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  • adicia roberts-roane Great-grandmother from adicia roberts-roane. 5 comments, most recently from adicia roberts-roane today at 10:41PM

    My great-grandmother’s name was Maria Watts a.k.a “Dink-Dank”. She was married to my great-grandfather Matthew Roberts and then to her second husband Willie Thompson. She was born around 1881 and passed in the 1960s, possibly 1962. If anyone has any information which can help me discover more about my great-grandmother…

  • Debra Baker BRICK WALL S.O.S. John Henry Anderson from Debra Baker. 4 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 5

    I’m new. I Started with myself and am working back words. Have Been told all my life we are Native American and am rather dark skinned, ANYWAY. I came up against a brick wall and was told this was the place to come for advise. Only place I can find…

  • rebecca d cass Cass ancestry from rebecca d cass. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 4

    Looking for any information on my family… My grandpa’s name was Arlington Cass Sr his wife was Viola McGillberry or mcgillsberry

  • Vanessa Choctaw Brashears from Vanessa. 5 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on February 1

    I am trying to find the names of Betsey Moran’s choctaw ancestors – her roll #10445. I know her mother was Elizabeth Buckholts (nee Brashears) & she was 1/4. she was married to William Buckholts (white man). Thanks!

  • Nita Edwards Genealogy Cooper from Nita Edwards. 3 comments, most recently from Karren Cluck Patrick on January 30

    Clarence Newton Cooper born in Hochatown Choctaw Oklahoma in 1905.

  • Karren Cluck Patrick Grandmother from Karren Cluck Patrick. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 29

    My grandmother was born in township 5 choctaw nation indian territory in 1872. Her name was Sarah Jane Young. I am told that she and her sister were orphaned and I am hitting a brick wall about who was her parents. If anyone has any leads or information to share…

  • Tracy McDonald Walters Elzira Folsom Marshall Evans from Tracy McDonald Walters. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 28

    I am new to this forum and this research. I am doing research on my husband’s family. His great great grandmother was Elzira Folsom. I am interested in her heritage and her demise. She died young, as did her husband. They left one child behind named Belle Marshall. Belle became…

  • Joey Counts James Woolery, Indian Territory from Joey Counts. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 27

    Hi, I am interested in information anyone my have on James Woolery, who was 20 years old when the Dawes Rolls were finalized. Also interested in Dona or Donna Cherry, who was his partner at the time that the rolls were finalized. Seems James was tribal by blood and Dona…

  • Shannon DeBacker Theophilus Pennington from Shannon DeBacker. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 27

    Hi I am trying to trace my native american roots. Any info on Theophilus Pennington DOB 9-11-1802 in SC would be greatly appreciated!!

  • DawnWalker Edith E Mahan from DawnWalker. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 25

    I’m tracing my husbands family back and was wondering if any one had info on Edith E Mahan born 1896 Indian territory section 8. and Elvin L Fox born 1892 Indian territory section 8.

  • Julia L Long Shot from Julia L. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 23

    Ok so I was adopted in 1979 through LDS family services out of Dallas TX it was a closed adoption and I have been given only a few details from the agency director who I suppose felt sorry for me because I have been searching for so long for any…

  • TAMoore DNA Family Tree - Nail and Wright surnames from TAMoore. 3 comments, most recently from TAMoore on January 23

    My immediate family tree includes the names Nail and Wright, both well-known names in the Choctaw tribe. Most recently, my great-great-great grandfather was Abner Nail (born 1850 in Texas; died 1920 in Oklahoma City). My great grandmother was Mary Rowena Wright (born 1885 in the Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory; died…

  • Amber Murphy WALLS Family from Amber Murphy. 7 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 20

    My Great Great Grandmother is Elizabeth Walls (1895 – 1968). Her role number is 12429. Family legend states that she was murdered by white men because of her heritage. I am looking for information to support or refute this. I am also looking for any other information on her and…

  • Larissa Finding my Ancestors from Larissa. 7 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 20

    So I have been on this search for a while …. trying to figure out what tribes my ancestors were from and things like that…. Well on ancestry . com last night I found my great grandpas, grandpa was from Kentucky and at one time moved to Indiana so I…

  • Josh Clay Birth Certificate from Josh Clay. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 19

    Hi. I’m 28 years old and was born on the reservation. I have never had a birth certificate. I live in NC currently and my grandmother has tried getting a birth certificate for me several times and has failed. We have called the hospital and they say there is no…

  • Kenneth Ayers Kenneth Ayers (Please Read) from Kenneth Ayers. 6 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 19

    I am the son of Kenneth Jerold Ayers; who was born on October 12,1943 and murdered on May 15, 1975 in El Paso TX, and was a member of this tribe. I am currently married to a member of the Sicangu Lakota Tribe in South Dakota with three daughters. I…

  • Wade Durant Durant Surename dead ended..........HELP PLEASE! from Wade Durant. 15 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 19

    So here’s where I’m at after months of research. My Dad: Jimmy Ray Durant 1/2 Chactaw Born Mar 20th 1937 – Died Oct 13th 1973 My Grandfather: Denison Durant Fullblood Choctaw AKA Dennison D. or Dan Born Nov 28 1906 or 1908 Died Apr 23 1980 in Mccurtain, Haskell, OK….

  • Janice Mason Shepard masonfamily infor from Janice Mason Shepard. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 19

    I am researching and found a post on this sight from diablomadra wanting information on my grandparents and family. I am not sure how to reach this person. I am also trying to find my Choctaw heritage. my grandfather was augustus mason and my greatgrandfather was Thomas mason married to…

  • patricia paree Can I place a tribal membership application and will I be accepted. from patricia paree. 2 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 18

    I have my dads older sister whom is already a registered member and she carries her card with her am I able to register and be a member by filling out an application and receive my card as a member? My aunts name is Lucia Gonzalez that her married name…

  • Tonya Cole Herschel Stacey Mack from Tonya Cole. 3 comments, most recently from suzanne hamlet shatto on January 18

    Hi, I am trying to get some information for my great great grandfather. His name is as stated in the subject line : Herschel Stacey Mack. He married Bertha Alice Braddy ( was previously Ross.) All the information i have is he was from CHOCTAW NATION and that is where…