Hi, I have always been told that my great great great grandmother, Agnes Whiteside Dotson, and her parents, Thomas Jefferson Whiteside and Sarah McCreery Whiteside, were Cherokee, but did not trust the government (rightfully so) and so refused to do anything that would identify them as indigenous. Family lore says that family members alive around
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Hoping to verify heritage.
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
Hi, I’m looking to get more information on my great grandmother. Her name was Gertrude Elizabeth Helton (born 8/29, 1887 in Elsinore Missouri). She maried Henry Levi Ellington, born 2/5 in Leeper (Missouri).They had 18 children, raised in Mill Springs Missouri. Some of them then moved to Arkansas. Apparently Gertrude was Cherokee, but I can’t
I am looking for family history on Glen Herrell from Missouri.
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 am seeking any information regarding my great-great-grandmother, Cherokee ancestor, Zeruiah Turtlelot. If you can provide any help at all, or refer me to someone else who can help, I would be most grateful. Pertinent information: *Born between 1820 and 1830. Probably 1827-1828. *Believed to have been born in Indiana. Possibly in Knox County. *Married
I’ve recently found my grandmother’s grave, and on her grave it has the Seal of Cherokee Nation. However, I cannot find any info regarding her Cherokee lineage. Her name is Bessie Carter b. 07/29/1891 in Springfield Mo. She married Ephram T. Martin, and from that union my grandmother Emily Martin was born. My great grandmother