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.
  • This space is for genealogy queries only. Do not post advertisements or promote events here (not even Cherokee-related ads or events). Posts of this nature will be removed.


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This Month's Genealogy Queries

Lillian Ann Elmore, Louisiana

My paternal grandmother, Missionary Annie Jackson Gales, was of Cherokee descent.  I do not know much about her.  She died when I was 3 years old on July 1, 1951, in Port Allen, Louisiana.

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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Searching for heritage.

My paternal grandmother was full Cherokee and was raised by an Irish family with the last name of Robinson.  My paternal grandfather was half Cherokee and his name was John Flannigan Hillard.  My grandmother’s name was Laura Robinson Hillard.  Her mother died at birth and my great-grandfather was a doctor.  He received permission to take the

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Sosalene Caroline – Cherokee

I am looking for information on my great great grandmother. I am told that my great great grandfather went to church in order to find a wife after his previous wife passed away. That is where he and Sosalene (spelling??) met. She was born 25 April 1855 in Fayette, Georgia. They married (John Henry Atkinson & Sosalene Caroline ____)

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