(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.
LINKS TO BOOKS AT WWW.ARCIVES.ORG
Myths of the Cherokee - Mooney, James, 1861-1921
The removal of the Cherokee Indians from Georgia (Volume 1) - Lumpkin, Wilson, 1783-1870
The removal of the Cherokee Indians from Georgia (Volume 2) - Lumpkin, Wilson, 1783-1870
Cherokee Indian family history records by the name of Brown, back to 1835, in the United States - Burns, Annie Walker, 1894-
he case of the Cherokee Nation against the State
of Georgia : argued and determined at the Supreme Court of the United States,
January Term, 1831 : with an appendix ... -
Cohen, M.L. Bib. of early Amer. law
A history of the upper country of South Carolina
: from the earliest periods to the close of the War of Independence - Logan,
Page [vi] incorrectly numbered viii
The Indian races of North and South America : comprising an account of the principal aboriginal races, a description of their national customs, mythology, and religious ceremonies, the history of their most powerful tribes, and of their most celebrated chiefs and warriors, their intercourse and wars with the European settlers, and a great variety of anecdote and description, illustrative of personal and national character - Brownell, Charles De Wolf, 1822-1909