I am researching our family history. I was told that we were part Cherokee. Looking for some validity to this. Apparently, my now deceased grandmother and her daughter use to receive payment from the tribe. My grandmother’s maiden name is Mable Blair, her mother’s name was Mattie Blair or Henderson and now I am hearing
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Looking for info on Biddie Scrimsher (Schrimsher). She was born around 1812 based on info from her tombstone. She married Wallace Creasman May 9, 1839 in Monroe County TN. Per info my great grandfather (Wallace Alexander Chaudoin) told my mother, Biddie (his grandmother) was Cherokee and married Wallace Creasman who was a soldier in the
I am looking for the ancestors of Mary Jane Whitecotton, married to Joseph Whitecotton in 1882, in Arkansas. She was born in Tennessee in the 1850’s. Her marriage license said, “Mrs. Mary Henderson.” This indicates she was married previously. I have not found her on any census records previous to 1890. I have not found
I am trying to find out if my great grandmother, Alabama Henderson Duckett, was Cherokee. She was born in Marshall, Alabama, in 1851.
Does anyone have information about Julia Hart who married Jesse Henderson in early 1800’s? Jesse was in the Confederate Army and died about 1865.