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Native American - General Reference

"Native American Directory: Vital Records of Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York and Wisconsin." By Lorraine (Rainwaters) Henry. Heritage Books, 1998. Gives births, deaths, and marriages of documented Native People of the 1700s and 1800s. JAR

"Who's Looking for Whom in Native American Ancestry. Vol. 1." By Laurie Beth Duffy. Heritage Books, 1997. Lists Native American ancestors and the researchers looking for them. Gives contact information. JAR

Cherokee Nation

"Cherokee Emigration Rolls 1817-1835," and "Cherokee Roots Vol I Eastern Cherokee Rolls." 1. Transcribed by Jack D. Baker 2. By: Bob Blankenship. "Cherokee Roots" VOL I: Eastern Cherokee Rolls listing 1817 Reservation Rolls; 1817-1835Emigration Roll; 1835 Henderson Roll; 1848 Mullay Roll; 1851 Siler Roll; 1852 Chapman Roll; 1869 Swetland Roll; 1883 Hester Roll; 1908 Churchhill Roll; 1909 Guion Miller East; 1924 Baker Roll. Instructions on Enrollment procedures for the Eastern Band of Cherokees. Willing to do look-ups. JP3

"Cherokee Roots, Vol 1 and 2." Bob Blankenship, 1992. A Cherokee Roots publication. Official United States census of Cherokee Indians east of the Mississippi River 1817-1924 (vol 1). Vol 2 - official census of Cherokees from 1851-1909 residing west of the Mississippi River. M6

"History of the Cherokee Indians: Old Families and Their Genealogy." Emmet Starr, 1921. KM6

Choctaw Nation

"Life and Times of the Choctaw Original Enrollees." Wesley and Charleen Samuels, privately published 1997. Stories and family histories told by the actual Choctaw families. DM3

Dakota Nation

"The Flandrau Papers: Treasure Trove for Mixed Blood Dakota Indian Genealogy." Park Geneaolgical Books, 1997. Lists over 400 individuals seeking annuities restitution in 1897. Gives locale of filing, age, occupation, sometimes address. Frequently features a family group, parent or guardian with children. Witnesses are often relatives. Nicknames are revealed. Facilitates data links between 1889 Mdewakanton Sioux census, state and federal censuses. Considered to generally affirm Indian ancestry. Does not list blood quantum nor agency affiliation. A given surname may encompass numerous individuals: approximate birth year is helpful. KB2

Pequot Nation

"A Man Called Sampson, 1580-1989." Will Ottery & Rudi Ottery. Penobscot Press, 1989. "The ancestry and progency of Sampson, a Mashantucket Pequot Indian, born in what is now New London County, Connecticut - including brief descriptions of family connections to other historic native American family groups, the ancient Pequot tribe, the Pequot War, and the Brothertown tribe of New York and the Brothertown tribe of Wisconsin." AA

"Sampson Occom and The Christian Indians of New England." W. Deloss Love, Ph.D, The Pilgrim Press, 1899. AA