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  • Ellen Page looking for confirmation from Ellen Page. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 22

    Would like to find out if my grandfather William C Page born in 1870 Texas was put on rolls it appears he filed an application in Oklahoma

  • Amy Raline Crook am looking for family history from Amy Raline Crook. 6 comments, most recently from rayson allen on January 22

    Could you tell me more about Ruby (Patterson) Josserand. I know she passed away on June 22, 2000. She is my great great grandmother. I would love to know how much Choctaw Nation is in my blood. I need this for my mother and my children. Thank you.

  • Travis Elwood Looking for Information from Travis Elwood. 4 comments, most recently from Travis Elwood on January 22

    I recently was told by my relatives that my great grandmother might have been part of the Choctaw. I am looking to substantiate that and find out any more information about her and lineage prior to her. Her name was either Georgia or Georgina Elwood, she was married to Thomas…

  • Jeff Huntington lineage from Jeff Huntington. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 22

    my great grandfather was George Washington Nash..possiblty short for Nashta/ Nashala.. any info would be appreciated! was rumored his signature was on a “treaty”?!

  • Terry Hogue claude thomas sorrels aka claude thomas brown from Terry Hogue. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 21

    looking for info regarding my birth father\ claude thomas sorrels aka claude thomas brown dob may 10 1931 died feb 17 1973 ftworth tx his mother was elsie lucille brown long was birth father but not married clarence thomas brown lucille married w t long they had other children maybe…

  • Lesa Looking for info on Graham & Iker family from Lesa. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 21

    Great Grandparents Charles Leander Iker and Edna Pearl Graham Iker looking for any info they lived in OK on one of the reservations I visited as a child, but I don’t know where. Grateful for any help.

  • Nancy Golden Family History from Nancy Golden. 3 comments, most recently from Nancy Golden on January 18

    My Great Grandmother was born in Amory Mississippi her name was Nancy Darenda Hathcock Jones.. Her mother was Mary Jane Taylor Hathcock..I was told that they are full blood Choctaw..I have been working on my family tree and have run in to a dead end… How can i find out…Every…

  • Christina Weger Willie Folsom and Mary McCarty from Christina Weger. 9 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 18

    I found a document stating that my Great Great Aunt Mollie (Mary) was married to a Willie Folsom when they lived near an Indian Mission in Pauls Valley and states they also lived in Shake Rag. I have done my best to figure out which Willie Folsom she is speaking…

  • aiahninchi ohoyo still asking... from aiahninchi ohoyo. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 18

    I have gathered yet more information about my folsom family…and, am still seeking tribal enrollment…I have been told that because I am not a ‘direct blood line’ descendant of my great great great aunt, emeline folsom, I am not eligible to be enrolled…this is ridiculous…my g g g grandmother was…

  • Patricia E. Nolan EMMA E. CROOK born in Marshall County, Mississippi from Patricia E. Nolan. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 17

    I have a picture of Emma E. Crook my g-grandmother. She certainly looks Indian and when I asked my grandfather (her son) years ago what was his nationality, “he replied Black Dutch”. I understand his is the “nationality” sometimes bestowed on individual of Indian decent. My grandfather and his wife…

  • Patty Macfarlane PETERS, EDWARDS, ASHFORD, KING from Patty Macfarlane. 8 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 15

    My grandfather always claimed to be 1/4 Choctaw but I have not been able to find any proof of this. I will list what I know following the lines that I believe may lead to my Choctaw heritage. My Grandfather’s name was John Henry Peters b. 28 May 1898 in…

  • Joyce Kemp-Vaughn Seeking Nephew Bobby Hugh Kemp. from Joyce Kemp-Vaughn. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 15

    I am looking for Bobby Hugh Kemp, son of Ann Lydia Kemp who died 04 July 1955, she is buried at Brushy Indian Cemetery south of Blanco OK. Bobby Hugh may have been adopted and he was around the age of 5 or 6 when his mother died. Ann was…

  • iamkimkravitz I have a ton of information and don't know what to do with it from iamkimkravitz. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 14

    Hello! I’m trying to trace my heritage. I’ve traced my genealogy back to the mid-1800s. I just don’t know what to do with the information. From reading some of the other discussions on here, I assume I needed to find the 1900 census to get location, names, etc. and have…

  • William Allie Gordie Ward from William. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 14

    I am told that my Great grandmother, Allie Gordie Ward, Lee was part chocktaw but my grandmother didn’t know the names of her mothers parents. Both parents died when she was little and she and a sister were both adopted. information about the family was lost and so it has…

  • Kay Williams Family from Kay. 5 comments, most recently from Jason on January 12

    I have been trying to research my family myself but I always seem to hit a wall. My great grandmother’s name is Myrtle Combs-Williams born 1893 in Oklahoma and was married to Frank Allen Williams born in Iowa 1890. I have been told by many family members that she is…

  • KDavis Morning Star mystery from KDavis. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 12

    I am trying to decipher something my grandfather told my mom before he died. He said his grandmother, we believe because my mom cant remember exactly what he said her relation was, had a Choctaw name of Morning Star. It was said that she was at some point taken as…

  • Catalina M. Rodriguez Please Help bring Closure from Catalina M. Rodriguez. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 11

    I was looking at some of my husband family pictures, and noticed that my mother in law grandmother looked Indian. She explained that or is believed she was half Indian and her great grandmother was full. I found her great grandmother in the 1900 census, which stated she was born…

  • Hunter Green Newton C. Cannon (Choctaw in North Carolina?) from Hunter Green. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 10

    My third great grandmother’s brother, Newton C. Cannon, applied for enrollment into the Choctaw Nation on Sept. 3, 1896 but his application was denied. I personally have a copy of his application. I even have a copy of his son’s birth certificate, which states his race as Indian. On Newton’s…

  • Malinda Jane Blanton Blanton Family from Malinda Jane Blanton. 4 comments, most recently from Richard Blanton on January 8

    Hello, im trying to find out my fathers heritage-blood line is. My father is Billy Ray Blanton Aug.15, 1934 and his parents are William (1899-1963) & Frankie Monroe Norton Blanton (10-06-1904 to 11-19-1989. Im just trying to find out who my relatives were and what our family blood line is…

  • Larry D. Jefferson attemtping to track family line mothers side from Larry D. Jefferson. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 8

    my mothers side from what I am told is from the Choctaw Nation, I have sent a pic attachment along with this message of my great grand mother Jesse May Henry born in North Carolina and died in 1957 in Philadelphia, I am told she was married to Ashbury Henry;…