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  • Lorena Williams Late enrollees (1940s) from Lorena Williams. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 25, 2013

    My grand father enrolled in the Choctaw Tribe in the early 1940s. He received a tribal number but has been lost since his death. How can I find out what that # is. Not sure if application was made in Alabama or Mississippi. Looking for any help possible.

  • Lenore Carswell Looking for any relatives with Surname Scott from Lenore Carswell. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 24, 2013

    My Paternal Great-great grandfather and my Great-grandfather were both full Choctaw if I am not mistaken. I am looking for anyone who would have some information pertaining to either of them. My Great-great grandfather’s name was Preacher Scott if I am not mistaken, and my his son my Great-grandfather’s name…

  • Deborah Ebeyer John Rose 1761-1843 & Betsy Bowen Rose 1763-1835 from Deborah Ebeyer. 10 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 24, 2013

    Hi my great, great, great, great, great grandparents were both Choctaw Indians according to a genealogy search I just found. I had no idea and I’m new to genealogy as well. He was born in Virginia and she was born in Pennsylvania and they moved to Kentucky where they later…

  • Steve Hudgins Steele Family -- Hugo, OK and Arkansas from Steve Hudgins. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 21, 2013

    I am trying to find any roll number or information in regards to my great grandfather William Robert Steele. He had land in Arkansas, but was told the Tribe had taken the land back several years later. He is buried in Hugo, Oklahoma. I was told he was from the…

  • Joshua 1900 Census from Joshua. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 21, 2013

    I have found some ancestors on the 1900 census and it is specified as State-Indian Territory and County-Choctaw Nation is this the directory I would need to verify my Native American heritage for my maternal side? They are listed as white, but I was under the impression that at this…

  • Jennifer Guzman Looking for "Eugenia" or "Virginia" who could have had a child c. 1971 from Jennifer Guzman. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 19, 2013

    I am looking for anyone who could be related to my stepfather-in-law. He was told he is 100% Choctaw and that his mother died in childbirth. They told him her name was “Virginia” or something similar and that he was born on a ranch outside of Brownsville, TX. He has…

  • Paula Hutson Miley Pocahontas from Paula Hutson. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 17, 2013

    Hi, I’m trying to prove my heritage. My father always told me that he was 1/4 Choctaw. Doing research my Great Grandmother was obviously Native American, but I have no idea how to prove it, or which tribe she belonged to. I have found conflicting information that she was either…

  • Bob Caylor Relatives from Bob Caylor. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 16, 2013

    Information has said I have relatives of Choctaw descent. I would like to know about anyone with information about the Jones family (John N. Jones and Mary Jane Box). Another name that may apply is George Washington Moseley who married Margaret Ledelphia Swanner. Any information will be greatly appreciated.

  • David Wilson I am trying to prove my Choctaw heritage from David Wilson. 4 comments, most recently from David Wilson on December 16, 2013

    Can anyone Plz help me I am tracing my heritage on my Fathers side. My Grandfathers family is from Louisiana and Mississippi, theyare suposed to be Mississippi Choctaw that was relocated to Oklahoma at some piont. My Grandfather is Lemmie Leo Wilson born 10/05/1924 his parents were Henry Moody Wilson…

  • SherBer Marie Brown(White) from SherBer. 3 comments, most recently from rayson allen on December 15, 2013

    My great great grandmother born Marie Brown on December 26, 1902 to Milton and Ida Brown. I recently submitted an application for citizenship, but was asked to provide a copy of my grandfathers birth certificate (previously supplied the death record, but it omits Marie’s maiden last name.) My grandfather’s name…

  • Angela Looking for Information about My Ancestors from Angela. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 15, 2013

    I have been searching info on my 2x great grandmother her name was Menecia America Ivy, her father was Andrew Jackson Ivy and her mother was Jane Harmon. Menecia was 1/2 Choctaw I have no idea which of her parents were full blooded Choctaw.I have info on Andrew’s parents but…

  • LEONARD MILES Wade Family from LEONARD MILES. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 15, 2013

    SEEKING a Choctaw Genealogist. My Grandmother, Susie Wade, was on the 1894 Indian Census as Choctaw. She was the wife of John Miles the Governor of New Mexico. Unfortunatley for me when they homesteaded in New Mexico they decided to pass as white. I would like to find my family…

  • Christopher Tiffany is 5SR9E a valid TWP? from Christopher Tiffany. 10 comments, most recently from Christopher Tiffany on December 13, 2013

    Hi my great grandfather is Thomas Ray Payne a son of James Buchannan Payne ,a son of Benjamin Franklin Payne. How do I confirm if the number above is valid before I go trhough the trouble of obtaining certified birth/death certificates in order to get a CDIB? On your website…

  • Khamal Moncrief Oklahoma Birth Certificate not found from Khamal Moncrief. 8 comments, most recently from SherBer on December 11, 2013

    Hello. My great grandfather Captain Reynolds Moncrief (Cap. R. Moncrief #12652) is on the Dawes Roll. Unfortunately, Oklahoma Division of Vital Records has informed me that they do not have a record of my grandfather’s birth certificate (born June 14, 1912). It is the only record I am missing. I…

  • Debbie BRYANT family history? from Debbie. 5 comments, most recently from rayson allen on December 11, 2013

    My friend Joe Bryant, is a descendant of temp chief Josiah Bryant. If anyone could help me with any additional information it would be soo great! Thank you for your help!

  • Mandi george Looking for ancestor from Mandi george. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 9, 2013

    If I am looking for an ancestor , I’m i gonna be looking for Indian name or other? I have no idea where to start to find my Indian ancestors except for I believe that Choctaw is the tribe

  • linda britton faye,and retta tarwater from linda britton. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 8, 2013

    I am looking for information on family of faye and retta tarwater,not sure of spelling.they were both married to a hardy britton.i would really like to find the the links for my children,

  • Scott Fairlie Fairlie from Scott Fairlie. 3 comments, most recently from Scott Fairlie on December 6, 2013

    If anyone can give me any information about my great-grandfather, John T Fairlie, Sr. it would be greatly appreciated. He was married to Inez Altman, had twin boys, John T.Fairlie Jr, and James Fairlie. John T. Fairlie Jr had a son; James M. Fairlie. I am James M Fairlie’s son.

  • LESLIE CORDELL WINFORD FAMILY from LESLIE CORDELL. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 2, 2013

    I’m searching the WINFORD line. DEWEY O WINFORD, born and lived in Indian Territory in 1849.My grandmother MARY JEWELL WINFORD was in Creek territory at the age of 7 in 1900. There is some confusion if we are Creek or Choctaw. The Winford line was born and lived in Indian…

  • Tina Gallagher Clara Vielguith, my Grandmother from Tina Gallagher. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on December 1, 2013

    My grandmother was half Choctaw, her name was Clara Vielguith and she was born on Nov 20, 1922 in Oklahoma. I am looking for any information I can find as she is no longer with us. Any information about relatives, friends and so forth is greatly appreciated. Thank youo