• 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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  • 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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  • 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 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 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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  • Was Winnie Hunt Parker a Cherokee or Creek Indian?

    I have been told on ancestry that Winnie Hunt Parker was Cherokee or Creek Indian, but both nations don't have her in their rolls. She was born in 1797 in Georgia and later moved to Alabama with her husband John Parke...
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  • Seeking names of Cherokee relatives

    How do I find names related to removal or relocating of Native Americans prior to Dawes. I am researching my personal history, I found a connection with Eastern Cherokee in Dawes and have DNA to match but I never knew...
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  • Seeking 1940 Chemawa Indian School Cemetery plot map

    In our publication Beaver Briefs (V 25-1, 1993) the Willamette Valley Genealogical Society (Salem, OR) made reference to a "master plat plan created in 1940 by W. B. SHOWALTER." showing burials in the Chemawa Cemetery...
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  • Looking for Osage Nation Indian roll for 1906

    Looking for Osage Nation Indian roll for 1906, specifically Hawkins tribal members.
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  • Looking for images of the Menominee Treaty of September 3, 1836

    Hello, I'm looking for images of the treaty of September 3, 1836 between the Menominee tribe and the US Government. The agent of the US Government was Wisconsin Territory Governor Dodge, and Chief OshKosh was the prin...
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  • Seeking information on fifth great grandfather

    My fifth great grandfather was reportedly part Huron Indian and French, from Quebec Canada then Pennsylvania where he married my 5g grandmother. I have a name but now what do i do?   I am new to genealogy search...
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  • Seeking information about Millie Hill/Millie Elrod

    I'm trying to find information on my great grandmother Millie Elrod maiden name Millie K. Hill. There are so many variations in her birth dates on different census, one states abt 1871 and on her death certificate it ...
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  • Seeking Cherokee records of Parish Rivers Thaxton

    My grandfather was Parish Rivers Thaxton, 50% Cherokee on his mother's side. I would like more information on his Cherokee lineage. He lived in Oak Grover, LA.  His sons were Henry Don, Parish Rivers Jr. known as...
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