My paternal grandfather, Froney Mack Brackett, is listed on Ancestry.com to be a descendant of Lillie (y) Berry Faw Kirkland and Nathan Kirkland. I have wanted to confirm that we have Cherokee in our lineage for some time. Any help would be much appreciated.
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My maternal grandfather, Froney Mack Brackett, has Nathan Kirkland and Lillie (y) Berry Faw Kirkland in our family tree on Ancestry.com. From What I am reading, Nathan’s father was white but his mom was Cherokee. Nathan was also known as Chief Cheesequire Tse Squa Tse Old Bird Kirkland. I am wondering how to confirm this
I would appreciate any help! This is all the information I have on my family. I am unsure if it is accurate, so a wiser look is much appreciated! Chief “Cheesquire” Nathan Kirkland and Lily Berry Faw >Sarah/Sallie Kirkland (to Andrew T. Rodgers) >>Margaret J Rodgers (to William Snow) >>>Sarah Jane Snow (to James Patrick
Amanda was a daughter of a Cherokee who was prominent and father sold her to William Wesley Kirkland, a Texas Ranger, in Oklahoma for some horses and guns. Her father would not allow them to marry, so William Wesley Kirkland traded for her. They lived in Comanche TX. She is buried in Oakwood Cemetery in
Needing information on Chief Nathan Kirkland would like to find parents of him