Jw Who here has CHerokee indian in them and knows about the TOT

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Bock_Bock, Mar 12, 2009.

  1. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    I come from a strong line of the cherokee indian past, it was eathier my great grandma or my great great grandma that died on the trail of tears, luckily her kids made it through to the end, so i was just wondering if anyone else here has indian in them especially Cherokee
     
  2. william9792

    william9792 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nov 23, 2008
    graham, nc
    yes I have it one both sides cherokee cheif on mothers side
     
  3. Mourningdove

    Mourningdove Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 17, 2008
    Cleveland, Tn.
    both sides for me also! 1 of my gr,gr,grandma's died on her way back to Ga. on the trail of tears! My mom currently lives on the trail of tears in Tennessee. I am also a proud memember of a tribe here in Alabama!
     
  4. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    unfortunetly i live her ein california where there isnt that many Cherokees living lol my mom was originally from Oklahoma at the end of the trail we too are related back to the chief
     
  5. Mourningdove

    Mourningdove Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 17, 2008
    Cleveland, Tn.
    there was several different chiefs back then, & several clans
     
  6. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    i had the big ol family tree mapped out i have to see if i can find it i hope i can
     
  7. TheOLDNewChick

    TheOLDNewChick I'm an original

    Jun 12, 2007
    Tioga, Louisiana
    Cherokee on my momma's side.
     
  8. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    have any of you guys gone to like the monuments or to some of the places the cherokees settled into after their forced move i did and it was nice to see what it was like for them we even went to the original grav sites it was an experiance this was all in Oklahoma tho
     
  9. Mourningdove

    Mourningdove Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 17, 2008
    Cleveland, Tn.
    I have never been to Oklahoma but hope to 1 day.......I have been to several of the original Cherokee sites, you know the Ga./Tn.NC areas.
    Ever hear of Red Clay? The last council grounds before the forced march! Also Ross's Landing?
     
  10. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Both my daughter-in-laws have Native American blood...one Cherokee and the other Choctaw.
     

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