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  • Lynda Clampitt/Huggins genealogy from Lynda. 4 comments, most recently from TannaKohease on March 5, 2012

    I’ve just learned that my great-grandfather, who spoke fluent Choctaw, was listed in one registration site as George Washington Huggins Thunderwater. The Thunderwater was a surprise. I knew the family had Western Cherokee connections but could never figure out why my great-grandfather was fluent in the Choctaw language. Is there…

  • Margie The "Old Chief" from Margie. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 4, 2012

    I am looking for information about the Choctaw Chief that was called by some people back then when land and CDIB cards were being given out. I am not even sure what the year was but my dad Raymond Pitt and his brothers were young men at the time they…

  • Michelle Ann Grow Minnie Newton from Michelle Ann Grow. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 4, 2012

    Hello, I am looking for any information on my great grandmother who was full Chocktaw. Her name was Minnie Newton. She married a man by the name of Willis Rushing in the Oklahoma Territory. I was hoping to find information on her tribe and her family. I have hit a…

  • Mark Pesnell Frances Smith Hand from Mark Pesnell. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 4, 2012

    I’m looking for information about my maternal great-grandmother, Frances Smith, who we believe may have been a member of the Choctaw Nation. My great-grandfather, Burton Knott Hand, went to Mississippi in the late 1800s and brought Frances back with him to east Alabama as his wife. I know that this…

  • John Family named Marada or Maraida. from John on March 3, 2012

    Are there any families named Marada or Maraida out there who live near Ardmore?

  • Tearsey Martin LAURA ROBINSON MY GRANDMOTHER from Tearsey Martin. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 3, 2012

    My grandmother was named Laura Robinson and was born in 1876, in the state of Oklahoma and traveled to the state of Ga were she married and became the local Mid-wfe and medicine woman. If anyone can help please do. I will be posting my grandmother’s picture online tomorrow. Maybe…

  • fred rose rose, king , johnson link to choctaw nation 1800's from fred rose. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 3, 2012

    Looking for the Choctaw link between the Rose family of Montgomery cty Ms and the King family and the Johnson family, some originated in the Webster Co, Ms Area, did not move to Oklahoma…

  • Tearsey Martin CORRECTION LAURA ROBINSON from Tearsey Martin. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 2, 2012

    The correct birth date for my Grandmother was 1864 in Oklahoma and died in 1966 in Detroit, MI. I have her picture at the age of 98 years young.

  • Michael Priddy John Thompson - Lucinda Thompson - & Mary (Polly) from Michael Priddy. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 2, 2012

    I am related to Lucinda Thompson who married Charles Skaggs the Long Hunter. My family has been searching for our link to the Choctaw Thompson. Lucinda (or Lucy) was born 1742 Conasauga Creek Ga. Her sibling was Archibald Thomson. If anyone can help my family find their Choctaw Link it…

  • Lost One Lost...& hopefully found! from Lost One. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on March 1, 2012

    My biological father was James Gayle Walton. I forget his mothers’ full name, but I heard she was registered as 1/16. However, supposedly, she had 2 full sisters that were registered as 1/2, if the story was right. However, after a lengthy search (with MUCH help from my wife), I…

  • Will Lewis Lovelace Bloodline from Will Lewis. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 29, 2012

    I desperately need help in finding out who my grandparents were. My mother’s maiden name was Roberta Louise Lovelace, and she was born May 18, 1923 in Bristow, Oklahoma. She had at least two brothers, Everette Franklin Lovelace, who I believe was born in Okema in 1924. There is also…

  • Margaret Sue Luthy Galand R. Farris from Margaret Sue Luthy. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 29, 2012

    I have been trying to find my father’s famly here in Oklahoma. I haven’t had any luck finding them. My father’s name is Garland Raymond Farris. His father’s name is Walter Ernest Farris. If anyone knows these two people that I have in this discussion. Contact me at margaretluthy@gmail.com please.

  • Jaye P.O Stover from Jaye. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 29, 2012

    P.O. Stover was awarded Choctaw membership through a court case in 1897. He is not in the Dawes rolls, how can I find his enrollment number. Here is the case. I hope someone can help. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/oklahoma/tribes/consolidated_cases_askew_hill_bennett_choctaw.htm

  • Bob Bake Summers History from Bob Bake. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 27, 2012

    Looking for information regarding William Alford Summers born in Baskin, LA on November 10th, 1897. Parents are listed as Julius William Summers and Maggie C Alford. Family lure suggests he was born on Indian land. Please contact me with any information you may have… thank you.

  • donald k lucius eliza dearman of lumberton ms. from donald k lucius. 5 comments, most recently from donald k lucius on February 27, 2012

    Eliza Dearman and her sister Ida were from the Lumberton Lamar county Ms area. Eliza md. Alfred Huckaby Harvey and was on the 1920 lamar county census with Alfred. in 1930 census she was with Alfred in Bogalusa La. relatives tell me that Eliza and Ida were documented on the…

  • Reagan De Leon Question RE: Township 8, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory from Reagan De Leon. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 27, 2012

    Hi! I’m following a family line that wasn’t known to have any Cherokee or other Native American bloodline and this particular family member was supposedly born in Arkansas and lived in the Township listed above at the time of the 1900 US Census. First question would be, did you have…

  • Shannon Brotherton Traut from Shannon Brotherton. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 25, 2012

    I am looking for help in researching our choctaw heritage. Family is Flora Traut Brotherton, Frank Traut and Addie Anderson Traut and finally Henry Traut and Minnie Schultz Traut.

  • Tonia Crowley Young Searching for info on Crowley(great grandmother was born on reservation and married a Crowley) from Tonia Crowley Young. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 24, 2012

    My grandfather’s name was Leonard ’Lee" Jack Crowley. He was born in Oklahoma in approx. 1913. I have no other information concerning him or his mother.(She lived on the reservation) I found two women with the last name Crowley that both had applications for Enrollment to the Five Civilized Tribes…

  • Linda Grunhurd I am trying to locate information about my Grandfather. from Linda Grunhurd. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 24, 2012

    My Grandfather’s name was Clarence Wilson. He was married to Irma Mae Cobb. Together they had Kenneth Lee Wilson, born December 4, 1921, who was my father. He tried to find about his father, but with no avail. My father’s parents were divorced when he was two and he didn’t…

  • Lance Simons Turnbulls from Lance Simons. 7 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 23, 2012

    Looking for info on John “bull” Turnbull who married Penelope “Nellie” Collins. I heard that somewhere, some how they are Choctaw. Any info would be helpful. see http://www.lancesimons.com/tree/index.htm or have I been misinformed???