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  • akoda Whitworth from akoda. 3 comments, most recently from akoda on September 11, 2012

    Hi I am trying to find out about my great grandmother Nannam Jane Whitworth Birth Jan 1872 Death 15 Jan 1902 in Choctaw Nation Indian Territory, USA I know the date of death from an old family bible but have not found anything else on her. I would like to…

  • Catherine McCurtin McCurtins out there?? from Catherine McCurtin. 5 comments, most recently from ProudChoctaw57 on September 11, 2012

    Hi. I happened upon this site and saw that some people were looking for information about their name, McCurtin.I am writing from Ireland. The name comes from the North and the West of this country, and in Gaelic it is MacCruitin, meanin ‘son’ (Mc) ‘of the poets’.The family were very…

  • Anita Kay Birtie Spardling or Wilken Billy from Anita Kay. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 11, 2012

    Please help me find any information on these persons. I am the great grandchild of Birtie Spradling. I know she was born on Indian terratory land and then moved to reservation berfore moving to Texas later when married. Any Information on her or her father William Spradling or maybe Wilken…

  • shaine Jesse McKinney from shaine. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 10, 2012

    Looking for info on Jesse McKinney. Slave owner in Indian territory. cant find any info on him. My great grandmother was one of his slaves and im starting to believe that was her father as well. How do i find documents to prove this?

  • Jeffrey Mahon Looking for information on my Great Mother, possibly Choctaw from Jeffrey Mahon. 3 comments, most recently from Jeffrey Mahon on September 9, 2012

    I am looking for information on my Great-Grandmother “Mamie Elizabeth Burns” born in 1884 in Kansas. According to my late Grandfather whom I never meant, his mother was full blooded Choctaw Indian, adopted (or sold to) Robert and Alice Burns in Independence Kansas when she as 11 (around 1895) to…

  • Betty Jolly-Orf I would like to enroll in the tribe. from Betty Jolly-Orf. 7 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 8, 2012

    I have known all my life that I am Choctaw. With today’s vast technology, I have found the document I needed to prove this. I would like to see about enrolling in the Choctaw tribe. I have done the research and found the hearing from the tribe acknowledging my grandfather,…

  • Wanda Cotton Trying to find Grandfather who was Choctaw from Wanda Cotton. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 8, 2012

    I am the granddaughter of Augustus Adolphus Cotton who is/was my father’s father. I am trying to trace lineage and have run into a snag because I only know he resided in Oklahoma and was/is Choctaw My father was born in Eufala, OK and carries my grandfather’s first name, Augustus…

  • Linda Pendley Searching for my Ancestors from Linda Pendley. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 7, 2012

    I am trying to trace my Choctaw heritage, I have found the following information from roots web Native American Data for Emma Barber. Card # MCR4528; lists my Great-Great-grand Parents; Elmira Barber-Joe Barber. Children are listed as 1/2 Blood. This is all I can find. I don’t know how Margaret…

  • Carleen Cochran Trying to locate some heritage information on my Great Grand Mother from Carleen Cochran. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 6, 2012

    Trying to find heritage info on my Great Grandma: [Grandma]Sarah Barker Davis was born in 1883, her father was Charles Barker b. <1851> in Boone Co. WV [VA], Peytona district, mother was Mary b.<1856>. Sarah had 5-6 siblings Ora, Gladys, Valarie, Lula and Charles [b 1885]. Great Grandpa was John…

  • T. Lane Burkes John Grief Burkes from T. Lane Burkes. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 5, 2012

    Hello, I am researching the “Burkes” family tree. Below is the information I have been able to gather so far. If it is helpful in your quest I would love to hear from you. Email: lane@mrmarlow.com If you have info to share I would really appreciate it.
    Burkes Family History

  • Simone La Londe Trying to find America Bagley my Choctaw anscestor from Simone La Londe. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 4, 2012

    So I have known for quite some time that I am Choctaw, but have just recently been trying to find out exactly where that comes from and how it affects me. I will be attending college and it would be nice to have some support from my heritage. I do…

  • George Westbrook Oscar Meadows from George Westbrook. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 4, 2012

    Oscar Meadows was my Great Grandpa. My Grandpa was Raymond Meadows. I am trying everywhere I can to find where he lived and which wife he was married to in 1909. Also, where, who his parents were. Can anyone help me?

  • Nicole Tracing my lineage: Wade from Nicole. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 4, 2012

    On my mothers side we know that we have strong Choctaw blood that is not far back by generations but time-wise it is (my family has always had children late in life it seems). My grandmother, Sarah Wade-Boyd (she passed away in Dec of 1941) her mother Nancy Wade was…

  • fractalmom Nancy Krebs Osborn, granddaughter of Chief Oklahoma Fillecutcha from fractalmom. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 3, 2012

    I am missing a link. My great grandmother was Roxi (or Roxanne) Bell Osborn. HER mother was Nancy Osborn. I believe she may have been Nancy Osborn (parents are shown as Krebs and are both listed) (on final Dawes Roll), who’s parents were Etienne Stephen Krebs and Margaret “Peggy” Fillecutcha,…

  • Barbara Tih Hoyona from Barbara. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 1, 2012

    She was born abt. 1845. Married a Thomas Jefferson, b. abt. 1847. Parents of Simeon and Sophia Jefferson. I have all the ‘downhill’ information. Looking for ancestral information on Tih and Thomas, and any info on Sophia. I’ve exhausted everything I can find on them. Thank You.

  • Lytwrkr "Newberry" from Lytwrkr. 4 comments, most recently from Lytwrkr on August 31, 2012

    Does anyone have information regarding this name and how or if it is connected to the Choctaw Indians of Okalahoma.

  • Charlotta Sanders-Fuller Maudie Lou Ralph from Charlotta Sanders-Fuller. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 31, 2012

    I understand through family stories that my great grandmother on my grandfathers side was Choctaw. So far we have been able to find very little info on her. What we do know for sure is that her father was William Ralph and according to her death certificate she was born…

  • Nick Brokeshoulder Looking for relatives to Brokeshoulder from Nick Brokeshoulder. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 31, 2012

    Hawlito! My name is Nick Brokeshoulder and I am a descendent of Harrell Brokeshoulder of Ardmore, Oklahoma (1/2 Absentee Shawnee / 1/2 Choctaw). I have met many of the Brokeshoulder family relatives that reside in Oklahoma and Texas, but have always wondered if there are any other relatives who live…

  • lswan Silas Cole from lswan. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 31, 2012

    I am looking for any relatives living of Silas Cole, born 1920, in Oklahoma. His dawes roll # is 4821. I am a distant cousin and would like to know more about my ancestors in hopes of becoming a member myself

  • Jim Byrd a question about William Eddie Forbes from Jim Byrd. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 30, 2012

    He is on the Dawes Roll as #5702. I notice that he had received an allotment (I believe that was a money payment?), and there was some question of ownership of a stand of timber which he was apparently expecting to receive. The commission questioned him closely about whether he…