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
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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,
I have a 4th great-grandmother, Charity Adams, who was born in 1783 in either North Carolina or Kentucky. Her father’s name was William Adams, and her mother’s name is unknown. Charity claimed to be an orphan when she married in 1800 to John Bly, and that her guardian was said to be William Stringer, even
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.
Powell family Erath TX, Cravens and Hartshorn Oklahoma, Alabama, and Washington state Yakima. My father is Ricky F Powell born 1953 in Washington. My grandfather is Everett F Powell born 1926 Hartshorn Oklahoma. My great grandfather is Jesse Fallis Powell born 1896 Cravens OK. His father is Jacob Pinkney Powell from Erath TX. And his
I’m trying to track down some family history on Mahala Huston or Ward. Mahala had a daughter Grace. Grace Ward – born in Kentucky, had Herman Lee Larkins whose father was Charlie Larkins Grace’s mother was Mahala Huston or Ward? maybe born on October 9th and was as told to us Cherokee. The family lived
I don’t know anything! Just found out I’m 1/4 Cherokee on my fathers side. His great grandmother was a smith who was full blooded cherokee. They apparently still own land there. I wanna know anything ! I just found my father 2 weeks ago. My grandmother was Mary Viola Smith. Maybe this isn’t enough info.
Looking for parents of Drury Smith born1809. Family story of Cherokee parent or grandparent. Possibly a Nancy Cherokee (née Burden??) and a liaison with James “1/2 indian” Smith 1786-1830 and a James Gypsy Smith 1755-1831. Any family tree type info appreciated. Not looking for anything but the satisfaction of verifying the stories we heard. South
I am looking for any information on my great great grandmother Mary Frances McQueen. She was born in Kentucky on 9/22/1825. She married George Haskell Wicker. I don’t know anything else about her but would love to find out more such as her parents and grandparents, etc.