I am looking for information on my Great x 4 Grandfather Zachariah Sparks believed to be full blooded Cherokee. The last known research was done in 1985 and research stopped at his son Ira R. Sparks and his wife, Mahala (Haly), maiden name unknown. Ira R. was a confederate soldier in Georgia around 1863. Zachariah
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I am looking for these surnames. My ancestors I believe came out of Georgia,possiby Paulding. My Great great grandmother s name was Missouri Evoline Sparks/spaks. She married Frances Whorton. They were located in Etowah Co. Alabama. I am looking for any of the surnames i listed above. Thank You
Looking for information on my family genealogy. I’ve traced back several generations but am unable to determine where the Cherokee heritage actually lies. I was told my great-grandmother’s mother was full blooded Cherokee, named Harriet Jane Self, later married to Charley Sparks. She was born in 1888 in Newton County, Arkansas.
Looking for more information on my ancestors. Starting with my 2nd great-grandfather James Nix b. 1858 in Hickman County, TN, died in 1893. His mother Rebecca Brown, whose mother was Cherokee, born Jun 1820, Dickson, Tn. Her mother Nancy Welch, born 1790 in SC, died Sept 19, 1860 in Big Spring Creek, TN. Her parents
My grandmother was born in Picton Ontario. Her mother had an affair in 1941 while her husband was away at war; the product of the affair was my Nana, an obviously Native baby. All my Nana knows is her mother referred to her birth father as Bert Sparks, and that he was Cherokee. Can anyone
Was always told that we come from Cherokee, trying to find any info on the Terry line and or Sparks line in Alabama. My Great Grandparents Arthur Terry and Idella (Goodwin) Terry, had a picture of a Cherokee Indian in their bedroom and all I remember is that it was their Great or Great Great