Genealogy Queries by region - Virginia
I never saw much of my father’s family because we lived far away but my father and all his brother’s and sisters received some money from the sale when the Cherokee Nation sold land when I was a child in the 1960s or early 70s. My father said his grandmother Rachel Tuttle (born 26 Sept
My 6th great grandmother was Betsy Laughing Water. I am hoping to find out who her parents were?
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.
I am looking for these supposedly 100% Cherokee ancestors: Joseph Ball (b. abt. 1760) and spouse Kesiah (b. Abt. 1765), daughter Hannah (b. 1785) and half Cherokee children by a man named Sgt. Christian Peters; Nancy Ball (b. 1785-1823) and Joseph Ball (Abt. 1802-1861). Hannah later married a William Ganoe/Gunno/Gano). I have known Nacy Ball
Told that Kinchin Minger of Cherokee descent born in Virginia approximately 1825 Moved to Russell County Alabama Married Margaret Griffin 1852 9 Children – Rose, Eugenia, Squire, Saphronia,Delia, Thomas, Wilson, Grant and James. We have been told he was counted in the 1880 Census Girard City Precinct Phenix city Alabama Specifically information on Mingers daughter
Looking for David R Roach’s mother name, and his mothers parent’s name. He was born in 1700 and died before 1742. I only have his mother’s name as Sarah, she was born in 1675 and died in 1760. Sarah was married to Beriah Littleberry Roach.
I have always been told Pearl was 100% Cherokee but have been unable to find records proving that. Her marriage and death certificate say white but I know many people back then hid their ancestry. Could you please help me? They were married in Fairfax, VA.
My mother side is to if said cherokee native American lineage but its still hard to find out when i get someone else past to not of our life past. My mother side is crummett and the miller surname last name. My father side is England but with alaskan native lineage too. Im melissa ann