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  • C. Nelson Nelson family from C. Nelson. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 5, 2011

    Hi- I am the grandaughter of Floyd Nelson his father was in Blue Okla. and I don’t know his first name, but he was full Choctaw and died setting dynamite for the road surveyers. Floyd’s brother was Mac, and he had a sister and the mother was Irish. They all…

  • Jeff Allen Fletcher Choctaws from Jeff Allen. 10 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 5, 2011

    Looking for info on my Grandmother. Would have left for California around 1922-23. She was born in AK. Emma Fletcher b1893 d1969

  • Norm W. Gardner A book by Marie Gardner Wong from Norm W. Gardner. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 2, 2011

    I am looking for information on how to obtain a book authored by Mary Gardner Wong – Titled “A Family History of Jeremiah Gardner”. If anyone can help me I would appreciate it. Thanks

  • Caleb Hupmhreys vs Humphrey from Caleb. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on September 2, 2011

    Hello. I’ve run into a little bit of an issue. My great great grandmother is Hattie D Humphreys (Tiner was her maiden name) born 1897. Well in my research I found a Hattie Humphrey on the Dawes Rolls. My question is could this be the same woman and would would…

  • Richard S Cloud jr. Henry Johnston or Elizabeth Betsy Johnston from Richard S Cloud jr.. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 31, 2011

    I am seeking information on my ancestors said to be of Choctaw blood. They were Henry Johnston (no information on date of b. or d.) and my great, great, grandmother Elizabeth Betsy Johnston (Henry’s daughter) from Mississippi. Any information would be helpful. Thank you.

  • David Baze Great Great grandma was erased from records by medicine man from David Baze. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 31, 2011

    Long ago my great great grandma married a white man a was supposedly erased from existence from the tribe. I would like to prove and be recognized as a Choctaw. I know i am not full blooded. But I definitely am proud of what amount i have within me. Can…

  • Maddie Looking for some answers from Maddie. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 31, 2011

    Approximately 115 years ago my great grandmother was found abandoned (supposively) on the trail of tears. She was about 2 years old and was taken in and raised by a white family. She was always told she was a Choctaw indian and her adoptive family was quiet abusive to her….

  • Penny How do I go forward with my search? from Penny. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 31, 2011

    I am having a hard time understanding how to continue my research any further. Any help is appreciated & TY in advance. My GG Grandmother’s name is Mary Cordelia Lawrence born Nov 1845 to David Lawrence & Mary Fisher. She died 5 Feb, 1904. Her Dawes roll # is 511…

  • Diana Posted in the General forum didn't work first time. Sorry to repost. from Diana on August 30, 2011

    I have been doing some searching on my family tree and came across a Atlanta Ward, 1848 Nancy ward 1855 and I am guessing that the 2 small children were theres they were Mary and Smallwood. I have the roll number that was on the census and all 4 of…

  • don lacy crowder genealogy questions from don lacy. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 29, 2011

    i have traced my maternal line back to eli white crowder. his oldest son, harris, by his second wife, margaret durant was married to nancy wilkerson who is a distant aunt of my mother. eli fought to be recognized as a choctaw, won and received land in lieu of tribal…

  • Norm W. Gardner GARDNER Genealogy Query from Norm W. Gardner. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 29, 2011

    I have documentation tracing my descendants starting with Sumuel Greenwood Gardner down to Williard (William) Roscoe Gardner down to Norman Eddie Gardner down to Walter Norman Gardner to me – Norman Walter Gardner. However I have only limited information on Greenwood W. Gardner (father of Samuel Greenwood Gardner) and Jeremiah…

  • KGregory George Washington Brooks from KGregory. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 29, 2011

    G W Brooks married (2)Agnes North after 1930 and are my children’s great great grandparents. Trying to determine if this is the same George W Brooks who married (1)Ella Clark 22 Aug 1894 in Alderson, CN IT. If you can assist, email me. thank you,

  • Garland J. Walker William B. Young Roll# 3026 from Garland J. Walker. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 26, 2011

    I have been searching for my Grandmother Gethie ( Gertrude) Naomi Young born 1894 Corinth Miss. Died 1941 Dallas Texas. Her Father by death Cert. Was Billy Young and some info I have said William Billy Young and William B. Young… I have the Dawes and Miller rolls on CD…

  • Joseph Mooney May have found relations on the Dawes rolls (Anderson, Wilson) from Joseph Mooney. 3 comments, most recently from Joseph Mooney on August 25, 2011

    On my father’s side, there are those who say we are of Cherokee descent, and other who say we are of Chickasaw descent. However, I’m finding hits in the Dawes Rolls under Choctaw by blood….. My great grandmother would be Lucy Agnes Anderson (Maiden name). She was married in 1910…

  • Debbie Portscheller Love - Smith Family from Debbie Portscheller. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 25, 2011

    I am interested in finding out information about my great grandfather J.D. Smith born October 1871 and died 1908 buried in Old Town Tuskahoma Cemetary “Choctaw Nation” Oklahoma. I have a photo of the headstone. He was married to Mary C. Love born 1878 and died 1913 If anyone has…

  • Charles John Clark-Ulery ...Seeking information on my biological (paternal) Grandparents from Charles John Clark-Ulery. 3 comments, most recently from Jan Clark on August 24, 2011

    I am searching for the names of my biological (paternal) Grandparents, and any other family information I can find. I do not have contact with my father today, but in the past he has refused to give me the information that I seek… My father’s name is Jack Eloyd Clark….

  • Robbie Lamb Ida Lamb from Robbie Lamb. 4 comments, most recently from Cathy Gateley on August 23, 2011

    I read about Ida Lamb and James F. Lamb on your discussion board. My grandfather was James F. Lamb’s brother. James F. Lamb was killed by his son-in-law near Caddo Oklahoma in the early 1900’s. His son-in-law, was Julai Hampton, he shot James F, after they left a theatre near…

  • Beth Margaret Elizabeth Leonard Partain from Beth. 3 comments, most recently from Cristy England on August 22, 2011

    I am looking for information on Margaret Elizabeth Leonard Partain, born 5-31-1873 and died on 12-22-1950. She had a son James Evertt Partain, born 5-13-1892 in McGirk, Texas. If you have any information, I would appreciate it.

  • Jimmy better searching ways.. from Jimmy. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on August 21, 2011

    i have been going to the local library and searching the census records found alot of information about my family.. but when i compare to the dawes rolls im hitting a wall.. it seems like the alpha report i have just doesnt have the info to match up with.. im…

  • Cathey McKinney/Hunsucker lokking for my grandmas dad name from Cathey McKinney/Hunsucker. 3 comments, most recently from T Singleton on August 20, 2011

    Hi my grandmother is emily thompson/hunsucker/miller. Her mom was sissie jefferson and sissies dad was henry jefferson and her mom was sarah jefferson.I know my grandma was full blooded indian and im trying to fine about me as I am her grand daughter. If anyone might know any of these…