White Earth Band Ojibwe Genealogy Research
The White Earth Band Ojibwe Indian tribe is also known as
the Chippewa tribe. They prefer to call themselves Anishinaabe,
which means "the original people".
Although the White Earth Band Indian Reservation is
located in Becker County, Minnesota, the Ponsford Indian Community
is west of Hubbard County and shares in the commerce
of Park Rapids, the county seat of Hubbard County.
(Ransom Judd Powell Papers)
Historic Ojibwe Names
Below are some resources of Ojibwe ancestors
The following affidavits were from the research of the late Betty Dubuque Ross
and was submitted by her niece, Dori Dubuque Marszalek.
One of the best places to gather information for researching American Indian ancestry is on the Access Genealogy web site. There is a wealth of information on that site. Be sure to check out the Where to Start links.
More Interesting Resources:
Ancestry.com has the United States Indian Census 1885-1940
If you don't have a subscription, most libraries have computer access to the site.