The book Warrior Mountain mentions my great-great aunt Cordelia Riddle née Gray as being full blooded Cherokee, but really she was 1/4 Cherokee. Her grandmother was full blooded Cherokee. It’s a dead end or open ended problem. I can’t find anything definitive. I’d really appreciate any possible help.
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My elders tell me that our lineage began with Native heritage. I am looking for GrGrGr Grandparent, Robin C. “Bebb” Major, born 1787 in Virginia and moved to Tennessee. According to the 1860 Census, he was a free inhabitant in Gladeville, Wilson, Tennessee and a farmer. Bebb married Nancy Whurley, (born 1826) in 1845. The
Looking for info/Cherokee affiliation of descendants of Burton McGhee, born in TN, and died at Beatties Prairie, Indian Territory, Missouri.