My 6th GGrandmother is Keziah Elizabeth Brooks (1735-1785), dau. of Littleton Brooks & Elizabeth Wallings. She was married to James Williams. I see many references to her in genealogy sites as half Cherokee and called Princess Floating Cloud. Her son, James Sheridan Sherod Williams, has been verified as a DNA match for me. I’m trying
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Looking for information on my great great grandfather, Elisha Williams, born 1824, per census. Lived in Glensprings Spartanburg, SC. Married Nancy Powell (second wife), and had a son, John Williams (my g grandfather). One census listed a father, Stoball Williams, but I can find no information on this person. My great grandfather, John Williams received
Recently have discovered that Chief Bowles is my 5th GGF. My tracing stops with Tranquilla Bowles Williams (1840-1917) granddaughter of Chief Bowles. She is my 3rd GGM. I am needing to know who her parents were. Any information is greatly appreciated!
Any information regarding Cherokee heritage: Willis Frank Williams, born 1824 in GA; married Suzannah McMillar; child Riley Williams born 1865, is my great grandfather.
Hi! I’m looking for my 3rd great grandmother, Amanda William’s parents, Lewis and Charry Kelly. Amanda Williams was born March 1843 in Duplin, North Carolina. I have hunches about who these people were in relation to “race” but for now, I’m going on what I remember of family stories. My grandmother always told me about
I am a Native American assistant history professor at Northeastern State University researching and writing about Cherokee historian Rachel Carolina Eaton and seeking to understand experiences of the Cherokee female seminary and Cherokee education in the Tahlequah region. I hope to connect with relatives and community who have direct ties to these histories and seminarians.
I am researching my father’s mother’s family. My great grandmother, Mattie Williams Swan Johnson, gave a brief genealogy of her father’s family. This page in the genealogy was very brief. Beginning with her Mattie Williams Swan Johnson – b. November. 4, 1907- d.March 1997 Charles L. Williams- (her father) b. March 14, 1868 Washington, Ark.
I am looking to learn more about my grandparent. My grandmother Lula Edna Williams married Everett “Ben” Beadman, 95, Topeka, who died Tuesday, May 8, 2001 and died in 1961. Mary Frances Young, St. Paul, Minn., Deanna C. Walker, Beaumont, Texas, and Janet L. Hathaway and Delores J. Smith, both of Topeka; two sons, James
Looking for family members. Race: Black He was born around 1900 in NC. Died in Maryland. Sisters: Sara Lee (Smith), Fannie, Lou, Addie (Young)
Everett Williams is my great Grandfather. I have not been able to locate any information on him. My grandma says he was full blooded Cherokee any information would be greatly appreciated.