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  • Kyonna CDIB Eligibility question from Kyonna. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 12, 2015

    My husband is Indian, and we are pregnant with our first child. We want to opt out of a Birth Certificate and S.S Card for our child. What other information can we provide to the Choctaw Nation for CDIB eligibility without these documents?

  • Gary Bob Foster Frances Jane Green from Gary Bob Foster. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 9, 2015

    My grandmother France Jane Green was born 24 Aug 1896. She said that she was Choctaw. Her father Robert E Green, born 1872 Tenn, died between 1900-1910. He mother Daisy Marine Alston, born Feb.1876. After Frances’s father, Robert, died she and the family continued to live with the Harrison J…

  • Aundrea Vann Smallwood from Aundrea Vann. 11 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 6, 2015

    My maternal great grandmother was Clettie Smallwood Cherry. Her parents were Filmore Smallwood and Hattie Harris. Filmore’s parents were Robert Smallwood and Viny Nash. I found Filmore and Robert’s census cards. Robert is listed as being Choctaw by blood and has no one else listed on his census card because…

  • Karissa Swaffords in Oklahoma from Karissa. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 4, 2015

    Hello! I have very good reason to believe that I have inherited the gift of medicine (despite this not being the intended path for my life…surprise!). Anyway, this is the reason for my genealogical research. Both of my great-grandparents have indigenous ancestry via their mothers, but my intuition tells me…

  • S.Chase maternal ancestry from S.Chase. 3 comments, most recently from S.Chase on October 4, 2015

    I am looking for any information about Myrtle Le Flore born 1893. Her parents were John Wesley “Dude Le Flore”, mother Laura Holbrook Le Flore. Her Dawes card # is 2624, her Dawes enrollment # is 7625. She died in February 1919 in Milton, Le Flore, Oklahoma. If anyone has…

  • Tommy Baker John S Baker from Tommy Baker . 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 2, 2015

    Looking for information regarding my great grandfather John Sanders Baker. He was born abt.1860 and married Angeline “Angie” Tucker. They had 3 children. Twins Lloyd Folsom and Floyd Folsom Baker around 1893. Daughter Grace Pearl Baker around 1895.

  • pkredwine Looking for Information on my Great Grandmother Cora Ethel Reed from pkredwine. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on October 2, 2015

    Hi, I recently started researching my family history and I am looking for any information you might have on my Great Grandmother Cora Ethel Reed. She was born in 1903 in Arkansas. I do not know her parents names but she is from the Oklahoma Choctaw Nation. Any information you…

  • Mike Thomas Caroline McDaniel Brady from Mike Thomas. 4 comments, most recently from Mike Thomas on October 1, 2015

    I have been conducting genealogy research on my family’s lineage and my mother’s family bible has Caroline McDaniel Brady (my Great-Great Grandmother) b. 17 Apr 1864 d. 2 Jul 1953 listed as “1/2 Choctaw”. While I have not corroborated this designation, I am hoping someone can assist or point me…

  • Jamila Lenoir Looking for information from Jamila Lenoir. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 25, 2015

    I have been tracing my ancestry and it has led me here. My Great Grandmother was Fredonia Baker, born Sept. 25, 1891 to Taylor Baker listed as a freedmen. I have found both of their Dawes Card numbers 419 as well as their Roll number 894 (Taylor) and 896 (Fredonia)….

  • Benella Baker Ponder Taylor Baker Family tree from Benella Baker Ponder. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 25, 2015

    My great grandfather was named Taylor Baker and his role number was 894. He was a choctaw freedmen. HIs son was name Bonnie Baker, my grandfather and his role number was 895. I would like to know how I can be added to the role and I would also like…

  • Gary Bob Foster Finding Grandmother and Great Aunt from Gary Bob Foster. 3 comments, most recently from Gary Bob Foster on September 24, 2015

    Family lore has it that my Grandmother and her sister were adopted from an Indian family around the town of Durant Oklahoma about 1900. This was to keep them from being sent to an Indian School or BIA Home. Grandmother’s name after adoption was Frances Jane Green, she was born…

  • Mike Payne Looking for information from Mike Payne. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 24, 2015

    My grandmother, Lulu Gore from Brokenbow OK is full Choctaw. I never really knew her. I believe that she was on the rolls. My mother Lorene Payne (Gore) died when I was 10 years old. I dont know if she was on the rolls.I am looking for information about how…

  • Donna Hopkins John Hays born in Georgia from Donna Hopkins. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 24, 2015

    Looking for relatives in Georgia or Around Holdenville of John Hays born around 1860 in Georgia, moved to Arkansas (not sure if before or during Trail of Tears) and met and married Elizabeth Mourning Buck, also born around the 1860s but in Missouri and moved to Arkansas. They moved to…

  • Stacy Looking for answers from Stacy. 11 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 23, 2015

    I’ve been searching family history for a while now, and I’m at a standstill. I don’t really know where to start. First, how much Choctaw does one have to be in order to classified as Chotaw? Relatives of mine are documented on the Dawes rolls. However, they had two names,…

  • Wendy rogers Christine dewdrop Bennett/ jc Rogers from Wendy rogers. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 23, 2015

    I’m trying to find information on my great grand parents and more from there family line I have little to no information on past my great grandparents. My great grandmother was Christine dewdrop Rogers Bennett was her maiden name she married jc Rogers. I’m told one was Choctaw so I…

  • Stevie Brown Don't know we're to look from Stevie Brown. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 23, 2015

    I am looking for information on my great grandmother .Her name was Mary Wilson I was told she was foolblooded Choctaw that she came from Turtle Lake Band that came from Minnesota and were then made to move to Oklahoma… Any information anyone could help me with would be greatly…

  • Donna Eligibility Under Common Ancestor? from Donna. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 22, 2015

    I tried to find something about this online but didn’t see anything: I have an aunt who was a citizen by blood of the Choctaw Nation (1/2). Her sister was my 2nd great grandmother and she died in 1903, so she was never enrolled. Their parents (both were deceased) are…

  • Jackie Tilly searching for Jerry Tilly or Tilley born about 1937 ?? from Jackie Tilly. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 21, 2015

    Hello, I’m in search of my biological father & siblings.(may or may not know about me) I have very little info, his name (Jerry Tilley) not sure on either spelling. He was born approximately 1937. He was originally from somewhere Midwest but lived in the Sacramento, CA area in 1966….

  • Paul possible choctaw relatives from Paul. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 20, 2015

    I have two relatives that are said to both be choctaw one was a Luvenia Bryant who was my grandmothers grandmother and married to Zeb Wilson. The other was Rose Ann Lewis Wright who was married to Thomas Clarke Wright. She would be my great great grandmother.

  • Lawrence Nelson Bette Harrison from Lawrence Nelson. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 20, 2015

    I am seeking information on Bette (sp?) Harrison and her sons circ. 1831.