(always under construction)
These pages aren't personal editorials of the tragedy's and the lives of the Cherokee People. There's many web sites where anyone can get edited and often biased history. These pages designed to give the user primary resource information designed to help in their research. Given to you as honest and factual information.
We will do our best to give you, the user, an explanation, to the best of our knowledge, of what each document is and its purpose when possible.
Please contact here with questions and or any donations of documents for these pages.
The American State papers are among the best resources we have for Indian Affairs. Those related to Cherokee inhabitants are extracted and/or linked off www.rootsweb.com/~tnpolk2
For several years Dennis and Judy have provided quality information concerning Native American Research. Their pages are at www.accessgenealogy.com
(Some are downloadable .pdf files...others are documents.)
Springplace Moravian Mission and the Ward Family Part 1 (no copyright on these 3 documents) (This document's information has been brought into question by other researchers. Please verify.)
Emigration Correspondence, 1831, 1832 from the American State Papers - Includes an 1835 Athens Journal Newspaper Article
The very large number of census' taken of Cherokee Inhabitants began in the very early 1800's. A working knowledge of these will always help any researcher. These are not the rolls but information necessary to learn about them.