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 surname - Carpenter
I am researching our family history and need help determining how to find more information on Avis Willis. Family oral history claims Avis was 1/2 Cherokee and several hints I have found online suggest this as well. Avis was born about 1824 in Tennessee and died about 1893 in Texas. Her parents were James and
Looking for these surnames, Carpenter, Akers and Whitaker. The Carpenter name comes from Arkansas and the Akers and Whitaker names come from Eastern Kentucky. All help will be appreciated.
My husband’s grandmother, Josie Carpenter Trim was born in or near Broken Bow, Oklahoma. Her father was Joseph Carpenter. The story is that he thought Josie was a special child and deserved a special name so she was only called Baby until she was 5 years old when Joseph died. Then her family named her