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.
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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
I am trying to find a photograph or painting of Chief William Abraham Hicks or his brother, Charles Renatus Hicks. If you have one or know where I can obtain one, please let me know. William is my 1st Cousin, 6X removed. Thank you! Peggy
Looking for relatives of hers or her father Dragging Canoe.
I am so sorry. I have 2 separate bloodlines that can be linked back to the Cherokee Nation and I crossed the data on the 2 as I was inputting the information. PLEASE ignore the earlier post. Ah-Le-Cie (1745-1825) took the Christian name of Sarah Elizabeth when she married Abraham Conrad Johann Seabolt (1743-1821). They
Ah-Le-Cie (1745-1825) took the Christian name of Sarah Elizabeth when she married Lewis Taylor. They lived in Rattlesnake Cove at the head of East Seabolt Creek, next to Lake Winfield Scott National Recreation Area, Chattahoochee/ Oconee National Forest, In Suches, Union County Georgia. I have been told her parents and maternal grandparents are buried on
I’m looking for my 5th great-grandfather who was said to be either full or half blood Cherokee. He had 5 children with Vienna (Vina/Vena) Mooney from 1842-1857 [Sara Elizabeth, Caroline, Henry, Jackson Richard Barton & Casiah Marinda]. Vienna lived in Hall County Georgia per the 1840 census with her parents, then Gilmer co. 1850, and
I am researching my 5th great grandmother, Martha Whiting, who appears on the Drennen Roll family 605 in Talequah with Nancy Holmes, whom I believe was her sister. Martha was married to Adam Poole Vandiver and her alleged heritage is Cherokee, although I do not have any clue who her legitimate parents were. I have
Born & raised in East Tn. with the stories of a full blooded Cherokee great grandmother; Rachel Newberry; whom married a scots-irishman named John Long. They’ve lived in North Carolina, Tellico Plains, Tn.,Fannin Co. Ga.& Maryville, Tn. (where she died in 1949 @ age 86). I just want to be a member of The Eastern
My dad has told me some family lore about our ancestors. Apparently, my GGGGGGrandad James Rambo married a Native American by the name of Melitta/Matlida/Melinda Rising Star of Running Star. She got in a lot of trouble with her father for this and he disowned her. They had 9 kids and lived in the GA,