August 21, 2012

    I have searched every data base I can find. Looking for Fields family living on Choctaw Nation in 1900 census. I’m hoping someone here can help. I will attach the file. but in case that doesn’t work, it is George Washington Fields, born March 1848 Died abt 1902. I have…

  • H. Babbitt looking for husbands family from H. Babbitt. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 21, 2012

    I am looking into my husbands. heritage. His gfather, dewey t thompson, was half choctaw. His ggmother was full blood choctaw but he doesn’t know her name. I am trying to find her and her husband names and find out all I can about them and the rest of this…

  • Donna Miller Marriage from Donna Miller. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 21, 2012

    Hello, I have found the marriage of my great grandparents in the Choctaw Nation. Becky A Sims is a major brick wall. I’m certain that a parent or guardian had to give consent for her to marry at age 15. NEWMAN, JOHN N 21 SIMS, BECKY A 15 6 FEB…

  • Janilyn CDIB App Questions from Janilyn. 5 comments, most recently from Jeanette on August 20, 2012

    I am trying to apply for my CDIB card. I am just getting started and have a few questions. Here is what I know so far: My great grandfather is Willie Hensley, #159 on the Dawes Roll. He had 7 children including my grandfather & according to an aunt, one…

  • Mhonea Help with Family History from Mhonea. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 19, 2012

    Hi everyone Heres the problem. my grandmother always said that the family had native american ancestry. I asked her before she passed why she never pursued it. She said that she looked into it in the 70’s and that it wasnt worth the trouble. I started doing on my own…

  • Heather Jarvi Looking for "Gabby" Godbe or Godbee from Heather Jarvi. 5 comments, most recently from Heather Jarvi on August 19, 2012

    He is my biological grandfather and was originally from Oklahoma but lived in North-central Texas. My biological father was born, outside of marriage, to Betty Jo Johnson-Gardner, named Gary Gardner. He did not meet his father, “Gabby”, until he was @ 50 years old. I’ve been told that Gabby has…

  • Jovana McFalls McFalls Family from Jovana McFalls. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 17, 2012

    I’m looking for information on my Great-GrandFather, his son was my GrandFather whos name was Kenneth Eugene McFalls.

  • Jim Byrd another question about Albert Forbes from Jim Byrd. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 16, 2012

    In Dawes#750, his wife (Jane Fipps, married to him in 1868), testified that he had had a previous wife who had died. Is there any way of telling who was the previous wife of Albert Forbes, and if there were any children of that marriage?