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  • Craig Roberts Looking family from Craig Roberts. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 17, 2011

    Good morning. Hope this finds you healthy and happy. I have been looking into my Choctaw family, and have had some sucess with a couple of them, but will probably need some coaching in finding the rest. My great grandfather was named Archie F. Hooe: page 111/ roll# 737 He…

  • Maria Hartman Johnson Looking for Choctaw Heritage from Maria Hartman Johnson. 3 comments, most recently from Maria Hartman Johnson on June 14, 2011

    Hello, My husband is the son of B.J. Johnson, (diseased in San Jose, California in 1974), who is the son of Willie Mae French, her mother is Rozella Mae Dickey. We are making an attempt to contact family for Choctaw Heritage information. We can be contacted thru this site, or…

  • Bryan Johnson Looking For Grandmother Geneology Last Name Dickey from Bryan Johnson on June 14, 2011

    Rozella Mae Dickey. Rozella married in the indian territory in 1897, She married Jasper Franklin French, who was much older and we believe, a wanted man. They had seven children, Etta (who died as an infant) James Franklin, Harry McKinley, Oscar W. Leoma Grace, Dalton Theodore,and Willie Mae. I have…

  • Donnell Smith daughter's lineage from Donnell Smith. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 14, 2011

    I have a 6 year old daughter, whose biological father claimed to be half Cherokee and half Choctaw. He said he came from a family with 11(?) kids and they were taken away from thier parents due to neglect and he was adopted by a family in the OK Panhandle……

  • Darla Gordon Celia Jane and Anolah from Darla Gordon. 3 comments, most recently from Darla Gordon on June 13, 2011

    Working on my family tree and found 2 Choctaw relatives, but no parents for either one. The first is “Celia Jane” born in 1760 in Oklafalya, Choctaw, Mississippi. She was married to Daniel J McCurtain Sr., and Celia had a son, Daniel J McCurtain Jr. who was born July 6,…

  • chahta ohoyo any photos of jeremiah and mary nail folsom family... from chahta ohoyo on June 11, 2011

    halito… does anyone have any photos of the family members of jeremiah and mary nail folsom family…anything appreciated… yakoke…you can reach me at ddredjwt@hotmail.com

  • angie finding heritage from angie. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 8, 2011

    i have always been told i had indian in me. im not sure what tribe (last i heard was cherokee). how do i go about finding out? as far as i have been able to trace back is Rosa Caldonia Benton. that was my grandfathers grandmother and where the indian…

  • Sarin Windgates from Sarin. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 8, 2011

    I am looking for information about my great grandmother, Gussie Windgate and her family she was born around 1905 in Marengo Alabama

  • Terry zorabelle wall from Terry. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 8, 2011

    I am looking for information concerning Zorabell Wall. Her father was Thomas Wall and mother was Allie Potts.

  • Michael C Jarnagin Claude Burrell Jarnagin? from Michael C Jarnagin. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 7, 2011

    Looking for any information regarding my grandfather Claude Burrell Jarnagin, known to be a tribal member, but I know nothing else about him. His first and/or middle name might be misspelled. Would also appreciate any information regarding the family and/or contact from the family. Thanks very much! – Michael Jarnagin

  • margo looking for family informatio from margo. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 7, 2011

    my mom is marie sophie durant born in frogvill oklahoma in 1930, her dad is rias durant all her brothers and sisters are past away.they were in goodland academy in the 1930s. any information or help i could get i would be most greatful for. my moms siblings are george…

  • Penny Looking for information on Maudie Jones from Penny. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 5, 2011

    I am looking for any information on a Maudie Jones who had a daughter named Dorothy Crosslin. I believe she was Choctaw and alive in the late 1800’s. I know she died when she was in her early 20’s. Her daughter, Dorothy, was born in 1910.

  • Cathy J Chief Pushmataha from Cathy J. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 5, 2011

    Hi, I’m looking for information on the descendants of Chief Pushmataha’s son George Washington (Redmond) who was born in Alabama and moved to Mississippi. Is there an official documented family tree out there tracing this line? Did his descendants go to Oklahoma? any information is appreciated.

  • Alice Courtney Nail family and Choctaw Indians from Alice Courtney. 10 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 4, 2011

    My daughter’s great grandmother was Mattie L. Nail,born 1880 in Fannin Co., Texas, married to James Hardy (Hard) Courtney. Mattie’s father was Mathew C. Nail, born 13 Jun 1841 in Arkansas City, Benton Co., Arkansas. Her mother, Mary Jane Chandler, was born Apr 1842 in Cherokee, GA. Her grandfather, Matthew…

  • Judy Mitchell Any Talley's, Tally's or O'Talleys in the South or in Choctaw Nation? from Judy Mitchell. 20 comments, most recently from Terry on June 3, 2011

    Help…I’ve been unable to get much info on my Choctaw family. My Great, Great Grandmother was a Choctaw (maiden name unknown) and married to an Irishman (our Talley family name was once O’Talley). I’d been told I have some kin in the Appalachians. My grandmother was born in Arkansas and…

  • Sandy Witbeck bohannon, walden choctaw history from Sandy Witbeck. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 3, 2011

    Hi, I am looking for the decendants of Ezekiel Kensworthy Walden born 5/10/1854 Howard Co. Arkansas or William Henry Bohannon born 1/21/1850 born kemper co. Mississippi My history shows a Lewis Walden born 7/1901 Indian Territory, Choctaw Naion Oklahoma who married Indiana Clay? Other family members moved back to the…

  • penny Anderson,Matlock,corp from penny. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 3, 2011

    Sorry about that.my grand mothers maden name was Matlock,her mothers name was Elizabeth Anderson,my fathers name was Corp.my GM was born in ark,or ok.In 1888 0r 1899 she died in 1966 in Longview,Tex,at the time of her death she was married to C.V. Goodwin they lived in Dallas Tex,St called…

  • penny Matlock and Corp from penny. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on June 2, 2011

    I have looked for about a year,and nothing I found some things like,my grandmother was born (may be) in 1888 or 1899.her name was ALICE EDITH MATLOCK.Her mothers name was Elizebith Anderson.Fathers Name unknown.I was told she was Cherokee but my step mother died.was told she was not .Have one…

  • Nick Mason Mary Poe, John B. Long, Benjamin Frankilin Long from Nick Mason. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on May 31, 2011

    While growing up, my Mother in-law was always told that she was Choctaw. Her mother was in an accident and was unable to talk very well for most of her life. Therefore, communication about her heritage wasn’t passed along very well. From the information that we have we believe that…

  • Farris Baker Maggie Hall from Farris Baker. 3 comments, most recently from Terry on May 31, 2011

    I am looking for information about Maggie Hall and her family. Maggie was married to Edwin M Gaines and her father was SC Hall. She lived 1879 to 1901. Dying a young woman, not much is known about her.