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    1  Ancestors Indian heritage - Angela Bryant Bell
    My Indian Ancestors did not registered as Indians, I knew my great great uncles and aunts. My grandfather used to talk about how they used to dance at the powwow in Alabama. Their are a few elderly fa..

    2  Re: Cherokee freedmen lawsuit WON - Robert Johnson
    Greetings Marilyn, and congratulations to you, Jon Velie and all the others who fought this fight for so long! As we who are wise have always known, "If there is no struggle, there is no progress..

    3  Re: Cherokee freedmen lawsuit WON - Angela Walton-Raji
    Thank you Marilyn, for your explanation about the recent case and for highlighting much of the work that went into this process. Like you, I have received questions as to whether the case included Fre..

    4  Cherokee freedmen lawsuit WON - Marilyn Vann
    Friends, I appreciate the many well wishers on the victory won in the DC Federal courtroom. The court battle began in 2003, and prior to that of course there had been cases which were dismissed on tec..

    5  Re: Forum Needs Fixing: Can You Help - Forum
    GREAT !!!..

    6  Re: Forum Needs Fixing: Can You Help - Tyronne A Foy
    OMG....It looks like it's working again to me. I can get to every forum without delays or fumbling for movement of the page from forum to forum. I think the last time I was on this site was March of t..

    7  Hey Lady In The Red Polka Dot Dress!  - Vicky Daviss Mitchell
    Who Are You Lady In The Red Polka Dot Dress? Here we go again, as I try to make sense of my dreams. Lady in the red polka dot dress why were you standing there talking to me with your back turned?..

    8  Freedmen Community Choctaw Freedmen Project - TerryLIGON
    Clearly all of these families migrated to this area and banded together out of need or based on their familial ties. It is quite possible that because of a single enslaver or a family of Choctaw ensla..

    9  Re: Cherokee Freedmen Win Their Case in Federal Co - Ken Cooper
    Here is an interview I did with WGBH, a NPR station in Bosgon, about the judge's decision. The radio show host wanted to focus on my own family. http://news.wgbh.org/2017/09/08/news/judge-rules-descen..

    10  "Looking for Isaac Rogers", - Cherokee Freedman  - Angela Walton-Raji
    Tune in at 8pm Eastern time to hear Nicka Smith, great great granddaughter of US Deputy Marshall Isaac (Ike) Rogers tonight on Family Tree Webinars! Ike Rogers served under Federal Judge Isaac C. Park..

    11  Charles Harris - dcalexander
    Hello all, I'm researching information about my great-grandfather, Charles Harris. I know he was born in Alabama on March 25, 1892. According to his Certificate of Death, he was killed (homicide-firea..

    12  Re: Cherokee Freedmen Win Their Case in Federal Co - Brad Littlejohn
    Erma, I had thought the victory for the 1866 Treaty would also include the Creek and Choctaw tribes, since Marilyn Vann was representing the Descendants of the five tribes, but not so. It seems that a..

    13  Re: Cherokee Freedmen Win Their Case in Federal Co - Norma
    Erma, I had thought the victory for the 1866 Treaty would also include the Creek and Choctaw tribes, since Marilyn Vann was representing the Descendants of the five tribes, but not so. It seems that a..

    14  Slavery In America - Vicky Daviss Mitchell
    In recent weeks, as Americans across the country have engaged in debates about how the Civil War period is publicly commemorated, a quieter battle over a related question was finally put to rest. On A..

    15  Re: Cherokee Freedmen Win Their Case in Federal Co - ERMALENE
    HELLO NORMA JUST A FRIENDLY REMINDER I DO NOT THINK ANYONE FROM CREEK NATION WANTS TO SPEND THAT MUCH MONEY WHEN THEY WILL Loose IN COURT JUST REMEMBER IN 1979 CREEK NATION CHANGED THERE CONSTITUTION ..



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