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  • Bill Goins Walla Tanka/ AKA William Goings from Bill Goins. 3 comments, most recently from CHERON DYER on January 20, 2011

    Thank you Suzanne. Sorry for the poor grammer. Yes, William Goins married Ada Baker and settled in Stigler. William and Adas’ children were; Roy, Elizabeth, James Harry (my grand father), Ed, Taze, and George. William has a role number and is captured on the Dawes role. Ada was of German…

  • Laura Catherine Turner Stewart - Andrews family from Laura Catherine Turner. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 20, 2011

    I am searcihng for info on Edward Alex Stewart born in 1876 and his wife Bettie Andrews or Bettie McCann or Cann. They were my greatgrandparents. I am told that they lived in the Caldonia, Mississippi area and that 1 or both were from the Choctaw nation. Any info would…

  • Laura Catherine Turner Eunice Irene Privett from Laura Catherine Turner on January 20, 2011

    Correction on my earlier entry. Eunice Irene Privett Turner was from the Crocket County, Tennessee area

  • Barbara Fox Otis E Lee from Barbara Fox. 3 comments, most recently from Barbara Fox on January 17, 2011

    I am trying to find my heritage. I see from my mothers death certificate that her father was Otis E. Lee. I was told that he was from McAlister, OK but he was Cherokee Indian. The research that I have been trying to do shows that he was Choctaw. I…

  • David Brazell Great Grandfather from David Brazell. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 14, 2011

    I am checking on my Great Grandfather Calvin G Gibson Born 4-8-1857 and died 8-16-1927 in Valera Texas. I was told that he was a Choctaw Indian and i want to find out all the information that I can on him.

  • sheley NEED HELP FINDING ? from sheley. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 14, 2011

    I need help finding out how to get a birth certifcate on my GG GRANDFATHER.His name was Arthur Eugene Lay. I know he was born on the Choctaw Reservation, but I called and they told me they did not start to keep records of birth till 1908. He was bor…

  • Melissa Smith Looking for Effie Mae Stephens/Hayes (#256 Choctaw) family from Melissa Smith . 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 12, 2011

    Effie Mae Stephens/Hayes is my Great Great Grandmother. My Great Grandmother is Pansy Viola Stephens or Hayes (not sure which name she was given and she was born in 1909…she had a sister named Merle. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I don’t have much information as I am just…

  • eliza chavez Truelove/Wilson from eliza chavez. 5 comments, most recently from eliza chavez on January 10, 2011

    I am looking for information on my family. my great grandma (Mary Ellen Wilson) was born August 28, 1903 on the Choctaw Reservation in Oklahoma. Her mother Alva Ophelia Iwildley Truelove was also born in Choctaw Nation Indian Territory in Oklahoma on December 25,1885. Her mother married John Henry Wilson….

  • martha gujda STANTON RESEARCH from martha gujda. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 10, 2011

    Researching the Stanton surname. Allen Stanton marr. Susanna Lyles in 1829 in Alabama. Allen was b. 1795 in KY. (1860 census) Allen was a white man married to Susanna who was 1/2 Choctaw. She was the dau. of John Lyles & Ann Brashears. I’d like information on the children of…

  • GretaandRosalee Looking for Geneology Information for my grandfather - LEON HOUSE from GretaandRosalee. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 9, 2011

    My mother and I are trying to find confirmation of our family oral history. My grandfather, Leon Judd House, was clearly Native American and said he was of Choctaw descent. We have tried to locate our family in the Dawes Rolls without success. He was born in Oklahoma in 1915,…

  • Anthony Herrejon (Dickson- Indian last name) Anthony Philip Dickson <<< My birth father, he is the link to my heritage. from Anthony Herrejon (Dickson- Indian last name). 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 8, 2011

    I’m a 28 year old man trying to find info. concerning my Indian hertiage. My birth father’s name is Anthony Philip Dickson. I haven’t seen him in over 26 years when he left my mother. He was 100% Choctaw and both his parents were regsitered with the Choctaw Nation. The…

  • Robyn Coventon Brand New and Requesting Help - Grandmother Nancy Elizabeth Bennett from Robyn Coventon. 4 comments, most recently from Diane Cranford on January 8, 2011

    Where do I start my genealogy search? I understand that my great great Grandmother Nancy Elizabeth Bennett (maiden name) was Choctaw, but I don’t know where to start or what to do. I want to learn more but I need help. Any help or advice would be GREATLY appreciated! Thank…

  • Gloria Coleman Parker my indian bloodline from Gloria Coleman Parker. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 8, 2011

    My GGrandfather was born James Wiley Chisholm born1890 in alabama died 1997 in mississppi, his mother a white woman named Martha(Mattie) A. Parker born in clay alabama in1865,died cullman alabama nov 22 1948 (she died Martha Coleman). The story I grew up with is James Wiley’s dad left (never to…

  • MMW Gamblin from MMW. 5 comments, most recently from Thelma Gamblin on January 7, 2011

    I ordered my gggrandmother’s birth certificate to find out her mother was Margaret Gamblin. The only Margaret Gamblin I’ve been able to find was born to Joseph Gamblin and Mahale Harris of SC/Tenn/GA. I’ve found their associated enrollment card. I have yet to get a copy from the Federal Archives….

  • Jason Clark Ryan Family from Jason Clark. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 6, 2011

    Geneology… what a rewarding and challenging process. I am trying to tie my family lines back to the Choctaw Nation. My grandmother, Edna Maurine Ryan, was born in 1919. I have found her in the 1920 Census, at which time she was located in Jefferson, Oklahoma. Her parents were James…

  • bjenkins My Great grandmother Fillmore from bjenkins. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 5, 2011

    I’m just wondering if there is a way to find birth certificates for family born in Choctaw. My great grandmother was born in Choctaw Nation in OK in 1883. The family moved there from KY for some reason and then moved back to KY. Any leads would be appreciated. Her…

  •  Noodles Whippoorwill Church from Noodles. 10 comments, most recently from Noodles on January 4, 2011

    I’am hoping someone out there has heard of a church by the name of “Whippoorwill Church”. It’s was or is a choctaw indian church near Standing Pine, Mississippi. My relative was buried there in the late 1800’s. That is the last date I know it existed. There should be a…

  • Allie Stella Tyler from Allie. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 3, 2011

    Stella Tyler was my Great Great Grandmother. I can’t be sure that she is Choctaw, but I know I am Native American. I was researching any Tyler I could find that would connect me to Stella. I found a young girl named Eva Pocahontas Tyler. Her mother was Choctaw. She…

  • Russell P. Bennett Searching for Grandmother from Russell P. Bennett. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 1, 2011

    This is just a shot in the dark, but hopefully a straight shot. I know little about my grandmother, Neva Childers, but that she was from central Mississippi and, I believe, Choctaw. She also had relations in Aquila, TX. Iam beginning to make an intensive search for this lady, who…

  • Charles Leverich Susan Puckett from Charles Leverich. 5 comments, most recently from SFC on December 31, 2010

    I am trying to verify my geneology. My great-grandmother was Susan Puckett and she died in 1949 or 50. inBaxter Springs Kansas. My Grand father was Arthur Cardwell who fell or was pushed into a mine shaft in Baxter Springs in 1925 and my grandmother was Alice Puckett Cardwell.Can anyone…