My great grandmother Elizabeth A. Cotton…not her Indian tribal name…it was changed. No one knows where my GG came from. I am so heart broken. She is Cherokee…I have a picture. My GG Father rescued her from slavery when she was 17 and paid $17.00 for her. She was born 1888..some think Mississippi but no
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My 6th GGrandmother is Keziah Elizabeth Brooks (1735-1785), dau. of Littleton Brooks & Elizabeth Wallings. She was married to James Williams. I see many references to her in genealogy sites as half Cherokee and called Princess Floating Cloud. Her son, James Sheridan Sherod Williams, has been verified as a DNA match for me. I’m trying
I am trying to determine if Sarah Elizabeth Stinnett was in fact a Cherokee Medicine Woman in Yell County Arkansas. She was born 1821 in Yell County and died in 1899 in Yell County. She married John S Walker 24 Aug 1848 in Danville, Yell County. They had ten children.
Hello, I am searching for information on John Helton born 1832. He appears in Meigs Co., TN in 1849 where he marries Rebecca Gourley. They are on the 1850 Meigs Co. Census. I can’t find any information past 1849. From dna test and cousins on Ancestry I seem to be in the James Eli Helton,
I would love to know my great grandmother and great grandfathers names, my grandmother died when my mom was 12 years old and if she ever told mom she was to young to remember. Her name Is Sarah Young Kee (Key)Born around 1871 in Tenn. she married William Joesph Kee (Key) Born 1859 maybe in
Mammie Rice from alabama
I am looking for my grandfather Riley Huff. I have little information on him however my father was born in Arkansas and my grandfather is believed to have been Indian
Sarah Ann Johnson bon TN 1831 married James Johnson born 1822 OH 1851 Missouri. Daughter Harriet born Missouri or ILL married J Henderson Hall daughter Stella born Arkansas married Arkansas James Hutson Daughter my mothe Lola Mae born Arkansas 1926 — 1993 passed in iLL
I am searching for my son’s g-g-grandmother, Rena, a full-blood Cherokee who married John Rawlings. She would have probably been born in the late 1700’s and married C. 1880’s. Her daughter was Gertrude Elsie Freeman, born 1895. Any leads would be appreciated.
I am adopted. The only thing I know about my birth family is the Surname Martell and that there is Cherokee blood. I would like to learn where I come from.