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  • Rebelchick Sampson Brown, Tennessee from Rebelchick. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 3, 2011

    I’m a genealogist helping a friend with her family history. Does anyone have any information about a Sampson Brown in the Choctaw nation? He could also be under the name of Admiral Sampson Brown or even Sampson A. or Sampson Admiral Brown. They are from the Montgomery, Tennessee area.

  • Running Shadow Searching for BARKER/BENNETT from Running Shadow. 3 comments, most recently from Running Shadow on February 2, 2011

    I am trying to locate a married couple. They reportedly are both from Arkansas and settled in Bell County, Texas. I only have initials for their first names. His name is given as T.J. BARKER. The 1880 U.S. Census shows him as being 15 years old and working on a…

  • shy i would like to know who half of me is.... from shy. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 1, 2011

    hi i am looking for my father. his name is jack pellican. not sure if that is the exact spelling. my mother passed when i was 17 and wouldnt talk about him. he was in the navy stationed in nj at least during 1955. if anyone knows anything about him…

  • David Harkins Harkins/Hampton Choctaw Family from David Harkins. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 28, 2011

    I am David Harkins seeking info about Frances Harkins who was married to Julius C. Hampton. Frances was the mother of Pearl Hampton Mann as noted on the Choctaw Nation Website. Thank You, E-mail any time to Dharkins2291@yahoo.com

  • kristie COWENS/WEST FAMILY from kristie. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 28, 2011

    I am looking for any ivformation on Leona May/Mae West Cowens. I was told that she was full blooded Indian. No one knows really where she came from only that she did mention at one point that she went to an Indian school.. Back in the early 1900’s, I was…

  • kathy Do you know of a Reunion around Stigler? from kathy on January 27, 2011

    In 1983, 84,85,86 we took my mother in law to a reunion of some type. I believe it was the first Saturday in July. The place was somewhere around Stigler Oklahoma. The reunion was held next to a graveyard at a little run down church and Everybody brought a dish…

  • John R. Hall am I Choctaw? from John R. Hall. 4 comments, most recently from John R. Hall on January 27, 2011

    I have been working for over a year now with a service that provides specialized mental health service for Maori people in the Northland of New Zealand. As I have been working in this setting and learning te reo (Maori language), I have become more interested in my own indigenous…

  • Tanya Gillan/Parker Family from Tanya. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 26, 2011

    Hello. I’m hoping to get some answers about my choctaw bloodlines. My grandma’s maiden name was Gillan and she eventually married into the Parker family. I think there was even talk of a medicine woman called The walker because she never settled in one place for very long. This information…

  • Patrick Duplessis Duplessis or Marshall from Patrick Duplessis. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 26, 2011

    I was informed that both of my parents had Choctaw bloodlines but neither one can produce any information. I am now trying to find if in fact there are bloodlines that lead to my children. What I do know, is that I would be looking back three to four generations….

  • Ellie Bridges Where do I start...? from Ellie Bridges. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 26, 2011

    My 12 year old’s curiosity has sparked my own. We’re even attempting to work on a genealogy project for his school. From what I understand his mother is of native decent am I. I dont know where to start to find out what’s what. Somebody please help. I guess I’ve…

  • Brandi Adoption Help from Brandi. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 26, 2011

    Looking for help proving Indian Heritage for my husband. He was born April 7, 1970 at the PHS Indian Hospital in Talihina, Ok and was adopted out to a family that lived in Prague, Ok. We have not had any luck getting his “unamended” birth certificate from the County where…

  • Laura Catherine Turner Turner - Privett family from Laura Catherine Turner. 3 comments, most recently from Laura Catherine Turner on January 25, 2011

    When I married my husband I was told by his aunt that her mother was mostly American indian. She was Eunice Irene Privett, born in 1900. Her mother was Amanda Bell Stamps, born in 1879, and her father was James A. Privett, born 1873. They were mostly from the Jackson…

  • Lisa Hudgens Ellen Cantrell/Lillie Pearl Cantrell Davis from Lisa Hudgens. 3 comments, most recently from Lisa Hudgens on January 23, 2011

    I have found there Choctaw enrollment cards and they were entered in the tribe by the United States Court and there enrollement was overturned by the C.C.C.C. I have been looking for there enrollment cards for about 10 years now. I have a letter from Lillie Pearl to her daughter…

  • Sheri Corral help me find from Sheri Corral. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 22, 2011

    Hello my name is Sheri Corral and I live in Riverside, California. I recently found my family on Dawes roll and I am so excited. I have always felt in my heart that I was native American I just did not know where to go. Well I need a blood…

  • Susan Shaw Nancy Easter Looper from Susan Shaw . 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 21, 2011

    Trying to trace Nancy Easter Looper, who married Christopher Hornbuckle (Johnson) and was my great great grandmother. She is either Choctaw or Cherokee. Father was Joseph Looper.

  • wind spirit TAYLOR-NELSON from wind spirit. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 21, 2011

    Am lost looking for roll number. (Choctaw) John Franklin Taylor born TN abt 1860-1861 married to Sarah J (or Sallie J) Wiles or Willis born 1863+1864 ARK Son: Bonnie D Taylor b abt 1883 in TX married Rosa (probably Dolton or Dalton) b abt 1894 in TX Son: Buford Franklin…

  • Dana Reese I have my family tree from Dana Reese. 7 comments, most recently from Stephanie Ann McKay Johnson on January 21, 2011

    looking for any relation to Moran Family, Hughes family ,Baggett family, or Reese family all from Choctaw Indian Territory, Texas, Alabama, and Georgia I have alot of interesting info !!!!!

  • Peter Tripp, G-Grandson Sidney Earnest Frazier Sidney Earnest Frazier from Peter Tripp, G-Grandson Sidney Earnest Frazier. 6 comments, most recently from Andre Martin Frazier on January 20, 2011

    Looking for anyone who might know anything about him. He was my Great Grandfather. Any Frazier who may have info please contact me.I do not know who my Great Grandmother was, which would have been his wife. My Grandfather was Gordon Lee Frazier, and he had brothers and a couple…

  • 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…