Genealogy Queries by region - Louisiana
I only know my (great?) Grandfather’s name, Charles Rodney Lovett. My sister believes he passed away around April 2004.
My maternal grandmother (Tilly Acree or Starr) is thought to be 50% Cherokee. I was checking to see if she was on the tribal roles.
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 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.
I’m researching my great grand mother Alice Walker.
I am looking for a possible Native American connection to my great grandmother’s ancestry line. Her name was Ollie Zada Hodges Raney (1903-1962), her mother was Sarah Blount Hodges (1882-1975) and her father was George Hodges (1878-1902).
I am looking for information on my ancestor William Blythe, born in Bertie NC about 1740. He had more than one wife, one was Sarah Murphree. He had a ferry, and fought in the Cherokee contingent under Captain John Brown in Louisiana. Some sources say he went west on the Trail of Tears, others say