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  • Trent Sewell Son researching genealogy for his mother with Choctaw ancestry from Trent Sewell. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 13

    I have apparently hit a dead end in my research and can not find any further information about the 4 major family members in our family history. Fannie Reed, Nannie Reed, Albert or Ab Berry, and Parthenia Berry. I will list what info I have so far. I am trying…

  • Keith Moore my ancestors? from Keith Moore on October 13

    Our family tree came to a stop once we found 2 ladies that we know we’re Choctaw plus there is a notorized paper with my Great Grandfather listed on there as being Choctaw. The ladies names are Sabra Cunningham and the other was Tecumsy. The spelling may be off a…

  • Lorenza Kibler Duckworth Looking For Gurthie Collins Family from Lorenza Kibler Duckworth. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 12

    Arkansas Marriage Index, 1933-1939 Name: Gurthie Collins Gender: Female County: Lincoln Spouse: Isom Duckworth License Date: 19 Dec 1934 Name: Gerthie Collins SSN: 444-20-8397 Last Residence: 74354 Miami, Ottawa, Oklahoma, USA BORN: 18 Feb 1891 Died: Jun 1967 State (Year) SSN issued: Oklahoma (Before 1951) Name: Gerthie Collins Age: 29…

  • Christi Hicks Looking for Choctaw connection to my family from Christi Hicks. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 11

    My great Aunt was Edith Andrews Rider, born July 13, 1908 on the Choctaw Reservation date of death June 21, 1998. I’m not sure of her connection but she had a Choctaw ceremony at her funeral. Choctaw gifts were presented at the funeral, Choctaw songs were sang, ect….any information is…

  • Daniel Coward Looking for possible proof of Native Ancestry from Daniel Coward. 5 comments, most recently from Daniel Coward on October 10

    Hi all, My name is Daniel Coward and my mother for a long time has told me that I have Choctaw ancestry. None of that silly “my grandmother was a Native American princess” stuff, but she said we have a significant amount in our blood (according to her, we think…

  • Steph Lay Looking for info/connections to Nicholson or Chapman from Steph Lay. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 10

    I am not sure which parent was the link to my Choctaw ancestor and my father has no interest to search so hopefully through here I can find it. Raised in North Texas his parents and grand parents lived in Oklahoma. Mother’s side- Melvin B chapman. Irene chapman. Father’s side-…

  • Archie L. Davenport 1 George and or Joe Davenport from Archie L. Davenport 1. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 10

    I would like to know if anyone has any information regarding George Davenport or Joe Davenport both of them were Choctaw Code Talkers in World War 1. I did have relatives not too far up the line that also had those names. I would think they are distant relatives of…

  • Craig Wall Ora Bell Johnson from Craig Wall. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 9

    tribe last first middle age sex blood card roll misc type Choctaw Johnson Delilah 0 F 5334 P Choctaw Johnson James C 0 M 5334 P Choctaw Johnson Virgle Benton 1 M 1/32 5334 NR GUERTIE BB Choctaw Johnson Alvin 17 M 1/16 5334 NR GUERTIE BB Choctaw Johnson Alice…

  • Ronnie D. Pigg family history from Ronnie D. Pigg. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 8

    I am looking for any information on family of Frank Butler Tubby Flowers Jenny Mingo Flowers Lola Butler Pigg thank you!

  • Jeffery Duvall Is there no Justice for the Thompson-McCoy Family???? from Jeffery Duvall. 9 comments, most recently from Shelby Summers on October 8

    Why were William McCoy, Margaret McCoy, and James McCoy never given their citizenship??? over half of their blood kin were refused and the other half accepted. A court case granting citizenship to some of the Thompson’s based on their direct lineal line to Margaret McCoy were placed on the roll…

  • Lynn Jeffcoat Lela Lacy Bailey from Lynn Jeffcoat. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 6

    Hello. I’m wondering if anyone has any information on my grand mother. On her birth certification it states she was born in 1899 in Indian territory in OK. She married my grand father George Nelson Jeffcoat in Blueridge, Texas just across the red river from Choctaw territory. It was rumored…

  • Taylor Holson Family from Taylor. 3 comments, most recently from rayson allen on October 5

    I am looking for any information on Sampson N. Holson and Noel J. Holson. If I’m not mistaken Sampson is my great grandfather and Noel was his brother. Also Noel was a Choctaw Judge.

  • Jeffery Duvall Mount Tabor Indian Community from Jeffery Duvall. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 5

    I do not understand why The Mount Tabor Indian Community are not enrolled or adopted —

  • Heather Looking for info on an Elliott who married John Franklin Mangum from Heather. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 4

    I have been researching my family history for a few years now and I have come across bits and pieces of information regarding the parents of my G-G-Grandfather, Franklin Chock Mangum. Thanks to the Ancestry.com forum I was able to connect to family members in Arkansas who confirmed John Franklin…

  • Shelby Summers My Tree's Native Sur Names: Polk, Anderson, Turner, Blackwood(?), Robinson & Griffin from Shelby Summers. 13 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 2

    Hello Everyone, nice too see others pursuing their family history! I did send an e-mail to genealogy@choctaw.com but haven’t heard anything back yet so I thought I’d give it a shot here. :) I’ve been doing my family research about 5 years now. I have an Ancestry account and use…

  • Scott Farmer Looking for Dew and Clay surnames from Kemper County from Scott Farmer. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 30

    I have been looking for family geneology for a long time. My father, James Farmer was the oldest of three boys and one girl. He has passed and never talked about family. My understanding is they were all placed in an orphanage after my grandmother died while giving birth to…

  • Hannah Heritage from Hannah. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 29

    Hello! I hope someone can help me out here. I was always told I had Choctaw and Chickasaw heritage, but whenever I search for my family members with native blood either on the Rolls or within these websites, I can never find them. I do know that my father registered…

  • Chocataw Princess Chocataw Princess from Chocataw Princess. 8 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 27

    I am a direct descendant of a Chocataw Princess from a Chocataw Cheif. One of my great grandmothers. I really would love to find out more…

  • Lewis Jones Joe Mackie Jones (1881-1919) from Lewis Jones. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 24

    I have been told that my Great Grandfather was full blood Choctaw. What is the best way for me to verify? His name was Joe Mackie Jones. He was born in Texas in 1881 and died in 1919, maybe in Wyoming. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

  • Kelly Williams Family SEARCH (help me I have an enigma) from Kelly. 7 comments, most recently from Rosemarie Hudson on September 24

    I am trying to figure out who my great grandparents really were. My grandmother (1898 or 1910) Ora B Williams later (Ora B Smith) I was told was the daughter of Smith Williams and his wife Mattie Polk. According to my aunt who passed away almost 20 years ago, Ora’s…