Looking for any information on John W Smith. Born about 1839 in Georgia. Married Nancy Levina Bradshaw in Benton Co Arkansas in 1867. They had a daughter, Levina E Smith. I have documentation stating John W Smith was full blood Cherokee. I can’t find any trace of him after he left in 1870.
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Looking for relatives of Indian heritage was told there were several relatives that have already submitted inquiries as to our family tree so Jack Gossett my cousin already submitted as much information as anyone in our family has and I haven’t seen any results would appreciate it if you would cut the red tape I’ve
Looking for information on gg grandmother. Eva L Hunter born around 1880, not sure where. Found a record that said her parents were both in Alabama. She married at 18 to LH Bowden in Collins Arkansas. She died in 1913. I can not find any of her lineage. There is confusion on whether she was
Hi, I’m looking to get more information on my great grandmother. Her name was Gertrude Elizabeth Helton (born 8/29, 1887 in Elsinore Missouri). She maried Henry Levi Ellington, born 2/5 in Leeper (Missouri).They had 18 children, raised in Mill Springs Missouri. Some of them then moved to Arkansas. Apparently Gertrude was Cherokee, but I can’t
Minnie Black Peterson was 100% Cherokee. She was born in 1983 in Yell County, Arkansas to Franklin Eugene Black and Rosetta “Rosie’ Garner. Eugene Black was the son to John and Susan Black. I am told the Courthouse does not have her birth certificate however I do have her death certificate. I am searching for
John Ross born September 20th 1878 in Arkansas married Ivy Pearl Hise born August 1884 Arkansas. They had a daughter Velma Mae Ross born 1904 Arkansas. She married Jesse Fallis Powell who was born 1896 Cravens OK. There son one of many children is Everett F Powell born 1926 Hartshorn Oklahoma. He married Beatrice Elizabeth
Growing up we were always told we were part Native American and several years ago I was finally able to trace my line back to my 6th great grandmother Katie Pettit Teague Rogers. (My grandmother’s mom was placed in an orphanage in Fort Smith Arkansas and things were pretty hush hush due to the circumstances
My family was from TN,Alabama, Arkansas TX, OK and into Washington state. My grandfather Everett F Powell was born in Hartshorn Oklahoma in 1926 to Jesse F Powell born 1896 in Cravens OK. Mother Velma Mae Ross born 1904 in Arkansas. Jesse Powell parents from Wrath TX Jacob Pinkney Powell Cherokee nation and wife Amanda
Pearl Ivy Heis was married to John Ross. They had a daughter Velma Mae Ross who was born 1904 in Arkansas and died in Washington state. Any information on my family would be helpful.