To be honest, my ancestry search starts as with many cliche ones do…my mom told me my grandfather said we have Indian in our family. To be even more unsure of things, I am not even sure if our Indian ancestor is even Cherokee. My search has led me to two possible family lines that
Genealogy Queries by region - Mississippi
My family believes Nancy Madden, my great-grandmother, was a Native American who was adopted. We know nothing except that she was born in Florida (Ft. Walton area, possibly) and that she later married Augustus M. Hendrix, who was born in Alabama. They later settled in MIssissippi. Can anyone help us find her? We’d love to
My family history research.
Trying to connect the “final” dots. Father: DeWitt Bunch, Oklahoma City 1928, Grandparents D or DEE (changed to DeWitt) Bunch 1894 AR and Cora Bell Davenport, 1906 Rogers (?) AR. D’s Father was John Washington Bunch 1854 Hattiesburg MS and Cora’s Father was Henry Sylvester Davenport (? no real info). John Washington Bunch’s mother(?) Matilda…
Both sides of my family claim Cherokee blood. MOORE/GREEN Family is Gertrude Moore (ggrandma) her mother Emma Franklin and Father Wesley Moore (gggrandparents) from Catahoula Louisiana. With connections to Arkansas/Virginia TAYLOR/HUBBARD Booker T. Hubbard married Bertha Black (gggrandparents).Her mother Lue Black and father Levi Wilson. Booker’s Father is listed as D* Hubbard. Location out of
Looking for any and all ancestors of the Sexton and Duncan family lines. Blessings and love to all.
Sweat Family Geneolgy – searching for family and tribal connection
I am helping my friend with her genealogy. She only knows some stories of her family on both the Pinkard and Buie side that are Cherokee. Acording to her, the Pinkard Cherokee is supposed to have been her fathers grandfather, who was somehow “adopted” into the family and passed off as their “white” child. I’ve