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  • Mozelle Garner any records on Johnnie Bowman? from Mozelle Garner on December 2, 2011

    I am told my ancestors were owned and sold by Johnnie Bowman of Choctaw (McAlester, Oklahoma) to Russell Allen.

  • Ronnie Adams Smokey Wison my grandfather from Ronnie Adams. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 30, 2011

    I was never allowed to know my grandfather because of bad feeling between my mom and him. However I did see him two times when I was very young. Now most of my family are gone and I am old and would just like to know if there are any…

  • TMitchell (CATO) CATO FAMILY LINE (Oklahoma) from TMitchell (CATO). 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 30, 2011

    I know I’m going to sound like a lot of other people, but I have become quite interested in knowing more about my family. My great grandmother was born Maggie Virginia Cato in 1913. She married Harris Clinton Butler (an African American) and had daughters and a son: Juanita, Mary,…

  • MaDonna (Brown) Sharp John Garland or Ambrose Garland from MaDonna (Brown) Sharp. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 28, 2011

    I’m trying to find information on my 4th G Grandpa John Garland born 1809 KY. and his dad Ambrose Garland born 1775 NC and dies 1881 AK. It’s was said that Ambrose Garland married a Choctaw Indian born in MS. It appears they spent some time in KY. If anyone…

  • BryanReddick Sarah Elmira Rogers (1838-1935) from BryanReddick. 3 comments, most recently from Shane Michael Cook on November 25, 2011

    Hello, everyone. I wonder if any of you can help me. My great-grandmother, Sarah Elmira Rogers (Bryan), in 1929 was awarded $5 from The Mississippi Choctaw Investment Company, run for the Miss. Choctaw. Her grandfather was said to have been a Native American named Taulbee (or something like that. His…

  • Cherndon Angeline Lucinda James from Cherndon. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 24, 2011

    Born 1840 Choctaw Lived in Al She married a William A Young Any known information I could add to my tree. Thank you. Carla

  • Thomas Richardson Jr. Choctaw County, Alabama from Thomas Richardson Jr.. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 23, 2011

    I am trying to figure out where my orgin started but it is hard due to all my parential figures are deceased. I am from Choctaw County, Alabama my Grandfather name was Robert Richardson he married a Mary Pearl Darrington. My Great father name was Paul or Levi Richardson. That…

  • melissa granfather from melissa. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 22, 2011

    my granfather was Estel Garton born 1-27-1919. I have been told that he was half choctaw. I have been trying to confirm would like more information about his family

  • Bobbie Birth or Death Certificate from Bobbie. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 22, 2011

    i just found out i am part choctaw and i have found my ggggrandmothers roll num but for me to get birth or death certifates i have tried every where does any one know where to find anything on the families from the 1800 for i have tried to find…

  • Carolyn Jennings Parentage from Carolyn Jennings. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 22, 2011

    Looking for info on parentage of oleta maxinne reeves or Rees born on reservation raised in pawhuska, Oklahoma born 1918. Her father left her with aunt in pawhuaska and he went to Bakersfield, CA. She never saw him again, her mother died in childbirth.

  • Peggy Estes Searching for Information on Anson Whitney late 1700's to early 1800's from Peggy Estes. 3 comments, most recently from Dave McDonald on November 20, 2011

    I have been told by my mother that there was Indian on her father’s side of the family by the name of Whitney. I read a newspaper artical about her brother and he refered to his Indian heritiage. I have a name of who the Indian might have been from…

  • Robert McCormick family name FOWLER from Robert McCormick. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 20, 2011

    i am serching for any relation to Charles Richard Fowler born July 9, 1866 passed away April 6, 1949. Wife Nancy Fowler (Mother Francis Lacett , Father James Fowler.. If anyone has any information please contact me thank you His Trible Number Choctaw # 14862 robert

  • Ashley NETTIE ANGALINE MONDS (MARRIED NAME WAS ROSE) from Ashley. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 19, 2011

    My great great grandmother was on the Dawes Roll. Her maiden name was Nettie Angaline Monds. She mariied Christopher Columbus Rose (I think he is listed as Ross, it was a typo). I was told when my great great grandmother applied for her card there was a very lengthy form…

  • Jim H. Ainsworth Henry Bascom Alexander from Jim H. Ainsworth. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 18, 2011

    This is my great grandfather believed to be buried inside the Choctaw Nation on Spencer Creek. Need help in confirming his Choctaw heritage and in finding his grave.

  • Jim H. Ainsworth Elizabeth Ainsworth and Husband James/Henry Bascom Alexander from Jim H. Ainsworth. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 18, 2011

    I saw a post from Jon Newman asking about these ancestors. They are also my ancestors. Now I can’t find the post or how to contact him. Any ideas? Also

  • Eugene Looking for family background from Eugene. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 18, 2011

    My wife is looking for family. Her grandma is said to be Choctaw. Her name is Neoma Angeline Jones. If anyone can help we would appreciate it.

  • Jacqueline Collins Looking for the family of Seleta Mattox from Jacqueline Collins. 10 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 18, 2011

    My great grandmother was 100%Choctaw Indian; her name was Seleta Mattox. She was born abt 1860 and married my grandfather John William Cannon in Okalahoma. She had two sons John William and Egbert and died from complications of the birth of a third child who also passed. She is buried…

  • Kalee Any Burns family out there? from Kalee. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 17, 2011

    Trying to connect the dots in my dads family history. My paternal great grandparents were Choctaw but to what extent not sure. My grandfather> WILLIAM THOMAS BURNS said his mother and father were part Choctaw and that his cousins ‘lived on the reservation’ but would not elaborate. Trying to make…

  • Carol King Lela Bell Hineshaw from Carol King. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 15, 2011

    I have always been told that my Great Grandmother was Choctaw and that she and her sister spoke in their native tongue as well as English. On Ancestry.com I can only find her name as listed on my Paternal Grandfather’s birth certificate as Lela Bell Hineshaw. The only other info…

  • j. ganaway looking for family history from j. ganaway. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on November 15, 2011

    Hi, I am trying to locate any information regarding my grandmother’s history. All that I know is that she was born Adell Mcdonald and her mother was choctaw. Unfortunately her mother was killed and my grandmother was raised by family friends who were mulato and changed her last name to…