Desperately seeking any information on Native American heritage for the Hornsby and Simmons families connected or from South Alabama. Thanks.
Genealogy Queries by region - Georgia
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.
My great great grandfather was born in 2-4-1847. Apparently lived in Ellijay, GA. He died 3-7-1901. His name was Samuel Jesup Brown. We can not find any information on him at all. It’s like he just appeared. No mother or father. Ancestory says his birthplace is Div 15 Cherokee, GA. Is there a possibility he
Hello, I have just found my ancestors name on the Dawes roll I have traced myself back to a clan mother of the Blind Savannah / Wild potato clan Elise Sonicooie? Her Daughter Soniovie (Susannah) Sonicooie Married a man who shares my last name ( spelling is a little different) Condrey / Cordray
I have traced my roots back to David Lewis McDonald I and his wife, Martha, who lived in Chester Co, S. Carolina and in Georgia. I have found her headstone and her name is given as Martha Benge Duncan McDonald. Her mother may have been Dorcas Lightfoot Benge Duncan, but I can find no record
Dora Amanda Brownlee, Georgia 1800s
I would like to find out more information on my 3rd great grandmother Lucina Griffin Albritton Birth Date: Dec. 26, 1827 in Ware, Georgia Death Date: Jan. 10, 1896 Father: James Griffin Mother: Nancy Burnside Thomas Married: Noah Samuel Albritton in 1845
Hello, According to my mother…her g-grandma was listed in the DAWES, but I am not sure she is correct. The name is Elvira Walker. Supposedly she and others hid in the hills of Georgia so they wouldn’t have to go to Oklahoma.
Can anyone identify who appears in this photo? I am looking for a photo of Chief William Abraham Hicks. Thank you. https://www.allthingscherokee.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/men_sitting-150×150.jpg