My 3rd great grandmother is listed under the name Matilda Smith (sometimes Tilda or Tilde). I have read stories of her being a full Cherokee medicine woman. Her daughter, my 2nd great grandmother is Cinderella (listed also as Cynder, Cinder, Ella, Civdulla). I cannot find any records of Matilda’s childhood. The family she is connected
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Looking for information related to my great great great grandmother Annie bell (sue) sharp. She was born to Ella Davis smith and frank smith on June 3 ,1907. She passed away February 9, 1987. She was full blooded Cherokee. There are not many left in the family who carry information on my ancestors. To my
Her name was Virginia Tharp. I would like any information that I can get. My fathers family was in the Bastrop LA, and Hamburg Arkansas.
I recognize this is a longshot but I’m running out of ideas. I was told that I have a Cherokee ancestor. I may or may not have other tribes in my dna but my family does not have documentation and I do not have contact with some of them. I am invested in finding a
I’m looking for a Mamie Smith born 1850-1870 give or take. She married a man with the last name Moore. She was born on a reservation in Oklahoma. I would love to figure out her birth year. Her parents names. Anything really.
Desperately seeking any information on Native American heritage for the Hornsby and Simmons families connected or from South Alabama. Thanks.
Looking for any information on John W Smith. Born about 1839 in Georgia. Married Nancy Levina Bradshaw in Benton Co Arkansas in 1867. They had a daughter, Levina E Smith. I have documentation stating John W Smith was full blood Cherokee. I can’t find any trace of him after he left in 1870.
My husband, Billy Ray Chitwood, of Campbell Co., TN, was always told he had Cherokee ancestors. He has done the ancestry DNA test and it doesn’t show, but since it would be far back that isn’t surprising. Serepta Lawson married William Hiram Bridges. Recently I came across a Tye Lawson (parents: George Rogers and Sally
Hi! Family tradition and a regional history book claim that one of our female ancestors was half Cherokee and half Irish. However, Ancestry.com doesn’t have information on her and a 23andme report actually showed no Native American blood in my grandmother. So, I’m trying to find out if the history book is wrong or if
I don’t know anything! Just found out I’m 1/4 Cherokee on my fathers side. His great grandmother was a smith who was full blooded cherokee. They apparently still own land there. I wanna know anything ! I just found my father 2 weeks ago. My grandmother was Mary Viola Smith. Maybe this isn’t enough info.