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  • MarkT Looking for Great-Grandmother from MarkT. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 26, 2012

    My great granmothers maiden name was Oma Alice Redfern from minimal family records it looks like she was born in 1879 and passed in 1943. She married James H. Thogmartin. Knowledge is scarce on either person. Most of my uncles passed when young, My grandfather (her son) passed when I…

  • carla mercer My great grandfather from carla mercer. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 26, 2012

    I’m trying to figure out more on my family history. My great grandfather was born on a reservation in Oklahoma. His name was Elmer Eslick. Is there any way you could tell me more on this subject?

  • jeanhall William T Taylor and Mary E Taylor from jeanhall. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 25, 2012

    I am looking for information on my paternal great great grandmother and her second husband. He was the only father my great grandfather knew as his father died when he about 2 years old. His name was William T Taylor. The 1880 census has them in northern Fannin County Texas….

  • Scott Bashara Ruth Spotted Bear from Scott Bashara. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 24, 2012

    I am looking for family of Ruth Spotted Bear. Probably born around 19Teen – 1920’s. My father was her son. SHe married a Wilburn Clark or Wilbur, white man, worked the oil fields. There were 5 brothers all given up for adoption to a family named Bashara. in the late…

  • Kevin D. Smith Folsom Choctaws from Kevin D. Smith. 20 comments, most recently from Frank Richardson on April 23, 2012

    It is said that all Choctaws who trace their lineage back through the Folsom name are related so any of my relatives out there?

  • DuaneDX Looking up ancestors from DuaneDX. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 23, 2012

    hello. Im searching my family history. Im a descendent of James Logan Colbert who was a part of the Chickasaw nation. I also seen that there were Colberts that were Choctaw. OK the big problem Im having here is matching people up. No disrespect to my ancestors, but I think…

  • thomas varadi Grace Annabelle Pyle from thomas varadi. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 23, 2012

    Hi my name is Thomas Varadi and i’m trying to locate information on my great grandmother Grace Pyle. I was wondering if anyone might be able to help me. She was born in Portsmith ohio.

  • Terry Choctaw Scrip 232 B from Terry. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 20, 2012

    I was in Newton County (Decatur) Mississippi doing som genealogy research on some land owned buy Wm Leslie Clearman, my 3rd great grandfather and along with 4 parcels of land entries I found one that read: Township 6 North – Range 13 East NW-1/4 NE-1/4 38.20 @ $1.25 $47.75 (Choctaw…

  • Tuwana Vining Re: Information about my grandfather Fred Elmer Vining from Tuwana Vining. 8 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 18, 2012

    He is my paternal grandfather whom I never met. He had my dad Donald, and my two aunts Patricia and Laura Jean with my grandmother Georgia. He has since re-married and lived with them in OK. I know he was born in 1923 and passed away in 2007 in Collinsville,…

  • Shane Hutcheson Choctaw heritage? from Shane Hutcheson. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 16, 2012

    My great-grandmother was named Eva Long. I have been told by my dad that she was full blooded Choctaw. So this would make me a quarter, I think. I was just curious if I could get some info about the last name, and what percentage of Choctaw, that I have…

  • Ronda Lewallen-Huff from Ronda. 3 comments, most recently from Ronda on April 15, 2012

    I am seeking information about my Great Grandfather and Great Grandmother. His name is John Wesley Lewallen; her name is Ellen Francis Huff. They married on 7/4/1897. Thanks very much!

  • Sally A Fortuna Sally Mable Poole from Sally A Fortuna. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 14, 2012

    I am the grandaughter of Sally Mable Poole and I have searched for a mother or father for her but cannot find one.. She did claim her mother was full blood Choctaw, but not finding anything to solidify this claim.. If someone knows or heard or has any info on…

  • Tarita Proving heritage. from Tarita. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 13, 2012

    Who do I contact to find out about proving my heritage to Ben Dwight who was the Choctaw Chief from 1929 until his death in 1953?

  • Evelyn Dee Hayter Trueblood Family from Evelyn Dee Hayter. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 13, 2012

    Any one with information about the Trueblood family please e-mail me. My Grandma was Evelyn Doris Trueblood Daughter of Roy Gilbert Trueblood. she was born August 17, 1919

  • Hal Messner looking for information about my mother Bobbie Jo Jordan, born in Bryan County 1930 grand mother Cordie Jordan, grand father James Jordan from Hal Messner. 7 comments, most recently from Hal Messner on April 11, 2012

    Looking for my mother, grandmother,aunt, unkle…bryan county oklahoma late 1800s –Bobbie Jo Jordan(my mother) james earvan jordan(unkle) Edith Jordan(aunt) Cordie and james jordan(grandparents) my mother died when i was young, trying to just find out who I really am… The pictures are my unkle James Earvan Jordan and my mother…

  • Jennifer Bennett Six Town Choctaw , from Jennifer Bennett. 3 comments, most recently from Mike Ledbetter on April 10, 2012

    I have been researching my family heritage, and have a copy of some court papers where John E. Shockley, son of Nancy Shockley, one-half Choctaw, was asking for acknowledgement with the Choctaw Nation. In the papers I ran across the mention of his aunt Huldah, bearing a mark known as…

  • Glenna Dameron Finding someone who died before the Dawes was finished from Glenna Dameron. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 10, 2012

    I am looking for my Great grandmother Lavina Powell. She died just a few years before the Dawes was finished and is not on it except where she is listed as the mother of my grandmother and great uncle(so she was clearly a Choctaw woman). She also does not appear…

  • Stacey Kusik LOOKING FOR INFORMATION ON MY MOM'S GRANDPA from Stacey Kusik. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 10, 2012

    My mom’s grandpa is Joseph Anderson according to the Dawes roll he is registered has number 907. I do not know how to find out if this information is correct.

  • Linda Bates looking for information on great grandmother Minnie Lynn from Linda Bates. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 9, 2012

    All i know is that she was choctaw and lived in Oklahoma when she married John Wallace from Ireland. My mother just turned 90 and her mother was born in 1900-1902. Minnie was born probably 20 years prior?

  • April Baker Sealy Barcelona and Caledona Ledbetter - choctaw/chickasaw? from April Baker Sealy. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on April 9, 2012

    My grandmother’s mother was named Barcelona/Barcelonia and was called Bassia, Barshie, and her sister Callie/Caledonia. Their dad was James Ledbetter. My grandmother said she was Choctaw, and nicknamed one of her sons Choc – and indeed, her children all appeared to have Indian heritage. We know she spent time in…