I am helping my friend with her genealogy. She only knows some stories of her family on both the Pinkard and Buie side that are Cherokee. Acording to her, the Pinkard Cherokee is supposed to have been her fathers grandfather, who was somehow “adopted” into the family and passed off as their “white” child. I’ve
Genealogy Queries by surname - Staggs
I am looking for anyone who is from this line. Trying to research my Cherokee genealogy. I have hit brick walls. My great-great Grandparents were Mahala Staggs & Stephen P. Shaw both born in Parke County Indiana (their parents were from Tennessee & Kentucky in the Early 1830’s). Their son was my great-grandfather, John A.
Searching for possible members of Staggs side of family. Don’t know any past 2 generations from Texas. Up to great grandpa is all knowledge I have. Truly want to know all I can about my Native American heritage. Please help!