• Seeking Indian Claims Commission Records for Washington State

    Hello! I am looking for the transcript of proceedings before the Indian Claims Commission, docket 294; the Skagit Tribe of Indians, 1955. These are in Record Group 75, Tulalip Indian Agency records. I would be very gr...
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  • Seeking NARA Records on Indian Removal/Trail of Tears

    When searching for "Trail of Tears" and "Indian Removal" in the History Hub, the following resources are mentioned in the History Hub: Ancestry.com Fold3.com National Archives Catalog Record Group 75 - Bureau of I...
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  • Seeking Kern-Clifton Interviews

    I have two roll numbers from Kern-Clifton Rolls.  I have searched all corresponding numbers on DAWES to no avail.  How do I find the actual interviews / cards, etc. from this Roll?  Thank you!
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  • Seeking connection between Ben McIntosh & Capt. William McIntosh

    How do I find information on Ben McIntosh, a black/Creek descendant of Capt. William McIntosh? I am trying to find the connection between Ben McIntosh, my great-grandfather, and Capt. William McIntosh.  Grandpa B...
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  • Seeking proof that Comfort Hester was Cherokee

    I am looking for solid proof that ties Comfort Hester (1754-1836) to Cherokee origins. She was married to John Hester (1754-1820) and they lived in Bladen County, NC. I am descended from their daughter, Rebecca Hester...
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  • Seeking why family status changed on Creek Dawes roll

    My family was once listed as full blood on Creek Nation Dawes rolls. But now when I look up the roll number it gives my family and another family and they are listed as full blood and my family is listed as freedmen. ...
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  • How to apply for homestead rights and rolls?

    I just found out my granny and papa were both registered members of the Eastern Creek Indian tribe. I would  like to apply for homestead rights and roll rights. How or where would I begin?
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  • Which Native American Tribes are originally from New Mexico?

    Which Native American Tribes are originally from New Mexico? I'm trying to determine if the surname Trujeque is originally a Native American one?
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  • Seeking information about Indians living in Indiana Co, PA & Brooke Co, Va

    I am looking for information Indians that would've been living in Indiana County, PA around the 1850's and possibly associated with the Peddicord family. Also, Indians that may have been associated with the Prosser fa...
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  • Seeking information about the Dawes Act & Lake Traverse Reservation

    I would like to learn more about the circumstances surrounded the Dawes Act as it relates to the Sisseton-Wahpeton Reservation (Lake Traverse) in South Dakota.  Specifically, how and when did white settlers get l...
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  • Seeking to trace Indian heritage of Minnie M. Snyder

    Trying to trace Minnie M. Snyder who was born in Jordan Township, Sullivan County, PA. Family lore says she was 1/2 Cherokee. How do we trace early Indian tribes? Dawes Roll has Minnie L. but the number associated wit...
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  • Seeking BIA letter stating Wintu Indian Tribe part of Pitt River Indian Tribe

    I am seeking a copy of a letter from BIA written to the Wintu Indian Tribe of California in 1955 stating that "from this date forward, the Wintu Indian Tribe is considered part of Pitt River Indian Tribe of California."
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  • Info on each chief red wings

    My great great grandfather was Chief Red Wing.  I am trying to find out which one of the Chief Red Wings he is.  I know they had other names too.  It may be possible my great great grandfather was calle...
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  • How much was paid for Cherokee Strip

    What is the amount and date the US paid the Cherokee people for the Cherokee Strip?
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  • Looking for Phoenix Indian School records

    Census records show my grandmother had 4 Indian children before marrying my grandfather.  They attended Phoenix Indian School between 1900 & 1910. Their names were Joe, Lizzie, Minnie, and Pedro Wolf or Wolfe...
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  • How to find the names of people living in early MS towns?

    My ancestor named Bob Tubbee (or Tubby) lived in Six Towns (or Bogue Chitto) Mississippi, just before the Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek. He did not leave the Indian Village and lived in both Neshoba and Kemper counti...
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  • Looking for my Great Great Grandparents history -- Cherokee or Chata?

    Hello Everyone, I am looking for more info on my great great grandparents. My great great-grandma's married name was Rachel L Johnson born September 1872 and my great great-grandpa's name was Frank Johnson born March ...
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  • Seeking assistance with the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indian Rolls

    I have been told my whole life that my family is Cherokee from NC and also Cherokee from Oklahoma and Cheyenne somewhere. So I have been able to find my Grandmother on my mother's side on the Oklahoma Dawes Rolls, whi...
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  • What tribe lived in S. CAROLINA about 1830

    What Tribe existed in S Carolina around 1830.. I’m looking for Cambay Ross around that time.  Would like to know who his parents were and siblings..  For Note he has a grandson named after him, as Cumb...
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  • How to find Chippewa ancestors

    How can i find my Chippewa ancestors in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa? Their surname was Green. It seems that they went back and forth to those three or four states. I have just determined that my mother had Chippewa ...
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