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

Martha Shinn

My great grandmother was Martha Shinn born in 1870 died in 1894. She lived near Warner Oklahoma. Her mother was Elizabeth Jane Autry born 1845 in Georgia. Does anyone know if they are related to these two ladies?


I was told that my great grandmother, Lucy Dunn, was Cherokee. I have been researching this for quite some time but have not found any “real” information. She was born in Texas during the late 1800’s. She married a William Cox and had 4 children that I know of. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Help please

Ok my name is Chris. I’m looking for my grandmother’s number on the rolls. She is Cherokee. Her name is Gladys Louise Heiskill. The problem is her father’s name is Henry Knight, but as I found out she was using her mother’s last name of Johnson. She was born in Tahlequah, Oklahoma in March of

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