Hi, I have always been told that my great great great grandmother, Agnes Whiteside Dotson, and her parents, Thomas Jefferson Whiteside and Sarah McCreery Whiteside, were Cherokee, but did not trust the government (rightfully so) and so refused to do anything that would identify them as indigenous. Family lore says that family members alive around
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Can anyone find her? She died in Oklahoma on 8 Sep 1874. It is the same date as her husbands death. He is Archibald Dotson and he is buried in Greenleaf Cemetery. Any info would be appreciated. Wado.
My great grandmother Rhoda Jane Sloan-Dotson is full blooded Cherokee according to members of the family. However I cannot find any proof of it. Does anyone know of her? She was married to Allen Dotson and lived in the Pike County area of Kentucky. She was born in the mid 1800’s. Any help would be