Hello, I am researching Joe Crittenden of Peggs, OK. Lost City is another name for the area also Hulbert area. He is buried over at the Swimmer church with his wife Sara and William Alleck. I am wondering what Sara’s maiden name was if anyone knows. Apparently the church records were burned in a fire.
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Hoping to verify heritage.
Her name was Rosa Blackmon. She was married to William Francis Estes @ 1905 in Texas or Oklahoma. She was 100% Cherokee. She had a son Malcolm Allen (Balk) Estes born in 1913 in Hammond, Oklahoma
Can anyone identify who appears in this photo? I am looking for a photo of Chief William Abraham Hicks. Thank you. https://www.allthingscherokee.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/men_sitting-150×150.jpg
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
Looking for proof of my heritage. Only know my Great-Grandmother said we were Cherokee. Not sure if its her side or her husband’s side, but I believe it’s his side. Marion (Bud) Slayton Jones and Minerva (Dovy/Dovie) Mae/May Tucker. Marion was born in Stillwater Oklahoma. Minerva was born in Joplin Missouri.
I was told that my great great grandfather was John Kettle, from Porum, Ok. area. My grandmother was Annie Smallwood.
Born & raised in East Tn. with the stories of a full blooded Cherokee great grandmother; Rachel Newberry; whom married a scots-irishman named John Long. They’ve lived in North Carolina, Tellico Plains, Tn.,Fannin Co. Ga.& Maryville, Tn. (where she died in 1949 @ age 86). I just want to be a member of The Eastern
Checking a family story, my grandmother was named Gladys. Her mother was supposedly a Nancy Bird. She was adopted by a man named Isaac Bennington. Her birth certificate lists “Indian territory Oklahoma” as her birth place.
John Ross born September 20th 1878 in Arkansas married Ivy Pearl Hise born August 1884 Arkansas. They had a daughter Velma Mae Ross born 1904 Arkansas. She married Jesse Fallis Powell who was born 1896 Cravens OK. There son one of many children is Everett F Powell born 1926 Hartshorn Oklahoma. He married Beatrice Elizabeth