Author:Angela Y. Walton-Raji


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Black Indian Genealogy Research: African-American Ancestors Among the Five Civilized Tribes, An Expanded Edition

By: Angela Y. Walton-Raji

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2007

Seller ID: W4473

ISBN: 0788444735

Condition: 242 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 242 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc

In 1907, the Indian Territory became the State of Oklahoma. To qualify for the payments and land allotments set aside for the Five Civilized Tribes, the former slaves of these nations had to apply for official enrollment, thus producing testimonies of immense value to today’s genealogist. In this expanded edition, Ms. Walton-Raji shows where to find and how to use the Indian Freedman Records, discusses Black Indians and Tri-Racial groups, explores the lifestyle of Indian ancestors, and presents Cherokee, Creek, Choctaw, Chickasaw and Seminole case studies. Appendices include: documents ... View more info