I am Metis for SURE through my Dad’s side. I was also told I was Cherokee through my Mom’s…” Clayton”, Dawson possibly. I was ALWAYS told a “story” about one of our Irish ancestors marrying a “Cherokee” woman. It was VERY TABOO at the time. May have been in Canada… Michigan….NOT SURE? I would say
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I am adopted. The only thing I know about my birth family is the Surname Martell and that there is Cherokee blood. I would like to learn where I come from.
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.
I am looking for the parents of Mary (Polly) Watts (1801–1870) Birth 2 FEB 1801 • New York, United States Death 14 AUG 1870 • Dublin, Franklin, Ohio, United States Married: Asa Wilcox (1800–1884) on 2 Aug 1821 in Franklin, Franklin, Ohio, United States Buried: Dublin, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
I’m researching my great grand mother Alice Walker.
Looking for family members. Race: Black He was born around 1900 in NC. Died in Maryland. Sisters: Sara Lee (Smith), Fannie, Lou, Addie (Young)
We have know my great grandmother to be from the Cherokee tribe. We knew she was born in 1896 in either New York or Philadelphia. Her name was Aleka Runningwater. We recently obtained a birth certificate for my grandmother, Aleka’s daughter. It listed my grandmother’s mother as Maria Moffa. No family member has ever heard
Looking for any and all ancestors of the Sexton and Duncan family lines. Blessings and love to all.