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

Nancy Harris in Kentucky

I am looking for information on Nancy Elizabeth Harris Hale from Kentucky. Married Peter Hale “after the Civil War.” Daughter Laura Hale Broaddus. Family lore recalls Nancy as Cherokee.

Need Help for the identity of John Craig / Modare Harlin/harlan

I am looking to identify a (John Craig) & his Wife and there family line back born between 1780-1790/ Who’s Mother is possibly (?Elizabeth-Betsey Posey Daughter of John Posey?), John Craig Married a(Modare? Harlin/Harlan/Harlen). There Children were Cynthia Jincey Jane Craig, James Granville Craig, who married (America Bearpaw/Spears Phipps, Rose), (George C Craig) (Sarah/Sally Ann

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Susan Hawkins Raines

I am looking for information about my ggg-grandmother. She was born in 1823and died 1909. She was married to my ggg-grandfather James Raines. She was married before and widowed but we don’t know her first husband name. She had a 5 year old son, John, when he married James. She is suppose to have been

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Iva Myrtle Edwards (Wood)

I am looking into my husband’s ancestry and trying to prove the Cherokee line. His great grandmother was Iva Myrtle Edwards from my pleasant tx. Her married name was Wood. I don’t know who she married or how many children she had. I know one of the daughters was Geraldine Wood. His family doesn’t really

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