Cherokee Genealogy Queries

The Genealogy Queries on All Things Cherokee are a FREE forum for interacting with other genealogy researchers. Here you can publicly post your genealogy query, browse other genealogy queries and comment on queries.

To browse or search the queries, use the navigation features on the right. You can search by keyword, as well as browse by surname, region, or the month in which the query was posted.

To post your own query, you will need to register with All Things Cherokee and be logged in in order to submit your query. Once registered and logged in, you’ll see a query submission form on this page.

If you need help, this article details all the tools and tips for using the Cherokee Genealogy Queries.

Submit Your Query

Use the form below to post your query. Please read these instructions before submitting your query. Here are a few things to keep in mind when posting a query.

  • The more names, dates, and places you provide the more responses you’ll likely receive. Also, be sure to list relevant surnames and select related regions in the appropriate boxes. These details will make browsing your query much easier.
  • This is public forum, so don’t post personal or sensitive information about yourself or any other living person.
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This Month's Genealogy Queries

Jane Rains Cook

I’m looking for info on Jane Rains Cook born in either TN or SC in 1806. She was married to James Cook in TN, but separated from him and left there with her children in 1831. They moved to Indian Camp Creek in Ohio County Ky and she died there in 1868. There are reports

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Ewing Cherokee query

My great great grandmother was full blooded Cherokee, Mamie Armstrong, which is her married name. My grandmother have know record of her maiden name. She was lived in August, Arkansas between 1890-1916 when my great grandmother was born Alberta Armstrong which later married Deer Estes. My maternal grandmother is Ethel Douglas born 11/24/34 to Alberta

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Jim Crow Shepherd

I am looking for information regarding Jim Crow Shepherd. I’ve been told he was full blooded cherokee and was possibly a Chief. He is my great great great great great great grandfather. He was supposedly apart of the White River Clan. I am at a loss and haven’t been able to find any information on

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I Am Searching for my Cherokee Lineage

My maiden name is Rekita Lane SATTERWHITE. My Great Great Grandma on my Dad’s (Ricky SATTERWHITE) side: Helen HIGGINS (maiden name) date of birth- 1/13 (unknown year) My Great Great Grandma on my Mom’s (Barbara BROWN) side: Gracie COLTS (maiden name) Gracie TOWNSEND (married name) Gracie EDWARDS (married name) Thank you all in advance for

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buffington/cumbie lineage

Searching for any info on Sarah Anna Way Buffington b.1811 in s.c. She married John Jordan Cumbie (my g g grandfather) in Georgia about 1832. Her cousin Priscilla Malinda Buffington married John Jordans brother. Both women were of the Cherokee Nation but I can’t find any documentation or records on them. The families moved from

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