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
Genealogy Queries by region - Virginia
I am looking for information as to whether or not my grandmother’s family was in part Cherokee or other tribe of Native Americans. My paternal great-grandmother’s maiden name was Cornelia Florence Chestnut. I was told she may have been full or half blood Cherokee by her daughter, my grandmother. She only had anecdotal based info.
My great grandmother was Mamie Ann Robertson. (who married William Herbert Watkins, born 1905, Ky) I have been told growing up she was 50% Cherokee. She was born in 1907 in Virginia. She never ever talked about her life as a youth and rarely of the past itself. There is no doubt she was Cherokee.
I am looking for any information on my GGGG Grandmother Morning Star, Cherokee Maiden who lived with her people in a village on Little Rock Creek, NC in the foothills of the Smokey Mountains. She would have been born in the 1700’s. My GGGG Granddad, David Vance I, born 1788, took Morning Star across the
I am trying to locate information on Amanda R. Watkins (1826-1888). Amanda was of Cherokee descent although I do not know if it was on her mother’s (Sarah Brown) or her father’s (Eli Watkins) side. She married William Tharp. They lived in VA/MD. I have descendant information after her marriage. I believe Amanda (and/or her
I’m searching for a Cherokee ancestor of mine, but I don’t have a lot of information. Her first name was Nancy, but I only know her married last name as Boren, spouse of James R. Boren. She was born sometime around 1770 in Virginia, but submitted a Request to Join Colony (to Texas), listing herself
I have ancesters who married Cherokee women in the 1700’s. Married in Virginia. Some names I can find ar White Feater, Cherokee Squaw, Cherokee Woman, Cherokee Indian, and Connoe. All with the last name Thacker. One has a daughter name Echo. If anyone has more info, please pass on to me. thanks
Name William Proud
Looking for possible Cherokee genealogy in my family tree.